GERA LEMKE photo

Mario Ballesteros (15), a sophomore quarterback and defensive end for Walnut Springs, takes a snap while Caleb Ballesteros (32), a senior running back and nose tacke, stands alongside him. Also pictured is Jacob White (21), a senior offensive end and defensive end, gaining big yardage for the Hornets. Walnut Springs hammered Granbury Happy Hills, 66-21, in a contest that had to be called due to the 45-point mercy rule with 21 seconds remaining in the third. The Hornets, now 3-3 overall, begin Six-Man-Division II District 15 play when they entertain Oglesby at 7:30 p.m. this Friday.