TAMPA — After running their way to a 3-0 start in Class 6A-District 8, the Chiefs mixed the run and the pass to dominate Blake.
The loss dropped the Yellow Jackets to 2-4 and 2-3 in district.
After three unsuccessful pass attempts in the first half, senior Josh Bennett went 4-for-5 for 135 yards and two scores.
Bennett hooked up with Anthony Davis for two long touchdowns. A 66-yarder and then a 45-yard touchdown.
Dakarai Highsmith rushed for Chamberlain’s first score from 2 yards out. He finished with 117 yards on 17 carries.
Corey Bennett got Blake on the scoreboard on a 1-yard run. Bennett carried the ball 15 times for 56 yards in the game.
Chamberlain visits Hillsborough next week, then finishes its district schedule with Robinson, Jefferson and Armwood.
Blake plays at Middleton next week and also has games with district foes Hillsborough, Robinson and Jefferson remaining.
Blake 0 0 6 0 — 6
Chamb. 0 10 0 14 — 24
C – FG Shidler 37
C – Highsmith 2 run (Shidler kick)
B – Bennett 1 run (run failed)
C – Davis 66 pass from Bennett (Shidler kick)
C – Davis 45 pass from Bennett (Shidler kick)