Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
Buna assistant coach Kenneth Riendinger (right) pumps up the team before a high school football game against Hardin in Buna on Friday, Oct. 19, 2007. Both teams entered the game undefeated.
Buna's Blanton Craft (No. 7) runs through Hardin's defense for a touchdown during a high school football game in Buna.
Buna's Ryan Sheppard (No. 5, left) tries to fend off Hardin's Tyler Townsend (No. 17, right) during a high school football game. The game ended 49-32. Buna left the field undefeated.
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