Texas High School Football - Rio Grande City held off by VelaOctober 22, 2015: Edinburg, TX 78539
In Thursday's league game, the Vela Sabercats (Edinburg, TX) football team tipped the visiting Rio Grande City Rattlers (Rio Grande City, TX), by a final score of 27-26.
The Sabercats (10-0) will now prepare for their game against Veterans Memorial (Mission, TX). The Patriots come into the 5A Region IV District 31 game with a 6-2 record.
The Rattlers now hold a 3-5 record. They take the field next when they host Veterans Memorial for a 5A Region IV District 31 game on Thursday, October 29. Rio Grande City will battle a Patriots team coming off a 45-24 league win over Valley View (Pharr, TX). The Patriots record now stands at 6-2.