The Bowie junior varsity/ninth-grade and eighth-grade teams suffered tough losses to Gunter on the road on Thursday.
The JV/9th team lost 42-0, dropping to 2-3 on the season.
Gunter won the eighth-grade game 32-8.
The Cottontails lone touchdown came on an Ocie Collier 65-yard pass from Cooper Little in the final quarter.
The Bowie seventh-grade team knotted Gunter at 8-all.
The Cottontails scored on a 60-yard pass from quarterback Davis Shackelford to Connor Campbell in the fourth quarter. Shackelford added the two-point conversion on a run.
The eighth-graders drop to 1-2 on the season while the 7’s are now 1-1-1.
The Bowie JV/ninth-grade team will next play on Oct. 9 at Jackrabbit Stadium versus Boyd. Kickoff is set for 5:30 p.m.
The Cottontail eighth- and seventh-grade teams will be on the road at Boyd on the same night, with the seventh-grade game at 5:30 p.m. and the eighth-grade contest at 6:30 p.m. at Boyd ISD Stadium.
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Dustin VanWay (8) attempts to avoid Henrietta tacklers in this photo dated from Sept. 11 at Jackrabbit Stadium. After opening the 2014 season with a couple of wins, the Bowie junior varsity squad has dropped three straight games, including Thursday’s shutout loss at Gunter. (News file photo by Eric Viccaro)