Texas High School Football - Mercedes sneaks past Edcouch-Elsa
(October 1, 2010: Edcouch, TX 78538) The Mercedes Tigers (Mercedes, TX) football edged the host Edcouch-Elsa Yellowjackets (Edcouch, TX), 14-10 in Friday's league bout.
In their next game, the Tigers face the Hidalgo Pirates (Hidalgo, TX) in a 4A Region IV District 32 bout, on Friday, October 8. Mercedes will attempt to move on its 3-3 season record. The Pirates enter the bout with a 2-3 record after their 31-13 league win over Juarez-Lincoln (La Joya, TX).
The Yellowjackets (3-2) will now prepare for their bout against Valley View (Pharr, TX). The Tigers enter the 4A Region IV District 32 bout with a 3-3 record. In their last bout, Valley View was nudged by Veterans Memorial (Mission, TX), 54-7, in a league bout.
First Quarter Summary
Mer - Esteban Gonzalez 18 Run (Efrain Guerra Kick), 3:53
Second Quarter Summary
Brandon Martinez 2 Run (Danny Palomares Kick), 7:57
Fourth Quarter Summary
EE - Palomares 25 Kick, 11:50
Mer - Gonzalez 3 Run (Guerra Kick ), 6:28