Mercedes wide receiver Josiah Cantu (1) carries the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes running back Jared De Los Santos (13) carries the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes wide receiver Alex Rincon (2) completes a reception for a touchdown against Sharyland High in overtime play in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes running back Miguel Jimenez (32) carries the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes quarterback Michael Cisneros (4) passes the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes wide receiver Josiah Cantu (1) completes a reception before running into the endzone against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes Jordan Gonzales (6) attempts to avoid a tackle by Sharyland High defensive player Alan Cisneros (48) as he carries the ball in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes teammates Jared De Los Santos (13) and Jesus Iniguez (42) celebrate their victory against Sharyland High at the end overtime play of Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Sharyland High quarterback Benji Valdivia (13) handles the ball in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup against Mercedes at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes running back Jared De Los Santos (13) carries the ball against Sharyland High defensive end Gabe Martinez (42) in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes line backer Brandon Adame (3) attempts to stop Sharyland High’s Alan Gonzalez (31) as he carries the ball in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes quarterback Michael Cisneros (4) carries the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Mercedes running back Jared De Los Santos (13) carries the ball against Sharyland High in a Distinct 16-5A DII matchup at Tiger Stadium on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, in Mercedes. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)