Friday night saw a tough loss for the Chino Valley Cougars who needed a win to help establish themselves as a firm contender in the 3A championship bracket, when they played the Wickenburg Warriers.
Wickenburg was first on the board with a touchdown and extra point in the first quarter.
Chino wouldn't answer with a touchdown of their own until the third quarter, but they missed the extra point, bringing the score to 7-6 in favor of the Wranglers.
There was a great 4th quarter interception by the Cougars, but it wasn't enough to turn the game around. Final score, 9-6.
Tyler Knight runs into traffic.
Tann Scott scores a 3rd quarter touchdown.