October 18, 2007

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Defending Class 4A state champion Bastrop had little trouble in dispatching of two-time defending Class 1A state champion Evangel Christian, now a 2A school, in a 41-20 victory. Senior quarterback Randall Mackey led the Rams to five straight scores - including a 28-0 halftime lead - before Evangel eventually scored. Mackey passed for 227 yards and two touchdowns and ran for two more before a capacity crowd of 5,000. Evangel quarterback Dez Duron completed 27-of-48 passes for 296 yards but was picked off twice. Not only did Evangel have its 17-game win streak snapped but it was the also first loss to an in-state team since the 2003 state championship game against Hahnville and first home loss to a team from Louisiana since the fifth week of the regular season in 1995.

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