Eagles put first-half hurting on Kofa, stroll to 49-24 win

Southwest High quarterback Nathan Holguin (7), seen here attempting to stiff arm his way out of a jam during the Eagles' Week 3 loss to Cibola, threw for the first three varsity touchdowns of his career against the Kofa Kings on Friday in Yuma. PHOTO VINCENT OSUNA

YUMA — For the past two years, the Kofa High Kings have proven to be good medicine for the Southwest Football Eagles.

Last year the Eagles began their season 0-2, with losses to West Hills and Cibola, before smashing their way back into the win column with a 48-28 win over the Kings at home.

Sports Editor Aaron Bodus can be reached at abodus@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3434.

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