Amarillo drops Chapin 44-7

AMARILLO, Texas – Amarillo High defeated El Paso Chapin 44-7 Thursday night at Dick Bivins Stadium Thursday to capture the 5A DI bi-district championship.

Will Maynard gave Amarillo a 20-0 halftime lead after a 17-yard touchdown pass to Davin Lemmons with 57 seconds left until halftime as Chapin’s offense was stuck in neutral all evening.

On the opening play of the second half, Blake Bedwell scored his second touchdown via 57-yard jaunt which put things away just seconds into the final half as the Sandies piled up 21 points in the third quarter.

Amarillo improves 9-2 overall and moves on to the area round, Chapin season ends at 2-9 overall.