In spite of not putting up more than 14 points in any quarter,
La Marque (Tex.)
still pulled off a 35-12 win over
Ball (Galveston, Tex.)
The Cougars were up 21-0 at the half after taking the lead on in the first
La Marque expanded its lead to 22 points entering the fourth quarter. LM
scored once in the quarter on a passing touchdown.
The Cougars came into the game allowing 12.0 points per game.
The victory is a complete turnaround from last season's game between these
two teams, which the Tornadoes took, 38-16. The result could have been
expected though, as La Marque has won 85.7% of the last seven games between
the two teams, with a record of 6-1.
La Marque (2-0) goes up against Texas City in a non-conference game matchup
next week, while Ball (0-2) locks horns with KIPP Sunnyside in a non-conference