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Bulldogs bite the Honkers at homecoming game

No. 20 Caleb Benson goes for the ball at the Nyssa vs. Lakeview game. Benson piled on 113 yards and scored a touchdown. (The Enterprise/Yadira Lopez)

NYSSA – A lot can change in 14 days.

Just ask the Nyssa football team.

Two weeks ago, the Baker Bulldogs rolled into town and used a punishing running game and tough defense to hand the home team a demoralizing 40-0 defeat in a non-league contest.

That night, the football gods conspired against the Bulldogs. They couldn’t throw, couldn’t run and spent the night trying to plug holes in a porous defense.

Fast forward to Friday night. All the intangibles that haunted the Bulldogs against Baker evaporated as they faced Lakeview in a non-league prep football tilt.

It was as if the Baker game . . .