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North Mesquite 49, Mesquite 11
MESQUITE - Joe Bergeron rushed for five touchdowns, including three in the first half, to lead North Mesquite (4-3, 1-1 District 11-5A) to its first victory over Mesquite (1-6, 0-2) since 2003.
Bergeron, who has committed to Texas, ran for a game-high 120 yards to increase his season total to 1,083 yards. He has scored 13 touchdowns.
Mesquite cut North Mesquite's lead to 21-11 with a safety on the first play of the second half, but King Davis counted with a 71-yard touchdown pass to Dezmin Lewis, and Bergeron scored on a 4-yard run to make it 35-11 late in the third quarter.
Lewis finished with 143 yards on four catches.