For Eldorado’s football team, Friday night’s contest against rival Chaparral wasn’t just a game.
Centennial football coach Leon Evans was impressed with the way his defense played in the first half of Friday night’s season opener. By the end of the night, a proud Evans wanted a trivia question answered.
Cimarron-Memorial High School football coach John Parcells has watched his players mature over the past several weeks, so he was careful not to panic when his squad fell behind by two touchdowns in the first quarter Friday.
Bishop Gorman quarterback Tate Martell replaced starter Danny Hong to spark the Gaels’ offense, while Russell Booze and Tyjon Lindsey each scored three touchdowns in a 48-27 win Friday over Servite at Cerritos College in Cerritos, Calif.
After Friday’s season opener at Basic, the jury may still be out on just how potent Liberty’s offense will be this season.
Football coaches know their teams won’t win many games if it commit turnovers.
Desert Pines didn’t just rebuild this summer. It reloaded.
Del Sol rushed for 271 yards and denied a 2-point conversion with fewer than 10 seconds to play to hold on for a 14-12 road victory at Valley on Friday.
Sierra Vista had more than 400 total yards en route to a 57-24 road win over Sunrise Mountain on Friday.
Senior tailback Junior Paongo rushed for 106 yards and three touchdowns to lead Virgin Valley to a 41-13 road win over Western on Friday..
Sandy Valley senior James Rau had four total touchdowns to lead the Sidewinders to a 62-6 road win over Victor Valley Christian (Calif.).
Jeremiah England caught a touchdown pass and rushed for two more as Pahruump Valley cruised to a season-opening 40-7 win over visiting Bonanza on Friday.
Pine View (Utah) quarterback Kody Wilstead threw for 166 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Panthers to a 42-7 win over Agassi Prep at Rancho on Friday.
Moapa Valley’s Zach Hymas completed 18 of 29 passes for 270 yards and two TDs Friday to lead the Pirates to a 19-6 home win over Spring Valley.