First & Goal Friday: November 10th
McALLEN - McAllen Memorial, considered as a wounded team after a two-game losing streak in the pre-district, bounced back to run the table in 30-6A on Friday night. The Mustangs won the Game of the Week 60-21 over Rowe to win the district title by two games in a six-game district schedule. The Mustangs joined Vela and San Benito as winners on Friday that claimed undisputed 6A football trophies here in the Valley. Vela blanked Economedes 52-0 to sweep 31-6A. San Benito hammered Harlingen 53-0 to roll unbeaten through 32-6A.
Brownsville Veterans can claim the undisputed 32-5A crown with a win Saturday over Donna. Mercedes waits for the outcome, one-half game back of the Chargers. In 31-5A, Mission Veterans and Sharyland earned pieces of the title. The Patriots defeated Valley View 21-14. Sharyland outlasted Rio Grande City 32-24. It'll be a three-way tie for the championship if Nixon takes care of Martin on Saturday.
In two other showdowns, Lyford won 16-3A, Division 1 by downing San Diego 38-16. La Villa was outscored by Three Rivers 34-14 in the heads-up battle for 16-2A, Division 1 bragging rights.
In other games on Friday:
La Joya - 49, Palmview - 14
PSJA Memorial - 31, PSJA Southwest - 7
Weslaco East - 42, Hanna - 35
Los Fresnos - 29, Weslaco - 2
Harlingen South - 31, Rivera - 6
Pioneer - 30, Roma - 13
Mercedes - 70, Donna North - 0
Edcouch Elsa - 35, Porter - 7
La Feria - 30, Grulla - 9
Zapata - 35, Hidalgo - 7
Rio Hondo - 55. Progreso - 15
West Oso - 35, Port Isabel - 30
Raymondville - 20, Orange Grove - 0
Bishop - 46, Santa Rosa - 0
Santa Maria - 50, Freer - 19
St. Joseph's - 55, Antonian - 31
CHANNEL 5's Joel Villanueva has the week 11 First & Goal Friday scores and highlights.
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