The struggle was real when Eastlake and Burges clashed on Friday, but the former ultimately edged out the latter 22-19.
The match started off well for Eastlake, whose offense put up 16 first-half points. Meanwhile, Burges couldn't get anything going offensively, leaving the score at 16-0 heading into the break. Eastlake almost let the contest get away from them in the second half, but they had just enough oomph to take it. The victory bumped their record up to 2-1. The loss dropped Burges back to even at 1-1-1.
Eastlake will look to defend their home turf next week against Coronado at 7:00 PM. As for Burges, they will face off against Socorro.
See how Eastlake vs. Burges plays out in the box score here
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