Bulldogs leashed by Tolar defense after opening TD
Millsap broke first ice in a District 6-2A, Div. II contest in Tolar on Friday, but the Rattlers responded early and often to take a 22-7 by the end of the first quarter.
After a scoreless second frame, Tolar resumed dominance, blanking the Bulldogs while adding four more scores en route to a 48-7 rout.
The final propelled Tolar to a 2-0 district mark (4-1 overall), with Millsap’s district record evening to 1-1, with a season mark of 2-3.
The Rattlers host Scurry-Rosser on Friday, while Millsap faces another tough road test, traveling to take on Corsicana Mildred.
Brock senior runs amok in Eagles’ romp past Windthorst
Brock senior running back/quarterback Slaten Gough continues to leave indelible entries in the early chapters of Eagles’ gridiron record books.
Rushing for five touchdowns and throwing a scoring toss for another, Gough led the Brock offense in a 48-14 dissection of the Windthorst defense at Trojan Stadium on Friday.
In the first minute of play, Gough broke free for a 65-yard TD run, following up with a 70-yard jaunt barely two minutes later. He added scoring runs of 3, 5 and 20 yards, and connected with wideout Lance Ewell early in the fourth quarter for a 50-yard scoring toss.
The Eagles’ defense shut down Windthorst’s offense in the second half, as Brock improved its season record to 5-1 on the year in its free-lance slate.
After five consecutive contests on the road, the Eagles will return home on Friday, meeting Fort Worth Christian, who brings a season record of 3-2. The contest will be held at Brock’s Junior High Stadium at 7:30 p.m.
WCS Lions thump Legacy Bible, 38-13
Sophomore Austin Wheeling tossed three scoring touchdowns on Friday, as Weatherford Christian School improved its season mark to 4-1.