A football team’s depth in the skill positions, such as the running back spot, could be considered a luxury for the coaching staff — even more so at the high school level.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
A North Sequoia League clash between the Chowchilla Redskins and the Kerman Lions turned into a one-sided affair, as the Redskins ran away with the 28-18 victory.
Player of the game: Junior kicker Evan Rios’ four field goals — 21, 51, 32, 37 — helped the Madera Coyotes overcome the Bullard Knights for the first time in 20 years.
Player of the game: Wade Wallace combined for 93 yards from scrimmage on just three carries.
Player of the game: Sanger quarterback Travis Turner was the standout player against the Stallions.
Madera boys suffer tough defeat in OT
Former Madera Coyote defensive lineman Josh Gibbs had a career day for the New Mexico State Aggies football team on Oct. 4 in a 36-28 loss to Georgia Southern University.