San Juan County football teams open district play strong
FARMINGTON – Farmington, Kirtland Central, Bloomfield and Piedra Vista all opened district football action in dominating fashion tonight.
The Scorpions crushed Highland 55-22 at Hutchison Stadium in Farmington, while PV won 53-3 at Miyamura. Kirtland Central shut out Aztec 31-0 at Bill Cawood Field in Kirtland, while Bloomfield blanked Gallup 53-0 at Bobcat Stadium in Bloomfield.
Farmington’s now 7-1, while PV improved to 6-2. Bloomfield remains unbeaten at 8-0, while Kirtland has won three straight games to improve to 4-3. Aztec dropped to 6-2.
Skyhawks clinch District 1/5-2A title
Newcomb took down Escalante 40-28 on the road.
Navajo Prep opens district on rough note
Hope Christian jumped on Navajo Prep fast with a 28-0 first-quarter run, eventually wearing the Eagles down en route to a 50-0 win in tonight’s District 5/6-3A opener at Eagle Stadium in Farmington.
Week 10 schedule
Farmington vs. Miyamura, 7 p.m.
Bloomfield vs. Kirtland Central (at Bobcat Stadium), 7 p.m.
Newcomb vs. Thoreau, 7 p.m.
Piedra Vista at Highland (at Milne Stadium in Albuquerque), 7 p.m.
Aztec at Gallup, 7 p.m.
Navajo Prep at Laguna Acoma, 7 p.m.
Shiprock vs. Albuquerque (at Milne Stadium in Albuquerque), 5 p.m.