MAGNOLIA — Brenham’s defense was able to force three turnovers, but the Cubs also had key mistakes as the Magnolia Bulldogs grabbed a 35-10 nondistrict victory Friday night between the former league rivals.
Brenham’s Javon Dixon rushed for 46 yards on 13 carries and added four receptions for 76 yards, including a 19-yard touchdown for a 7-0 lead. Cameron Richardson had five receptions for 41 yards. Brenham quarterback Steven Stackhouse passed for 193 yards by completing 16 of 24. Brant Bender kicked a 22-yard field goal to give Brenham a 10-7 lead.
Adan Villatoro and Quan Jones had interceptions for the Cubs (0-2), but Magnolia (1-1) was able to return a Brenham fumble for a touchdown and threw a touchdown after coming up with an interception.