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Refugio advances to fourth state title game in five years

The Bobcats held off San Augustine in a much tougher ballgame than two years ago.

CYPRESS, Texas — The Refugio Bobcats earned yet another trip to the state championship game Thursday after holding off San Augustine 29-21 up in Cypress.

The Bobcats got two first half rushing touchdowns from quarterback Austin Ochoa as the two teams went into the break tied 14-14.

Refugio then got a big third quarter on both sides of the ball with two touchdowns coming off two interceptions. A big return on an interception by Antwaan Gross set up the go-ahead score by Ysidro Mascorro.

#1 Refugio (15-0) will face off against #6 Post (15-0) in the 2A-I State Championship Wednesday at 7 PM at the Cowboys' AT&T Stadium in Arlington.

Credit: Refugio's Antwaan Gross takes an INT back in the 3rd qtr.

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