Demons Score 37 Unanswered Points to Defeat Lake Worth, Earn Bi-District Champoinship


Last Updated on November 15, 2020 – 12:26 PM CST

The Dumas Demons earned a hard fought bi-district championship on Friday night against Lake Worth in Vernon.

At halftime, the Demons trailed Lake Worth 27-7 after a rough first half. Dumas took the opening kick in the second half and had three straight runs from Bryan Mendoza taking the score to 27-14.

A 21 yard field goal from Ah Lee Yart brought the score to 27-17, Dumas trailing by 10 points.

Victor Chavez made a 71 yard run and scored a touchdown to make the score 27-23.

Bryan Mendoza brought the Demons into the lead with 49 seconds left in the 3rd quarter making the score 30-27.

With 11:56 left in the game Lois Ortiz intercepted a Lake Worth pass which was followed up by a third touchdown by Bryan Mendoza, bringing the score to 37-27.