Football Friday Night- Week 3
Week Three of Football Friday Night took place on the night after 9/11, and no El Paso-area team played on Thursday night. District 1-5A, the largest district in the area, began district play last week-- except for El Paso High who had a bye week.
In our Apex by Sunglass Hut Game of the Week, Del Valle overcame a 21-7 halftime deficit and score 21 unanswered points to defeat Coronado 28-21.
At the SAC, Americas led Odessa Permian 7-0 for three quarters, before succumbing to Mojo 21-14.
Chapin shut-out Jefferson 45-0 at Baty-Simmang Stadium.
Irvin demolished Burges 37-6.
Andress enjoyed an easy homecoming crushing of Austin, 69-28.
Canutillo struggled early but pulled from Bowie 38-6.
Eastwood ruined rival Bel Air's homecoming plans, thumping them 68-7.
Hanks dominated Santa Teresa 35-6.
Montwood traveled to Seminole, TX and was handed a tough 51-20 loss at the hands of the Amarillo High Sandies.
Franklin beat San Angelo Central 31-21 in Hobbs, NM.
Amarillo Palo Duro shut-out Eastlake 35-0.
El Dorado trampled all over Gadsden 50-12.
Clint went back and forth with Horizon before pulling away 48-30.
Parkland sealed their 27-6 victory over Mountain View by halftime and just killed the clock in the second half.
Fabens beat Riverside 21-7.
Socorro took care of business over Cathedral 21-0.
Cobre beat Ysleta in tough defensive battle, 20-12.
Chaparral jumped out to a 20-0 halftime lead before holding onto the 20-14 over San Elizario.
Tornillo led 14-6 over Anthony at halftime before turning it into a rout at 42-6.
As at least one of the districts has begun district play, let's update the district standings:
El Paso 0-0
Now let's take a look at our slate of games for Week Four:
Thursday, September 18
Ysleta vs Eastlake @ SAC, 6:30 pm*
Andress @ Irvin, 6:30 pm+
Socorro @ Las Cruces Centennial
Friday, September 19
Americas @ Midland Christian
Coronado @ Odessa Permian
Franklin @ Midland High
Midland Lee vs El Dorado @ SAC
Carlsbad @ Eastwood
Jefferson @ El Paso High+
Canutillo vs Chapin @ Irvin+
Burges @ Bowie+
Horizon @ Hanks*
Riverside @ Bel Air*
Parkland @ Del Valle*
Fabens @ Pecos
Clint @ Hatch Valley (NM)
Chaparral @ Mountain View
Cathedral @ San Elizario
Mesilla Valley Christian @ Tornillo
Anthony @ Van Horn, 6:30 pm
*= denotes 2-5A game, += denotes 1-5A game
In Week Four of Football Friday Night, District 1-5A will continue with Austin taking the week off. District 2-5A begins district play. District 1-6A has another week of non-district games before beginning district play, so will be taking on several West Texas schools and two New Mexico schools. We will speak to you next week for Football Friday Night!