Cowboys get stingy in second half, down Dragons

Chaparral’s defense gave up just 21 yards after halftime on Saturday, and the Cowboys scored 28 unanswered points to top visiting Del Sol, 28-6.

Chaparral quarterback Jerome Williamson completed 7 of 12 passes for 181 yards and two touchdowns, hitting Casey Acosta for a 48-yard strike and Seitu Wyche on a 58-yard slant on his first two passes of the third quarter. On the next possession, Williamson ran 36 yards up the middle for a score to give Chaparral (2-3, 1-1 Division I-A Sunrise) a 21-6 lead.

Richard Nelson’s 9-yard touchdown run capped the scoring with 7:54 remaining in the fourth for Chaparral. Nelson had six carries for 39 yards, while Acosta finished with four catches for 77 yards.

Daniel Tyus gave Del Sol (3-2, 1-2) an early lead with a 2-yard TD run and finished with 45 yards on 17 carries.