Esparto won the last time they faced Delta, and things went their way on Friday, too. Esparto put the hurt on Delta with a sharp 33-7 victory. Esparto were expected to win, but the margin was definitely larger than the state rankings had forecast.
After a totally unproductive first quarter, the Esparto offense stepped up its game and put 16 points on the board in the second quarter. Meanwhile, Delta couldn't get anything going offensively, leaving the score at 16-0 heading into the break. The Esparto defense stood its ground in the third quarter, giving up 0 and all but finishing the match. The win bumped their record up to 3-1. The loss dropped Delta's record to 1-4.
Esparto will stay at home next week against Winters at 7:30 PM. Delta will have some time to rest before their next game, which is against Woodland Christian in two weeks at 7:00 PM.
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