Gladiators drop season opener to Kerens

Image: Senior tailback, Hunter Merimon(3) searches for a running lane behind the blocking of Ty Fernandez(64), Coby Jeffords(10) and Colin Newman(76) during Italy’s 2014 season opener against the Kerens Bobcats.

Senior tailback, Hunter Merimon(3) searches for a running lane behind the blocking of Ty Fernandez(64), Coby Jeffords(10) and Colin Newman(76) during Italy’s 2014 season opener against the Kerens Bobcats. (Barry Byers)