Roy Ward, left, of the Del Norte High junior varsity football team, gets ready to make a tackle against Hidden Valley, Ore., on Friday. Up 14-0 in the second quarter, the Mustangs came back and the game ended in a 14-14 tie. Head coach Steve Luis said mental errors in the second half cost the team the lead. He added the defense played well. The team next plays on Friday at McKinleyville. (The Daily Triplicate/Bryant Anderson).