Defending Class 2A state champion Meadows routed in season opener

Mojave (Calif.) set the tone early, scoring on the opening kickoff on the way to a 57-6 home win over The Meadows on Friday.

Garrett Gosse hit Max Newman with a 67-yard touchdown pass in the third quarter for the Mustangs’ lone score.

Gosse completed 8 of 21 passes, with Newman catching six for 100 yards. Torrey Mayes ran for 26 yards on 11 carries.

Jaquinn Tatum added 69 yards and two touchdowns on six carries for Mojave.