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Rising Star opens season with 53-18 victory over Blanket

The Rising Star Wildcats surprised the Blanket Tigers by taking a surprisingly easy 53-18 win on Friday night. Rising Star took the opening kickoff and marched down the field. Triston Jackson hit Dakota Higgins with a pass for the game’s first score, giving the Wildcats a 6-0 with 5:21 left in in the first quarter. On Blanket’s first offensive series, Higgins recovered a fumble deep in Blanket territory. Three plays later, Jackson ran in for the Wildcats’ second TD. He tacked on the 2=point conversion, and gave Rising Star a 14-0 lead.


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