7th & 8th Mules vs. Friona (10-15-2015)
The seventh and eighth grade Mules both rolled over the Friona Braves Thursday evening to remain undefeated with records of 6-0. The seventh grade Mules blasted the Braves 44-16 while the eighth grade Mules pulled out a 26-20 victory.
Joe Gutierrez got the seventh grade Mules started with 40-yard touchdown scamper. Matthew Fabela scored on a 20-yard reception from Gutierrez. Joey Martinez was the next Mule in the end zone with a 30-yard scoring run. Martinez added the two-point conversion.
Gutierrez scooted in from 36-yards out for his second TD. Mario Guardado caught a 60-yard score toss from Gutierrez. Guardado ran for a 55-yard TD and Martinez was back in the end zone from 25 yards out.
Riley Kettner, Victor Velasquez and Kurt Rodriguez all made fumble recoveries.
Jimmy Villa got the eighth grade Mules on the board with a 15-yard reception for a touchdown from Damian Juarez. Elio Sanchez added the two-point conversion with a reception from Juarez.
Matthew Alarcon scored on a 60-yard reception from Juarez. Hector Arras also had a 60-yard scoring toss from Juarez. Jose Cardenas caught a 30-yard toss from Juarez.
The Mules return home to play the Childress Bobcats Thursday evening. The seventh grade will kick off at 4:00 PM and the eighth grade will follow. The freshmen Mules will play immediately following the eighth grade Mules.