Cimarron-Memorial won in three against the Grizzlies’ denying them their first conference victory. The Spartans hold a 12-9 record with a 4-6 conference ratio. Spring Valley has yet to collect one conference win, but has suffered 10 conference losses on their 5-25 season.
The Panthers left Faith with the 3-0 match victory collecting their 8th conference victory. They sit among the top five 4A Sunset teams at 8-2 with a season record of 19-13.
Arbor View remains among the undefeated at 7-0 after winning at home during homecoming in the Battle of the Bulls trophy game against the Legacy Longhorns (4-3, 2-2 conf.).
The first quarter exhibited a quick, ferocious and powerful Trailblazers team on both sides of the ball, but the second quarter would tell a different story.
A rough night for Clark brought on by solid Grizzlies (4-3) defense only allowed one score and a 2-pt conversion.
The Desert Shields came out a little battered but far from cracked against the Warriors Thursday night.
The Rams battled hard through two games, but stalled on the last sealing the 3-0 victory for Green Valley.
The Mustangs went to Centennial, jotted onto Leavitt Field, and did what Mustangs do best. They went wild and ran around freely against the Bulldog’s defense. Shadow Ridge won a decisive 37-7 victory only allowing a score in the last few minutes of the game.
Things seemed tight when the Aggies were only a score’s reach from the Panthers going into halftime. They turned it up in the second half, pulling away and taking home a 27-7 victory. Senior running back Jaquari Hannie carried most of the weight for the victors collecting 144 yards and two touchdowns. A 90-yard kick off return by senior Rodney Pitts was the longest play of the night and resulted in a score for the Aggies.
The Crusaders claimed a homecoming victory over 3-2 Cimarron-Memorial in front of hundreds of fans decked out in maroon and gear promoting a message of strength and unity throughout Vegas and Nevada. The 58-37 declaration was important for a number of reasons. First, it pushes the team closer to a playoff bid after a very tumultuous thus season. Two, during homecoming a win like this in sleek, new jerseys is good for the morale of fans and supporters as well as the team going into a tough away game next week.