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August 23, 2019

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kickoff 2017:

T.K. Fotu leads Durango to win at Pahrump Valley

Las Vegas Sun HS Football Media Day 2017

Christopher DeVargas

Members of the Durango High School football team, from left, Kaden Renshaw, T.K. Fotu and Jayden Nersinger pose for a portrait at the Las Vegas Sun’s high school football media day August 2, 2017, at the South Point.

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First Football Show

Las Vegas Sun sports editors Ray Brewer and Case Keefer welcome back football season by going through all the leagues, and also touch on major storylines. They also disagree on picks for numerous week 1 games.

Durango outlasted host Pahrump Valley in a hard-fought opening night battle, 26-19.

T.K. Fotu starred for the Trailblazers, rushing for 90 yards and a touchdown on 11 carries, while also racking up 11 tackles on defense. Jayden Nersinger also contributed solid two-way production, with four receptions for 48 yards and nine tackles including three tackles for loss.

He was the favorite target of quarterback Kaden Renshaw, who completed 13 of 18 passes for 148 yards.