TNL FINAL: Palomino's 2 TDs leads Highlands to 41-13 win over Edison
SAN ANTONIO - Senior running back Rene Palomino scored 2 touchdowns to lead Highlands to a 41-13 win over Edison at Alamo Stadium on Hallmark University's Thursday Night Lights presented by Jack in the Box.
Palmonio rushed for 210 yards on 32 carries and the pair of scores for the Owls, which scored a key District 28-5A victory with a huge game coming up next week.
Highlands improves to 6-2 overall and 4-2 in district, while Edison falls to 3-5 and 3-3 in district.
Highlands quarterback Joseph Palafos threw for 160 yards and three touchdowns in the win.
Highlands tallied 502 total yards and 25 first downs against the Edison defense, while the Owls held the Bears to just 252 total yards on the night.
The Owls take on district leader Memorial in a game that will decide who is crowned the district champion. Edison hosts Kennedy.