LAWTON, Okla (KSWO) - MacArthur will head in to 5A District 1 play unbeaten. The Highlanders defeated Amarillo (TX) Tascosa 27-24 on Thursday night. Senior Ronnie Kimble had another big game for MacArthur. His 45-yard touchdown catch in the 1st quarter gave the Highlanders a 7-0 lead.
MacArthur took a 7-3 advantage in to halftime.
Tascosa would score on its first drive of the 3rd quarter to grab its first lead of the night 10-7. MacArthur would answer quickly as Kimble returned the ensuing kick-off 90-yards for a touchdown to put the Highlanders back in front 13-10.
The Rebels would respond with a touchdown on its next possession. Again, MacArthur would not stay down long as B.J. Davis put the Highlanders on top for good with a 2-yard touchdown.
MacArthur is now 3-0. The Highlanders will travel to Western Heights next week.