Home Team: Chaparral
Away Team: Eldorado
Date And Time: 09/14/2012 7:00 pm
Location: Las Vegas
The Chaparral Cowboys hosted the Eldorado Sun Devils in Nevada’s second oldest high school football rivalry. The meeting between the two schools did not disappoint the fans. The Cowboys snapped a three-game losing streak in the series and tripled their win total from the past three years at 3-1 overall.
The Sun Devils could not keep the Cowboys out of the end zone in the second half, Chaparral’s Antonio Thomas rushed for 190 yards and two touchdowns on 15 carries in leading the Cowboys to a 52-14 win. The players rushed the field taking home the “Cleat” and their first ever Great American Rivalry Series Trophy.
The most valuable player of the game was Chaparral’s quarterback Jason Johnson who had 11 carries for 83 yards and a touchdown, and passed for 137 yards with two scoring strikes.