Saints football struggles in opener

By Chris Freud

PARACHUTE — Vail Christian football’s debut at the 11-man level did not go as hoped as the Saints fell at Grand Valley, 46-6, on Friday night.Vail Christian has been playing 8-man football for the last 15 years or so, but as school enrollment has increased, the Saints are making the jump to Class 1A 11-man.“The 8 to 11 may have been a small part of it, but I don’t think it was the key component,” Saints coach Tim Pierson said. “We have a lot of youth out there. We’re young on our roster. I think we were a little shell-shocked …

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