CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii Sports) - CCISD rivals Moody and Ray opened their district schedule at Buc Stadium in what many expected to be a shoot-out. Ray lived up to that advance billing with a 54-8 win on Homecoming Night.
The King Mustangs played their final warm-up game before starting District 28-5A play next week against state-ranked Smithson Valley. After taking an early 3-0 lead, King was blitzed by the #8 Rangers, who scored 61 points in the first 3 quarters before pulling its starters. Final score: Smithson Valley 61 King 18.
The Carroll Tigers didn't fare much better in their pre-district game against Converse Judson. The Rockets rolled to a 54-18 win over Carroll behind the big play abilities of Andre Wilson.