Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

August 31, 2013

Red Oak Life ruins opener for Blooming Grove, 34-7

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

Dallas — Red Oak Life took advantage of Blooming Grove turnovers and put together some big plays Friday night as the Mustangs topped the Lions 34-7 in the season opener for both teams.

Red Oak Life built up a 27-0 lead in the first half, converting in three Lion turnovers.

Blooming Grove's only touchdown came on Travis Whiteside's 37-yard run with 4:42 left in the first half. Tyler Ellis booted the extra point as the Lions pulled within 20 at intermission.