The Hesperia football team lost a tough 42-14 non-conference game on the road against LeRoy Pine River on Thursday night.

Logan Balkema and Owen Kowalski each scored a touchdown for the Panthers while Kowalski added a two-point conversion.

Hesperia committed four turnovers in the game with three of them inside the red zone.

The Panthers, who are now 0-2 on the season, will face off against conference rival Holton next week at home.