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It was a rough set of home openers for the 2011 Poteau Bandit League football teams Saturday at Costner Stadium against Vian.
The visiting Wolverines took three of the four games played, with only the Poteau sixth-grade team posting a win by a score of 14-0.
In the other games, Vian won two of them by shutout â€” 45-0 in the third-grade game and 32-0 in the fifth-grade game. The Wolverines took the fourth-grade game 13-6.
In the sixth-grade game, Kale Barcheers scored both touchdowns on runs.
In the fourth-grade game, Easton Francis scored the lone TD for Poteau.
The Poteau teams will return to action at 10 a.m. Saturday at Costner Stadium against Union Christian Academy, Ark. The sixth-grade game will be the first contest, followed by the fifth-grade game, fourth-grade game and third-grade game.
There will be a hamburger/hot dog meal available for $5.