MINERAL WELLS — The Collinsville Pirates had their season come to an end with a 54-6 loss against San Saba in a Class 2A Division I Region II area round match-up.
All of the scoring came in the first as San Saba jumped to a 26-0 lead after the first quarter, including a pair of TD runs by Sean O’Keefe.
The Pirates scored early in the second quarter on a seven-yard touchdown pass from Luis Hernandez to Justin Hernandez but San Saba responded quickly for a 33-6 lead and tacked on three more TDs in the quarter to close out the scoring.
Trey Shelby ran seven times for 119 yards, Luis Hernandez added 23 carries for 91 yards and threw for 160 yards, Nathan Bocanegra finished with three catches for 46 yards and Justin Hernandez totaled five catches for 22 yards for Collinsville (6-6), which was trying to reach the third round for the first time since 2013.
O'Keefe finished with 16 carries for 183 yards and three TDs and completed 4-of-6 passes for 100 yards and a touchdown, Eli Salinas ran 10 times for 110 yards and two scores and Cole Bryant returned the opening kickoff 68 yards for a touchdown for San Saba (12-0), which will face either DeLeon or Rivercrest in the region semifinals.