Ryan Jones (football)

Jamestown tripped up by Smithfield

JAMES CITY – Smithfield set the tone Thursday against Jamestown at Wanner Stadium on the opening play from scrimmage, a 22-yard by quarterback Willie Drew.

There was more where that came from, although Drew needed only eight carries to run for 176 yards and two scores, while throwing 7-for-13 for 159 yards and two more touchdowns.

It was all Smithfield, 49-14, and 49-7 by halftime before the running clock kicked in.

“They have some great players over there that can make some great plays for them,” Jamestown coach Donnell Brown said. “We just have to play disciplined football and we made a lot of mental mistakes on defense early in the...