Friday night football: Dons, Horsemen stay unbeaten in 2-4A

In a marquee football clash pitting the top two teams in Class 4A against each other, No. 1 Robertson led No. 2 St. Mike's most of the night but wound up losing 33-27.

Across town, West Las Vegas got out to an early lead and held on, despite Taos tying the game twice. The Dons won 35-27, matching the Horsemen with a 4-0 district record.

The Cardinals (7-1, 3-1) and Dons (6-2, 4-0) meet for Vegas Bowl next Saturday at Cardinal Stadium; kickoff is 2 p.m.

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