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Hoxie tramples Trumann, 42-6
The Hoxie Mustangs scored on their first play from scrimmage and never looked back, en route to a 42-6 win over the Trumann Wildcats in the first game of the senior high football season Friday night at Crider Field.
Hoxie struck with another big play when Gunner Cook broke free for a 70-yard touchdown run with 2:08 remaining to give the Mustangs a 13-0 lead after one period.
The score remained 13-0 until the Mustangs put the game away with two touchdowns late in the second quarter. Cook scored on a three-yard run with 3:16 to play before halftime. Quarterback Cole Sears kept for the two-point conversion and a 21-0 Mustang lead.
WR wins battle of Cats, 43-8
Cole Hicks rushed for three touchdowns and caught a pass for a score to lead Walnut Ridge past Corning 43-8 in the opening game of the senior high football season on Friday at Sexton Field.
Lady Mustangs beat Walnut Ridge
Hoxie hosted rival Walnut Ridge in 3A-Northeast Conference volleyball action on Sept. 3.