Ontario rolls over La Grande

Ontario quarterback Kenji Teramura runs the ball down field during the action Friday night against La Grande as Joe Lopez sets up to provide pass protection. The Tigers defeated La Grande 35-14 in the league opener for both teams. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell)

ONTARIO – He stood at the north end of the field with his hands on his hips, his face still shiny with sweat, and squinted into the stadium lights.

“Coach always told me to trust my line. So, I followed his rules,” said Jose Flores, Ontario High School varsity football running back. 

Flores was talking specifically about his 55-yard scoring run with barely three minutes left in the contest against La Grande Friday night that sealed a 35-14 league victory.

He just as easily, though, could have been describing his performance and . . .