Manzano kicked off the high school football season Aug. 23 with a 48-26 victory over Atrisco Heritage. Andrew Erickson and Dakota Powell—who live in the East Mountains—both scored touchdowns for the Monarchs. Manzano hosts Centennial Saturday at 1 p.m.
Moriarty football beat West Las Vegas last Friday on the road 33-19. The Pintos play at Los Alamos on Friday.
Estancia lost last Friday’s home opener to Robertson, 13-12. The Bears host Eunice Friday in a rematch of last year’s 3A playoff game.
Mountainair football throttled Magdalena last Friday on the road 58-6. The Mustangs host Tatum in Friday’s home-opener.