Blame it on the rain: Dons, Cards shut out

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By Dave Kavanaugh


It was a dark and stormy night.

And as first lines go, the Meadow City’s two high school football teams would have probably preferred something else.

West Las Vegas turned the ball over four times, not counting their own fumbles they recovered themselves, in a 36-0 loss to Portales on Friday amid a steady drizzle at the Herrera Complex.

Meanwhile, Robertson also got soaked in Santa Rosa, unable to stop super-back Stephen Sanchez in a 35-0 setback on the Lions’ home field.

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