MIDLOTHIAN, Texas The La Vega Pirates are moving on to the state semifinals after a 31-14 win over Argyle in the quarterfinal round.
John Richards played a big role in the win for La Vega's win. Richards missed the first showdown between the two teams early in the regular season. Richards led the La Vega running game and scored multiple touchdowns for the Pirates.
Turnovers also went La Vega's way in the win, the Pirates forced some early fumbles and those led to points.
With the win, La Vega advances to face Decatur in the state semifinal round next week.