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“I couldn’t be more proud of our guys, they played their butt,” Almuete said. “I think they realized we can play with anyone.”
linebacker Jacob Montoya gave Hillsboro a top notch effort as he recorded 29 tackles, including 11 solo saves, in Glen Rose’s 88 offensive shots. “It’s a human missile, it just wants to hit people,” said Almuete, who also praised the game. Demarcus McGruder, Dr Sanders and Frankie Montoya. The latter was considered Hillsboro’s “Team MVP” by Almuete for how he became an unexpected starting quarterback.
Ferris finds himself in a similar situation, like his regular starting QB Nathan Greek got injured a few weeks ago. As a result, the Yellowjackets have evolved into a more race-oriented team, which isn’t a bad strategy considering the beefy blockers they have up front.
“They have guys that go 275, 300. They are just huge,” Almuete said. “They’re like a college football line. Their race plan is simple, they just want to get their hands on you and get around. … Winning the line of scrimmage is going to be key.
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