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FOOTBALL: Burnet 29, Gonzales 21

Burnet Bulldogs beat Gonzales

The Burnet defense kept Gonzales from scoring in the first and third quarters in the Bulldogs' 29-21 win Sept. 4. Burnet is now 2-0 on the season. Photo by Martelle Luedecke/Luedecke Photography

The Burnet Bulldogs football team (2-0) won 29-21 over the Gonzales Apaches (0-2) in a pre-district road game Sept. 4.


  • Senior running back Marcus Escamilla had two touchdowns and 117 yards on 20 carries.
  • Senior quarterback Jaxson Denton completed 12 of 24 passes for 166 yards and two touchdowns, hitting six different receivers during the contest.
  • The Bulldogs defense shut out Gonzales in the first and third quarters.


Burnet vs. Boerne in a pre-district game Sept. 11 with kickoff at 7:30 p.m. at Bulldog Stadium, 1000 The Green Mile in Burnet.