McAllen Memorial running back Campbell Speights (5) celebrates his touchdown run in the fourth quarter with teammate Dago Gutierrez (55) against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Michael Pequeno (23) and the rest of the McAllen Memorial Mustang football team run out of an inflatable helmet on to the field field for the start of a game against Brownsville Hanna at Mcallen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial running back Campbell Speights (5) carries the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial running back Fernie Briones (21) carries the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial running back Campbell Speights (5) carries the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial linebacker Michael Morales (13) attempts to stop against Brownsville Hanna running back Brandon Robles (21) in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial quarterback Joseph Lara (11) attempts to avoid a tackle from Brownsville Hanna linebacker Fabian Rodriguez (45) in a season opener at Mcallen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial running back Campbell Speights (5) carriers the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial quarterback Joseph Lara (11) passes the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial wide receiver Zyan Gregory (3) carries the ball against Brownsville Hanna in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial line backer Leo Caballero (44) attempts to block a pass from Brownsville Hanna quarterback Victor Campos (2) in a season opener at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
McAllen Memorial head football coach Bill Littleton gives direction in a season opener against Brownsville Hanna at McAllen Veterans Memorial Stadium on Friday, Aug 30, 2019, in McAllen. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)