Payne Auto Group City Clash: Edcouch Elsa Yellow Jackets vs. Mercedes Tigers

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Friday night lights and the woo’s of the crowd.

The cheers from the squad and the drums from the band mean it’s football time.

On the gridiron, players give it their all for the big win.

Mercedes Tigers and Edcouch Elsa’s Yellow Jackets went head to head at Tiger Stadium.

Before the game, coaches and principals met on the turf.

This epic game is News Center 23 and Payne Auto Group’s Clash of the Week.

Both teams received a $1,000 check for scholarships.

Both are winners in education but only one walked away with the Big ‘W’.

Mercedes Tigers beat Edcouch Elsa’s Yellow Jackets 27-12.

This Friday, Payne Auto Group’s City Clash of the Week is between the San Benito Grey Hounds and Brownsville Hanna Eagles. Be sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook for live updates from the game. Tag us in your photos by using the hashtag #RGVProud.

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