Congratulations to the varsity football team on their first win of the season! The Bulldogs defeated Life Oak 61-0 last Friday. The win puts the Bulldogs at 1-1 in district play. The Bulldogs travel to A+ Academy this Friday for their third district game.
The Mighty Bulldog Marching Band also turned in an outstanding performance in the pouring rain last Friday. If you did not have a chance to see their halftime performance, you can view it at this link: https://youtu.be/3nR-xWAhGPo
Also, the UIL Marching Contest has been moved from this Wednesday to next Monday, October 29. The Bulldog Band will perform at 4:45 in Mesquite.
Yesterday, our boys and girls cross country teams both won the Region III Championship held in Huntsville. The girls actually tied with Franklin with 77 points, but won the tie-breaker. Here is the order of finish for the Lady Bulldogs: Kayla Fruen – 3rd, Madisen Kulsa – 15th, Krislynn Westbrook – 20th, Brooke McAtee – 22nd, Brooklyn Patterson – 24th, Yasmine Washington – 26th, Jeanne Pickett – 37th.
The boys cross country team absolutely dominated in their race! The Bulldogs placed 1st with an overall score of 32. The second place team had a score of 132! Eustace finished with four runners in the top 10, the overall Regional Champion, Dalton Page, and overall silver medalist, Nicholas Westbrook! Here is the order of finish: Dalton Page – 1st, Nicholas Westbrook – 2nd Place, Colby Carpenter – 8th, John Saine – 9th, Jaden Lopez – 15th, Nate Holland – 20th, Trenton Porte – 24th.
Both the boys and girls teams will compete at the State Cross Country Meet on Saturday, November 3 in Round Rock. The girls run at 12:10 and the boys run at 12:40.
There will be a video of the start, middle, finish, and awards of both teams posted to the district’s YouTube page later today.
Tuesday – High School District Volleyball at Scurry – 4:30
Thursday – JV Football v. Mt. Vernon – 5:00; Middle School Football v. Malakoff after the JV game.
Friday – Varsity District Football at A+ Academy – 7:30
I hope everyone has a great week!