Texas High School Football - Rivera felled by Veterans MemorialSeptember 2, 2016: Brownsville, TX 78521
In Friday's non-league game, the Veterans Memorial Chargers (Brownsville, TX) football team were victorious over the host Rivera Raiders (Brownsville, TX), by a score of 35-16.
The Chargers (2-0) will now prepare for their game against Vela (Edinburg, TX). The Sabercats come into the non-league game with a 1-1 record. In their last game, Vela was knocked off by Edcouch-Elsa (Edcouch, TX), 34-30, in a non-league game.
The Raiders now sport a 1-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Pharr-San Juan-Alamo for a non-league game on Friday, September 9. Rivera will battle a Bears team coming off a 35-27 non-league loss to Harlingen South (Harlingen, TX). The Bears record now stands at 1-1.