BELLMEAD, Texas The state champion La Vega Pirates were treated to a champions parade Thursday evening through the streets in Bellmead.
La Vega won the program's second state 4A championship in a four year span a few weeks ago in December. Thursday night they celebrated. There was a parade, then a pep rally in the football stadium, and a banquet followed that.
The Pirates won 13 straight games to finish off the state championship run, those 13 wins included some playoff blowouts and a state championship game win over Liberty Hill.