Desperation pass lifts Cats to 20-19 win

Freedom New Mexico

Eddie Trevizo caught a tipped pass in the end zone with about a minute left and Clovis escaped Alamogordo on Friday with a 20-19 win in the season-opener for both teams.

It was the Wildcats’ 14th straight win over Alamogordo.

Alamogordo sophomore Tyler Schmard threw three touchdown passes, including to in the second half to put the Tigers up 19-14 late in the third quarter.