Lancaster steamrolls Mathews, 24-0

Lancaster’s Jaiquawn Smith and Kendrick Ross pull down a Mathews ball carrier. Photo by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

Lancaster got two touchdowns and 193 yards rushing—more than Mathews’ entire team—from Chris Dameron last Friday as the Red Devils picked up their first win of the season, 24-0, over the Blue Devils.

Lancaster improved to 1-1 and Mathews dropped to 0-3.

Dameron carried the ball 22 times and scored on runs of 90 and 9 yards to open and cap Lancaster’s scoring. Dameron bolted for a field-long run with two minutes to play in the first quarter and scored off a short yardage carry with two minutes to play in the game.

The visiting Red Devils also got a couple of TD passes from Tae Veney to BJ Lee…