Middle Creek has its first winning streak against those heated rivals to the east. The Mustangs, No. 5 in the N&O poll, played a near ideal second-half and dropped No. 2-ranked Garner, 38-14 before a near capacity crowd at Trojan Stadium.
Blake Dodge: I have the utmost empathy for my male peers. But for every “pretty and smart” comment I get (and for the ones that aren’t even that flattering), for every patronizing inflection and for every inadvertent power grab at my expense, you perpetuate sexism in environments where it absolutely cannot belong