Texas High School Football - Mercedes gets by Edcouch-ElsaSeptember 28, 2018: Mercedes, TX 78570
The crowd at Friday's league contest between the Mercedes Tigers (Mercedes, TX) and the visiting Edcouch-Elsa Yellowjackets (Edcouch, TX), observed Mercedes's football squad edge Edcouch-Elsa by a count of 23-16.
The Tigers now own a 2-3 record. They play next when they travel to Pioneer for a 5A-2 Region IV District 16 contest on Friday, October 5. Mercedes will play a Diamondbacks squad coming off a 43-14 non-league win over Rivera (Brownsville, TX). The Diamondbacks record now stands at 2-2.
Coming up next, the Yellowjackets play the Valley View Tigers (Pharr, TX) in a 5A-2 Region IV District 16 contest, on Friday, October 5. Edcouch-Elsa will attempt to upgrade on its 1-4 season record. The Tigers go into the contest with a 5-0 record after their 38-7 league win over Roma (Roma, TX).