Enjoy all your local news and sports for less than 6¢ per day.

Subscribe Now

FOOTBALL: Burnet 46, Jarrell 6

Burnet Bulldogs beat Jarrell 46-6

Burnet senior running back Marcus Escamilla had 165 rushing yards and three touchdowns in the Bulldogs' 46-6 win over Jarrell on Aug. 28. Photo by Martelle Luedecke/Luedecke Photography

The Burnet Bulldogs football team kicked off the season Aug. 28 with a 46-6 pre-district win over the Jarrell Cougars.


  • Burnet senior running back Marcus Escamilla had 18 carries for 165 yards and three touchdowns.
  • Senior quarterback Jaxson Denton threw for 102 yards and three touchdowns. 
  • Senior running back Mason Thornley ran for 100 yards. 
  • Senior defensive end Braeden Howell returned a fumble for a touchdown. 


Burnet vs. Gonzales at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, at Apache Field, 1602 N. St. Joseph St.