Raiders outlast The Colony 71-48 in bi-district action

by | Nov 18, 2015 | Sports

Evan Ghormley/The Wylie News Justin Smith takes off upfield after snaring the game-endinterception last Friday against The Colony. East faces Mesquite Poteet 10:30 a.m. Saturday at AT&T Stadium.

Evan Ghormley/The Wylie News
Justin Smith takes off upfield after snaring the game-end interception last Friday against The Colony. East faces Mesquite Poteet 10:30 a.m. Saturday at AT&T Stadium.

 

By David Jenkins
Staff Writer
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ARLINGTON – In a contest that resembled an old- fashioned shootout, Wylie East found a way to come out on top at AT&T Stadium.
The Raiders outscored The Colony 27-12 in the second half, en route to a 71-48 win in the Region II Class 5A Div. I bi-district round.
East (10-1) heads back to Arlington this Saturday for a 10:30 a.m. for an area-round battle against Mesquite Poteet.
Poteet (8-3) comes into the game fresh off a 40-0 lashing of Carrollton Newman Smith in bi-district action.
(To view the entire story, check out the Nov. 18 edition of The Wylie News)

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