Palacios Sharks are going head to head with The Yoakum Bulldogs in tonight’s football game

This will be the first match up between the two in three years

YOAKUM, Texas– The Yoakum Bulldogs and Palacios Sharks are going head to head in the first football game of the season. It kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and this is a non-district game but it’s still important to win.

In 2019 Yoakum moved to the state 3A Division I poll to number six. The last time these two teams played was in 2017, the Bulldogs won 48-7. Yoakum then went all the way to the semi-finals.

In 2020, the Sharks have 19 returning lettermen, 7 starters on offense and 7 on defense. They lost a total of 11 players from the 2019 season.

The Bulldogs have 25 returning lettermen, 10 starters on the offensive side, and 8 on the defensive side and they lost a total of 10 to graduation.

Both teams are looking for a win to start this season off on the right foot.