By Danny Hirt
Shaking off the Sept. 20 loss to TAPPS District 4-1A Division II opponent San Antonio Castle Hills, the Heritage Eagles responded by shutting out San Marcos Hill Country Christian 48-0 last Friday.
The Eagles (3-2) earned the victory on their home field.
This Friday, Heritage travels to Division I New Braunfels Christian School. After opening the season with five consecutive home games, this week’s contest is the first road encounter for the Eagles in the 2013 campaign.
Kick-off is slated for 7:30 p.m.
Heritage defeats San Marcos Hill Country
Leading 42-0 after scoring a team safety, Heritage ended the game with 5:43 left in the third period when Jonathan Tucker returned the ensuring kick-off 70 yards for a touchdown, putting the score at 48-0 and ending the contest under the 45-point “Mercy” rule.