Hidalgo runs onto the field before their game with Grulla in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo High School varsity cheerleader dance to music in the stands in a season opening game with Grulla at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo head football coach Monty Stumbaugh talks with his players on the field before a season opening game with Grulla at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Grulla fans are clustered in the stands before the start of a season opening game with Hidalgo at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo warms up before the start of their season opening game against Grulla as the sunsets at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo running back Zachary Carrera (30) fights off Grulla defensive player Margarito Alaniz (7) as he carries the ball in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo quarterback Jacob Martinez (1) attempts to carry the ball through Grulla defensive linemen Jorge Guerrero (24) and Derick Amaro (23) in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo defensive player Dakoda Cervantes (12) grabs Grulla J.T. Trujio (1) as he carries the ball in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo’s Miguel Guerrero (3) attempts to stop Grulla’s Josue Barrera (10) as he carries the ball in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)
Hidalgo running back Zachary Carrera (30) carries the ball against Grulla in a season opening game at Bill Pate Stadium on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Hidalgo. (Joel Martinez | jmartinez@themonitor.com)on opener