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Cam Chapman (No. 6) got the call on offense multiple times in the first half of a Maypearl loss on Friday against No. 9 Clifton. (Jerome Stewart/KBEC Sports)

Maypearl suffers first lost against state-ranked Clifton

By Travis M. Smith | KBEC Sports

Maypearl had no answers for the ninth-ranked Clifton Cubs on Friday in a 45-0 road loss. 

Clifton outgained Maypearl 543 total yards to 175 in the victory. 

The (2-1) Maypearl offense gained 134 of its yards on the ground, led by Cam Chapman (9-34), Jaxson Emerton (9-40) ad Grant Hamby (8-45). 

Chapman also led the Panthers defense with a team-high 10 total tackles, while Cooper Maxwell (9), Patrick Nulisch (8) and Lex Lewis (8) also contributed. 

Lex Lewis (No. 1) intercepts a Clifton pass in the third quarter. (Jerome Stewart/KBEC Sports)

Maypearl will look to bounce back at home against (2-1) Fort Worth Christian. Kickoff for the non-district game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.


Travis M. Smith, @Travis5mith


About Travis M. Smith

Travis M. Smith serves as the digital sports director for KBEC Sports. He is the former managing editor of the Waxahachie Daily Light, Midlothian Mirror and Glen Rose Reporter.

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