SEMINOLE — The Chieftains of Seminole shook off a loss last week to Lincoln Christian by crushing Dickson 44-6 Friday night.
Receiver Jordan Rodriguez and quarterback Cade Hammond hooked up on touchdown passes of 16, 33 and 39 yards as Seminole improved to 4-1.
The Chieftains led 12-0 at the intermission and 30-0 entering the fourth quarter.
Coach Mike Snyder’s victors rushed for 312 yards on 44 carries, a 7.0-yard average.
Cameron Gunville was the top Chieftain rusher with 267 yards on 27 carries, including a 97-yard run for Seminole’s second touchdown.
Dickson was limited to 103 rushing yards on 32 attempts. The visitors also were held to 23 passing yards on 4 of 15 attempts. Seminole received interceptions from Chico Baker and Justin Hamilton.
Seminole finished with 118 yards through the air on 6 of 14 attempts.
Baker also had a 4-yard scoring run and a 2-point conversion run. Kieran Marshall scored from the 3-yard line.
Seminole will be idle next weekend, then return to action Oct. 6 with a 7:30 p.m. home game versus Madill.