DALLAS — The Italy Gladiators bounced back from a home loss to Hico for a 21-9 win over Dallas Gateway on Friday evening.

Italy improved to 3-2 on the season with the win.

Kendrick Norwood carried the football 33 times for 302 yards and three touchdowns during a game in which the Gladiators did not complete any of their five pass attempts.

Tylan Wallace added 21 yards on five carries, while Daylan Slade finished with 12 yards on five carries and Devin Mapps had 22 yards on two carries.

The Gladiators have a bye this Friday and return to action Friday, Oct. 13 on the road against Riesel to being District 8-2A.