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Stallions hope to learn from loss

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webmaster | 09/10/13

KERMAN — In the season opener for the Madera South football team, the Stallions came into the game against Kerman trying to reverse the losing trend from last year’s winless campaign.

Despite two first-half turnovers, the Stallions kept it close heading into the halftime break but it was a solid ground attack by the Lions (2-0) that proved to be too much for Madera South in a 37-14 road loss.

For Stallions head coach Scott Donegan, there’s plenty to build off of from Friday night’s loss, especially with Madera County opponent and defending Div. V Central Section champion Liberty-Madera Ranchos up next.

“We got better as the game went on, the first quarter we were not up to speed,” Donegan said. “It took us the whole quarter to catch up to their speed but Kerman did play in Week 0. We can definitely build off of this. Our offense and our defense are going to get better. It was a physical game and there were a lot of positives.”...


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