Freshman Black win over Kempner 33-0
Freshman White 12 North Shore 14
The freshman white football team went down in a hard fought battle Wednesday to North Shore 14-12. North Shore came out strong early posting 14 points while holding the Mav’s scoreless at halftime. Coming out for the second half with an inspired effort, the Mav’s defense was able to shut out North Shore during the second half. The Mav’s offense, starting to run on all cylinders, put up 12 second half points. The outcome of the contest came down to the last play of the game as the Mav’s were unsuccessful in converting their two point try. Standout performers for the Mav’s this week were: Xavier Elias, Isiah Juarez, and Stephen Figueroa. Despite the loss, there were plenty of positives to be taken from this game and the Mav’s will take those with them as they practice for next week’s opponent, Dickinson.
JV White 6 Spring Legacy Academy 22
JV Black 16 Kempner 8
The JV black team started the season with a 16-8 victory over Kempner on Thursday. The game was a close 0 – 0 score going into the 4th quarter. Both defenses played well. Javonte Dillion broke a run for 53 yards for the first score of the game. J.D. Zapata threw a short pass to Alex Alarcon. The very next possession Zapata threw a long completion to Alarcon for a touchdown. Zapata ran for the 2 point conversion. Kempner added a late touchdown to no avail. The defense was led by Israel Davila, Mark Hall, Damien Tollentino, and Jeremy Prada. The offense moved the ball behind Jeff Ramirez, Elijah Norwood, Reuben Cantu, and Xavier Gallardo. The Mavs next game is Thursday at Veteran’s Stadium vs. Dickinson.