The Blackcats Football Team lost 55-12 to De Soto, Friday, here.
It was the final home game of the season and Senior Night for the Cats.
The Dragons opened the scoring with a blocked punt returned 23 yards for a score to make it 8-0 with 11 minutes to play in the first quarter. De Soto scored three more times in the first period to take a 28-0 lead. They added a touchdown ten seconds into the second quarter to go ahead 35-0.
Fredericktown scored on a 70-yard pass form Seth Laut to Ethan Flanagan. The PAT was no good and it was 35-6 with 6:09 to play in the half.
Th Dragons scored two more second-quarter touchdowns to take a 49-6 lead at the break.
Each team scored once in the second half. The Cats touchdown came Logan Bowling capped a 65-yard drive with a five-yard scoring run.
The Cats play the Central Rebels, Friday night, at Park Hills. The Rebels are 6-0 and coming off a 36-10 victory over Perryville.
Other Friday night scores of local interest include: Ste. Gen. 20-Potosi 15; Caruthersville 42-Dexter 13; Kennett 34-New Madrid 22; Salem 20-Willow Springs 7; St. Mary's 65-Bishop DuBourg 22; Hillsboro 48-North County 28; Farmington 35-Sikeston 28; and Valle 49-Jefferson 14.