“Friday Night Lights” – High School Football Wrap-up
It was a cool, rainy night at Stocker Stadium for this week seven's 'Friday Night Lights' game of the week as Fruita Monument was hosting the Montrose Indians. The Wildcats were attempting to remain unbeaten in conference play and have a shot at the title. The Indians were in control during the game and handed the Wildcats their first loss in the conference winning 28 to 25. The game was broadcast of 95.1 FM and online at 95rockfm.com.
Grand Junction has the weekend off after winning against Durango last weekend.
Durango is back in the Grand Valley this weekend, this time playing Grand Junction Central on Saturday. The Warriors were still looking for the first win of the season and are hoping to get it against the 2-4 Demons with this game. The game was close at half time, with Central actually leading 13 to 0, in the second quarter before Durango scored twice making it 14 to 13 in Durango's favor. Central failed to score at all in the second half and lost 27 to 13. The game was broadcasted for a Saturday special of "Friday Night Lights" on 95.1 FM, and online at 95rockfm.com with the H&R pregame show starting at 12:30 PM.
The Palisade Bulldogs missed out on the rain by traveling to Steamboat Springs to take on the Sailors. The Bulldogs were trying to bounce back from the severe loss to Rifle last week. While it was not raining in SS, the temperatures were in the 40s. That did not freeze out the Bulldogs, they slid to and easy win of 52 to 7. Their conference record moves to 5-1.
The Delta Panthers hosted the winless Battle Mountain Huskies from Edwards. The Huskies were not and issue for the Panthers, as Delta won easily 32 to 7.
Be sure to catch the Central - Durango game at Stocker Stadium, and the rain is expected to end in the morning Saturday. If you cannot make it to the game, listen on the radio at 95.1 FM, on your smart phone or iPad using the radioPup app, and online at 95rockfm.com.
The CMU Mavericks will be playing at Stocker Stadium at 6:00 PM.
Next weekend's 'Friday Night Lights' game of the week will have the Palisade Bulldogs hosting the Delta Panthers in a conference game that is Delta's first trip to the Grand Valley this season. The game will be broadcast on 95Rock at 95.1 FM, and online at 95rockfm.com and using the radioPup app for your Apple or Android device.