The Braden River Pirates beat Sarasota Booker 42-7 on the road Monday night in a game that featured a mercy-rule running clock in the second half. The victory extended their winning streak to five games.
Editor’s note: These are power rankings, meaning hypothetical head-to-head matchups aren’t considered. Actual head-to-head games, how the team is trending and recently performed are weighed. Considerations to keep teams where they were after a loss are based on the opposition’s strength and how close a game was.
After tearing his ACL in October 2015, Braden River High's Raymond Thomas returned in time for the 2016 season. Thomas discusses his first contact in the Kickoff Classic, while head coach Curt Bradley mentions Thomas' full return following the Wee