Riesel falls to De Leon in regionals

WHITNEY, Texas The Riesel football team couldn't overcome the loss of their quarterback and a good De Leon team in the regional playoffs, falling 44-21.

Riesel battled a good De Leon team all night despite losing quarterback Steven Searcy to injury early in the game. Will McClintock stepped in for Riesel and made some big plays including an early rushing touchdown to help the Indians keep the game close.

The second half was controlled by De Leon though, the Indians fell further and further behind on their way to a 44-21 loss ending a really good season.