ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — Lake Travis opened its season in good form against Westwood on Thursday night.
The Cavaliers earned a 63-20 season opening win over Westwood taking a 56-6 lead into the fourth quarter. In the second quarter, Westwood cut into a 14-0 deficit with an R.J. Martinez passing touchdown, but Lake Travis extended its lead with two late touchdowns in the first half for a 28-6 halftime lead.
Lake Travis (1-0) opens district play against San Marcos next Friday. Westwood (1-1) opens its district slate against Hutto next week.
Westwood won its first game of the 2020 season last Thursday against Southwest (San Antonio) 37-8. Lake Travis saw its first organized action of the season in a scrimmage against Round Rock Cedar Ridge last week.
Last season, Westwood was in contention for a playoff spot, but missed out after a loss to Cedar Ridge in the final week of the regular season. Lake Travis reached the 6A-Division I State semifinals before losing to the eventual state champions, Galena Park North Shore.