By Mark Smith, Ron Montez, Tyler A. Takeda and Roger Munoz
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
After the Mendota Aztecs tied the score at seven in the second quarter, the Liberty Hawks proceeded to score 48 straight points to record their second straight rout.
If there was ever a high school football game in which the score didn’t necessarily reflect how evenly the teams battled on the field — then the Madera South vs. Kerman game was it.
By Roger Munoz
The Chowchilla Redskins’ rushing attack and stout defensive play was too much for the Le Grand Bulldogs to handle, as the Bulldogs were routed 27-0 in Chowchilla.
Player of the game: Running back Wade Wallace rushed for 111 yards on just eight carries for the Hawks, averaging almost 14 yards per carry and scored two touchdowns.
Players of the game: Keeping the ball away from the Stallion offense, Kerman’s Andrew Flores carried the ball a team-high 13 times for 64 yards and caught a 35-yard touchdown pass from Evan Sagariba
Player of the game: Quarterback Anthony Stewart continues to impress, as he shook off an early interception in the first drive of the game to score two rushing touchdowns in the second quarter. Ste