At Sahuarita, the game started out close as the Mustangs and the Bulldogs were tied at 7 after the first quarter but Sahuarita outscored Safford 12-0 in third quarter on its way to its fourth win in the last five games.
• Highlight reel: Mustangs receiver junior Milo Fragoso caught a 45-yard touchdown from senior quarterback Rocko Vega in the third quarter.
• Player of the game: Vega accounted for all five Sahuarita touchdowns. He had three passing and two rushing.
• By the numbers: 238. Despite Vega’s success passing, the Mustangs still rushed for 238 yards as a team.
• He said it: “It’s all about the team, it’s about big team little me and the big team came out tonight.” -Sahuarita coach David Rodriguez.