Bearcats get on track early
“We got a little of the bit of the big head,” he remembered. “We won big the first two games, then got ranked.”
The earth, however, dropped back even with Ruston’s mindset during the next several weeks: three games in the league, three humbling setbacks.
First there was a 35-21 loss to Captain Shreve, then a 36-31 setback to Huntington and then a 35-14 tumble to Byrd.
What had started out so well suddenly transformed into a brakes stopping three-game losing streak and disappearance from the state rankings.
Bearcat Nation would rather not go through that again.