The North Belton Middle School 7th grade played the Bonham Bulldogs at North Belton. The B team started off like the ball of fire and never let up. They won 31 – 0. Caleb Warne had a 40 yard TD run, and scored the PAT. Nick Bennett also scored 2 more touchdowns to the scoreboard. Nick had a 5 yard run and a 10 yard run for TDs. Colton Schlickeisen added another touchdown with a 30 yard run, then Schlickeisen connected with Jared Magana for a 25 yard pass, and Magana fought his way into the end zones, PAT was no good. Hunter Warren recovered a fumble to help the Tigers. The Tigers put on an onside kick, and Johnnie Morales recovered the ball. The boys played pretty well for the first game of the season.
The A team, did not fair as well. The Tigers fumbled the ball several times and spotted the Bulldogs a couple of TDs, and they could not get back on track. Derek Alvarado had 2 interceptions to help the Tigers get on the board. Amiere Steward threw a 20 yard TD pass to Steven Cade Glaze. Tigers were still down. They battled hard late in the game, Bryan Luna scored 2 more touchdowns in the 4th quarter. Tigers take one on the chin, with the score end up 36 – 20. The Tiger will go up against Midway Blue on September 14th at home.