Wortham’s opening District 11-2A, Division II football game against Frost on Friday went almost exactly as the Bulldogs drew it up.
The Coolidge football team defeated Oakwood, 63-40, at Coolidge on Friday night and will enter its bye week with a 5-2 record.
The cooler weather Friday night might have been more conducive to Polar Bears, but the Wortham football team turned up the heat and melted Frost in the teams’ opening District 11-2A, Division II game at Bulldog Field.
Behind a clock-chewing rushing game and a ball-hawking defense, the Mexia Blackcats took down the No. 9-ranked Fairfield Eagles 37-10 in a District 8-4A, Division II game in Fairfield on Friday night.
The Wortham volleyball team continues to blow through its district competition and rise in the state rankings.