VALLEY – Raymond Central jumped out to a 39-0 first half lead and cruised to a 46-8 season opening win over Douglas County West, Friday night.
Sophomore Travis Nelson had an interception return for a touchdown and a kick return for a touchdown to pace the Mustangs.
The game was a rematch of a game the Mustangs lost last year. The Falcons won the 2018 matchup at Raymond Central 32-13.
The Mustangs start the season 1-0 and will have their first home game Sept. 6 as they host Falls City.
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