Football roundup: No. 7 Mullen evens its record after beating Mountain Range

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Mullen football evened its record with a gritty 55-41 win over Mountain Range on Thursday night.

The Mustangs, ranked No. 7 in Class 5A, are now 3-3 this season.

Mountain Range actually pulled withing 48-41 of the Mustangs midway through the fourth quarter, but Mullen was able to hold off the upset bid.

Dominic Depizzol threw three passing TDs, two to A'Jon Vivens, and Zach Krause added two rushing scores for Mullen. Adrian Jackson also had a kickoff return for a touchdown.

Mountain Range is also now 3-3 this season.


  • 4A No. 1 Ponderosa cruised past Liberty 61-0. The Mustangs' Issac Power hit a 58-yard field goal.
  • 4A No. 3 Pine Creek beat Pueblo Centennial 56-14. JC Coulter threw three touchdown passes, and David Moore III rushed for two touchdowns and caught another.
  • Windsor, ranked No. 4 in 4A, escaped an upset bid from Mountain View, 21-14.
  • In 3A, No. 9 Silver Creek beat Northridge 44-7 to improve to 4-2. Photos from the game are here.
  • Heritage picked up its first win of the season in beating Adams City 49-7.

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Silver Creek Northridge football

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