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Comanches shut down Bulldogs 42-0 in district opener
Thursday, October 21, 2021
by Mark Lube, Gazette Sports Editor

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Comanche offensive leaders Dalton Brooks and Eli Fric.
Dalton Brooks ran for 223 yards and four touchdowns, and returned a punt for a touchdown while the Shiner defense held Flatonia to just 65 yards on offense in a 42-0 district opening win for the Comanches Friday in Flatonia.

Doug Brooks added 84 yards on 10 carries and Drew Wenske went 2-for-3 passing for 37 yards and 27-yard touchdown pass to Eli Fric.

The Comanches got an early defensive stop and Dalton Brooks returned the punt 37 yards for a score. He added two more scores on the ground in the first quarter: a 1-yard run with 5:11 left and a 54-yard with 30 seconds left.

Dalton Brooks had a 10-yard run with 7:55 left in the first half and the Wenske-Fric combination came with 1:15 left in the second frame.

Dalton Brooks capped scoring with a 33-yard run with 9:33 to go in the third period.

Beck Bishop, Cale Shows, Trace Bishop, Wenske and Hunter Knight also contributed to the Shiner rushing game.

Dalton Brooks also had 10-yard reception.

The Comanche defense forced six punts and recovered a fumble.

The Comanches return to Comanche Stadium this week as they host a struggling Weimar Wildcat team for district game No. 2.

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  Shiner 42, Flatonia 0
    Friday, October 15, 2021, 7:30 p.m.
    Bulldog Stadium, Flatonia


                  1    2    3    4      F
  Shiner         21   14    7    0  -- 42
  Flatonia        0    0    0    0  --  0


    First Quarter
      S - Dalton Brooks 37 punt return (Ryan Peterson), 10:23 1Q.
      S - Dalton Brooks 1 run (Peterson kick), 5:11 1Q.
      S - Dalton Brooks 54 run (Peterson kick), 0:30 1Q.

    Second Quarter
      S - Brooks 10 run (Peterson kick), 7:55 2Q.
      S - Eli Fric 27 pass from Drew Wenske (Peterson kick), 1:15 2Q.

    Third Quarter
      S - Brooks 33 run (Peterson kick), 9:13 3Q.

    Fourth Quarter
      no score


                       Shiner        Flatonia
    First downs            22               3
    Rushes-yards       49-386         6-(-10)
    Passing yards          37              75
    Passes                2-3           14-26
    Penalties-yards      1-10            5-52
    Fumbles-lost          3-2             1-1
    Punts-aver          0-0.0          6-30.0


    S: Dalton Brooks 16-223, Doug Brooks 10-84, Beck Bishop 5-28, Cale Shows 6-25,
       Trace Bishop 3-12, Drew Wenske 6-7, Hunter Knight 3-7.
    F: Fidel Venegas 3-(-1), Jaidyn Guyton 1-(-1), Aiden Gonzales 2-(-8).

    S: Wenske 2-3-0-28.
    F: Venegas 14-26-0-75.

    S: Eli Fric 1-27, Dalton Brooks 1-10.
    F: Angel Netro 5-37,  Keyshaun Green 4-19, Reese Ramirez 2-18, Gonzales 2-6, Guyton 1-(-5).

Mark Lube Mark Lube is the sports editor for the Shiner Gazette.
Contact him at 361-594-3346 or

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