For the second consecutive game, The Colony found itself in a close game in the fourth quarter.
Poteet and West Mesquite met for the 31st time on Friday, but first as non-district opponents.
Poteet and West Mesquite will renew the city’s second-oldest rivalry when they meet for the 31st time at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Mesquite Memorial Stadium.
Poteet and West Mesquite each did some good things in their respective season openers, but it did not translate into the win column, as the Pirates and Wranglers will enter their Week 2 head-to-head match-up looking for their first victories.
West Mesquite will usher in a new era as Frank Sandoval takes over as the seventh head coach in program history.