High School Football Off And Running
Local high school football got off to an exciting start last night in the Mother Lode.
Sonora High Wildcats opened their season at home with a win over the Johansen Vikings 38-14 last night. Jeff Hess connected with Dean Freitas and Tommy Grove for touchdowns and ran one in himself. Ryan Roberson went five for five in point after attempts and hit a 16-yard field goal as well.
Summerville High Bears lost to the #2 team in the state, Escalon High 35-15 in their season home opener Friday. The Bears showed promise during the contest, completing two touchdown passes from Justin Tune to Steve Feola for a combined 124 yards.
Bret Harte High was defeated by Livingston 35-32, Calaveras High was victorious over River City 14-6 and Oakdale High took one from Turlock High 21-16.