The Alvarado Indian junior varsity football team opened up its 2007 season Thursday, Sept. 6, at Birdville Stadium. The Indians lost, 26-14.

Next Thursday, Sept. 13, the JV will host to Springtown at Charles Head Stadium at 6 p.m.

Tackles: Sam Loya 7, Jesus Gonzalez 6, Ray Miller and George Cole 5, Damarcus Rice and Anthony Rice 4, Denzel Lewis 2, Daniel Johnson, Trent Ingram, Andy Mills, T.J. Pena, Billy Flippin and Britt Beam 1.

Rushing: Kevan Handy 18-83 yards, Jeremy Boyd 6-28 yards, Nathan Blackstock 3-32 yards and Britt Beam 3-20 yards.

Receiving: Nathan Blackstock 2-11 yards, 6-yard TD; Trent Ingram 2-24 yards; Jacob Brown 2-38 yards, 32-yard TD; Lucas Hampton 2-25 yards; and Adam Coffey 1-6 yards.

Passing: Britt Beam 5 of 8 for 43 yards, 1 TD; Travis Pruittt 4 of 4 for 61 yards, 1 TD; and Brandon Huckaba 0 of 1.