Prep football capsules
Published: Saturday, September 3rd, 2005
Bovina 7, Texico 0 Records: Texico 1-1, Bovina 1-1 Impact: Bovina ends Texico’s 25-game winning streak Difference: Michael Ortiz threw a 19-yard TD pass to James Lara with 4:38 left after Bovina recovered a fumble at the Texico 35. Difference makers: Junior defensive lineman spearheaded a Bovina defense that held Texico to 30 yards, including no rushing yards and Trent Quintana added a last-second interception. By the numbers: Bovina overcame six turnovers, including five fumbles Quotable: The defense hasd played real well two weeks in a row. But the offense it not where it needs to be.” — Bovina coach Kent Torbert. Fort Sumner 43, Capitan 0 Records: Fort Sumner 2-0, Capitan 0-2 Impact: Fort Sumner will likely increase its lead atop the Associated Press Class 1A poll. Difference makers: Fort Sumner, Ryan Fikany rushed for more than 250 yards and three touchdowns and Derek Dimitroff threw for two scores. By the numbers: Fort Sumner posted its second-straight shutout Quotable: “We started off a little sluggish. But we were finally able put a few drives together and get it going.” — Fort Sumner coach Dexter McDaniel. Dimmitt 6, Farwell 0 Records: Dimmitt 1-1, Farwell 1-1 Difference maker: Jordan Bell’s 10-yard interception return accounted for the game’s only score. By the numbers: Alex Olmos led the Steers with 48 yards on a long reception late in the second quarter. Matthew Edwards rushed for 65 yards on 21 carries. Quotable: “I think we need to work on taking care of the football and not wasting plays on penalties,” Farwell coach Jacob Thompson said. “(On) a lot of (long) third downs, we put ourselves in bad positions in penalties.” Next: Friday, home opener against Friona.
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