EL PASO, Texas - Week 5 of the high school football season kicked off Thursday night.
There were two games in the Borderland.
At the Socorro Student Activities Complex, the Franklin Cougars got a dominate win against the Socorro Bulldogs, 52-24.
It was a nice bounce back for a Franklin team that was coming off their first loss of the season.
The Cougars improved to 4-1 on the season, 2-1 in district play.
Across state lines in New Mexico, the Gadsden Panthers played host to the Goddard Rockets.
Goddard would come away with the win by a final score of 35-7.
Gadsden falls to 4-2 on their season.