The Howe Bulldogs scored three times in the “live” portion of their scrimmage at Aubrey on Aug. 18, wrapping up the preliminaries for the 2016 season.

The Chaparrals, picked to finish second to Celina in District 5-4A (II), were blanked by the Bulldog defense.

Tyler Grisham, getting his first action of the season, scored for Howe as did Jaden Matthews and Cooper Akins.

The Bulldogs open the season at Gunter on Aug. 26.