Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

Smithville steamrolls to victory on opening night

Posted in:
Tigers receiver Tyson Hancock barrels through the Travis defense on his way to a touchdown.

It was over in the blink of an eye.The Smithville Tigers made a statement in their opening game win over William B. Travis high school, cruising to a 56-0 victory. They played suffocating defense from start to finish, making it difficult for Travis to even get a first down. The Tigers’ defensive- line practically lived in the Rebels backfield. Travis’ quarterback was under duress all night and they couldn’t establish a running game either to open up the passing game. Tigers quarterback, Derrick Roberson, and company already appeared to be in championship form, effortlessly moving the ball up and down ...

PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!