ANOTHER LOSS: Jackets can’t get offense on track against Yoakum

Stephenville meets White Oak at 5 p.m.



BRYAN (July 9, 2015) — Through two games, Stephenville has yet to taste victory at the Adidas Texas 7v7 Championship at Veterans Park.

The Yellow Jackets need win and tie-breaking help to reach the championship bracket after dropping each of their first two pool games in Division II action Thursday afternoon.



The second game saw Stephenville fall 19-7 to Yoakum, thanks largely to four interceptions. Navasota picked off three passes and ran one back for a touchdown while thumping the Yellow Jackets 54-18 in the pool opener.

The lone Stephenville touchdown was the first score of the game, with sophomore quarterback Easton Jones hooking up with senior receiver Darian Brown on an out rout just beyond the goal line.

Yoakum led 13-7 by halftime before a pair of interceptions by its defense, a deliberate pace by its offense and a slew of penalty flags made for a choppy second half.

To reach the championship bracket, Stephenville must defeat White Oak at 5 p.m., have Navasota knock off Yoakum and win a points-based tie-breaker. Otherwise, the Yellow Jackets will be in the consolation bracket for the second straight year.

Championship and consolation play begins Friday morning.

Photos by BRAD KEITH/

Sville-Yoakum 01

Sville-Yoakum 02

Sville-Yoakum 03 Sville-Yoakum 04

Sville-Yoakum 05

Sville-Yoakum 06 Sville-Yoakum 07 Sville-Yoakum 08 Sville-Yoakum 09 Sville-Yoakum 10

Sville-Yoakum 11

Sville-Yoakum 12 Sville-Yoakum 13


Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.