JACKSONVILLE — Junior varsity and 9th grade teams representing Jacksonville, Rusk and Bullard did well collectively in their respective season openers Thursday night.
In games played in Carthage, Jacksnville's junior varsity team spanked the Bulldogs, 22-14, while the Carthage frosh posted a 24-8 decision over the Tribe freshmen.
At Eagle Stadium in Rusk the Eagle JV pulled out a 14-12 win over Terrell, while the two school's 9th graders played to a 22-22 draw.
Bullard stuffed Quitman 28-0 at Panther Stadium in Bullard. The game combined the junior varsity and freshmen players into one team.