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Sep 14 2013

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PURPLE REIGNS: ’Hounds battle weather, Memorial to secure first ‘W’

By ARMANDO GARZA
Special to the NEWS

San Benito News photo by Francisco E. Jimenez San Benito Greyhound  defensive back Nathan Mireles chasing down McAllen Memorial rusher Trevor Speights in second half action of Friday's game at Bobby Morrow Stadium.

San Benito News photo by Francisco E. Jimenez
San Benito Greyhound defensive back Nathan Mireles chasing down McAllen Memorial rusher Trevor Speights in second half action of Friday’s game at Bobby Morrow Stadium.

Perhaps there’s no better feeling than getting that first win.

But quieting the naysayers and pulling off an “upset” in the process certainly don’t hurt, either.

A week after a terrible outing in the Battle of the Arroyo, the San Benito Greyhounds were solid all the way around and withstood a weather delay and McAllen Memorial to seize a 15-10 win on Friday night in their 31-5A district opener at Bobby Morrow Stadium.

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