The Fort Stockton Panthers came up short in a highly contested game on Saturday afternoon at Panther Stadium. The Panthers were matched against an undefeated and heavily favored Class 5A Uvalde Coyote team. The Panthers had a strong showing and led for most of the game. In the end however, the Coyotes proved to strong and took the lead and the win in the final minutes of play by a score of 32-27.
The Panthers will return to action next Friday, September 23rd, in their District 2-4A opener vs. The Greenwood Rangers. Game time is 7:00 pm at Panther Stadium.