On Friday, the Edgewood Mustangs Varsity football team traveled to Mitchell and beat the Blue Jackets 26-7.
Edgewood opened the game, creating two fumbles in the first quarter, eventually scoring off of both of them. Senior, Eithan Jacobs was able to recover the first fumble and Senior Levon Bellemy created and recovered the second. Both turnovers led to Bellemy touchdown runs in the quarter.
After giving up and score in the second, the Mustangs regained the momentum and scored a late touchdown in the second quarter to take a 20-7 halftime lead. In the third quarter the defense was able to shut the Blue Jackets down and closed the game.
The Mustangs were led by Running Back and Defensive Back Levon Bellemy rushing for three touchdowns and 143 yards. Schuyler Curtis also ran for a touchdown as well. The Mustangs will have their home opener this Friday as the Northview Knights travels to Edgewood. The game will kick at 7:00.