Young players step up, but football team falls

Ayden Lopes, a senior running back on the Mariposa County High School football team, bursts ahead during the team’s 18-16 loss to the Stone Ridge Christian Knights last Friday. Photo by Allen LamanThe Mariposa County High School football team traveled to Castle Air Force Base in Atwater with a varsity roster depleted by mandatory Covid-19 close-contact quarantines and players pulled away by the Mariposa County Fair.
Junior varsity players stepping up to fill their shoes played with heart. But in...

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