Goldbugs lose to Thomas 47-26
September 6, 2020
Despite getting on the scoreboard first, the Alva Goldbugs lost in a road game at Thomas-Fay-Custer, 47-26 Friday night. Under longtime coach Bob Ward, the Thomas Terriers are usually a contender for state in the Class A football playoffs.
Early non-district games provide a look at strengths and weaknesses of teams. Coach Mike Shklar and his assistants will no doubt be working on turnovers with the Goldbugs who had too many in Friday's contest. Several of those led directly to scores for the Terriers.
Thomas led 19-12 at the end of the first quarter, and Alva was held scoreless in the seco...