Dallas Christian defeated Grace Community, 49-35, on Friday night in TAPPS D-II District 2 action. The Chargers posted five rushing touchdowns as well as two through the air totaling 510 yards of offense.
Chargers running back Tylor Cook ran for three scores including runs of 32, 23 and 46 yards. Cook finished the game with 206 yards on 18 carries. Taylor Carson (9) and Garrett Cody (20) also had rushing touchdowns in the game.
Cody added two touchdowns passing for Dallas Christian with a 32-yarder to Palmer Nix and a 53-yarder to Garrett Walker. Cody finished with 155 yards in the air.
Zach Tatman had two rushing touchdowns on runs for 10 and 2 yards for Grace. Tatman totaled 118 yards on the ground on 20 carries. Chandler Nutt also accounted for a running score on a 2-yard effort to go with two passing touchdowns (22, 24). Nutt was 17 of 28 for 212 yards passing as well as 53 yards on the ground.
Defensively for Grace, Adam Graham snagged an interception on a flea-flicker late in the second half. The Charger turnover led to a Grace touchdown to tie the game at 21-21 going into the half. Landon Ashbreck recorded a sack for the Cougars as well.
Dallas Christian improved its record to 3-2, going to 1-1 in district play. The Chargers will play next Friday on the road at Frisco Legacy Christian at 7 p.m.
Grace fell to 3-2 and 1-1. The Cougars are back in action next week hosting Bullard Brook Hill starting at 7:30 p.m.
Dallas Christian 49, Grace 35
At Clyde-Perkins Stadium
Dallas Christian 7 14 7 21 — 49
Grace Community 7 14 0 14 — 35
GC—Chandler Nutt 2 run, PAT Christian Hooper, 7:08
DC—Garrett Cody to Palmer Nix 32 pass, PAT Garrett Chandler, 3:33
GC—Nutt to Jonny Spitzer 22 pass, PAT Hooper, 11:54
DC—Taylor Carson 9 run, PAT Chandler, 7:57
DC—Cody to Garrett Walker 53 pass, PAT Chandler, 6:06
GC—Nutt to Spitzer 24 pass, PAT Hooper, :08
DC—Tylor Cook 32 run, PAT Chandler, 9:28
DC—Tylor Cook 23 run, PAT Chandler, 9:35
GC—Zach Tatman 10 run, PAT Hooper, 5:01
DC—Garrett Cody 20 run, PAT Chandler, 3:10
GC—Tatman 2 run, PAT Hooper, 1:23
DC—Cook 46 run, PAT Chandler, 1:03
First Downs 22 25
Passing Yds 155 212
Comp-Att-Int 7-12-1 17-28-0
Punts-Avg 1-12 3-14.6
Fumbles-Lost 3-0 2-1