The 7th grade football played thier first game of the season against the Hidalgo Pirates. The Pirates won the game 28-14 handing them their first loss of the season. Israel Rodriguez scored on a rushing TD in the second quarter for the Bobcats. Julian Trevino was successful on the 2pt. conversion. Micah Trevino also found paydirt punching it in with an option from Julian Trevino.
The 8th grade also lost to Hidalgo 18-0 The defense allowed 18 points in the first half shutting them out in the second half. the offense was led by Jaiden Basaldua. He had a great night keeping the Pirate defense on their toes for the night. Overall both teams did a great job for their first showing of the season.
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