WACO, TX – The No. 1 ranked La Vega Pirates defeated the No. 7 ranked Connally Cadets 13-10 on Friday night, at Willie Williams stadium. It was a very physical game between both teams, and the Pirates defense came up with a big stop in the 4th quarter, as the Cadets were going for it on 4th and 5 with less than two minutes to play. The Pirates improve to 2-0 while the Cadets move to 1-1 on the season.