Chargers clobber Manvel for first win
Clear Springs quarterback Dillon threw for 285 yards and two touchdowns as the Chargers defeated Manvel, 35-18 Thursday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium.
The Chargers scored a quick 14 points late in the first quarter and maintained control throughout the game.
Khary Alexcee returned a punt 82 yards for a touchdown late in the first half to send Clear Springs to a 21-6 lead at the break.
James Cunningham and Deche Milburn each caught touchdown passes in the third quarter to put the game out of reach.
Local high school action heats up on Friday night with Clear Brook, Clear Lake, Clear Creek and Friendswood all in action.
Clear Brook will be looking at a 2-0 start to the 2009 season when they hit the road to take on Houston Nimitz at 7:30 p.m. at Thorne Stadium.
Clear Lake will be searching for its first win of the season after falling to Houston Aldine last week. The Falcons hit the road and will take on Strake Jesuit at 7 p.m. on Friday, trying to avoid and 0-2 start to the season.
Clear Creek will also be looking to bounce back from a 35-7 loss in Zero Week, but will have to do it against a solid Kingwood team at 7 p.m. on Friday night at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Kingwood is coming off an upset of Pearland.
Friendswood gets going Friday night with it's season opener. The Mustangs will travel to Dayton to take on the Broncos at 7 p.m.
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