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Sep 30 2016

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Tarpon Time: Tarpons Cage Bloodhounds

By JOE HAMBY
Special to the PRESS

Both schools entered the game with 4-0 season records but the Port Isabel Tarpons outlasted the St. Joseph Bloodhounds 33-27 and  remain undefeated at 5-0,

Canales Field was jam-packed as all seats were filled  while others folks claimed their spaces standing and sitting around the fenced track.

Fans expected an exciting game from the two undefeated teams, each loaded with exceptional talent.  The fans were not disappointed as both teams played well.

The mighty Tarpons were led by galloping Omar Silva who racked up 221 total yards rushing.  This added to his previous performance of 441 against La Feria and 174 against the Lopez Lobos gives Omar a total of 836 yards for the season.  His two touchdowns were runs of 75 and 57 yards respectively.

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