ITALY – The Italy Gladiators were blasted at home 41-7 in Friday’s game with the 2A-1 Region II District 8 leading Mart Panthers.
The Panthers (9-0, 4-0) will now prepare for their challenge against the Bosqueville Bulldogs. The Bulldogs 95-1, 4-0) go into the non-league outing with a 5-5 record. In their last outing, Bosqueville crushed Itasca 59-14.
With the loss, Italy moves to 5-4, 1-3 on the season. The Gladiators travel to Axtell to confront the Longhorns in a district game on Friday, November 4. The Longhorns go into the outing with a record of 1-8. Axtell lost 63-13 in their recent game against Riesel.