Bulletin Staff Report

The Brownwood Lions freshman football teams dropped a pair of contests late last week.

The freshman maroon team fell by a 28-6 count to La Vega at Gordon Wood Stadium on Thursday, while the freshman white squad came up short in a 32-0 road contest against the Abilene High ĎAí ninth grade squad.

The freshman maroon teamís lone touchdown came on a 5-yard pass from Irish Cooper to Cameron Deal.

Standouts for the Lions included middle linebacker Newt Harrell, defensive tackle Jeffrey Newton, defensive end Michael Westerman and defensive back Dylan Martin.

The freshman maroon team (1-1) will host Stephenville at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

The freshman white team, which slipped to 0-2 on the young season, is back in acton at 4 p.m. Thursday as it also hosts Stephenville.