Undefeated Chaloner Jackets claim middle school championship
- Amanda Clark | RRGSD
The undefeated Chaloner Middle School Yellow Jackets football team claimed the Roanoke Middle School Athletic Association Conference championship this season, beating Northampton County 20-12.
The title game was played on November 9.
Montreal Ham led the Jackets with 116 yards and 15 carries, scoring two touchdowns, while AJ Roberts had 108 yards and 12 carries, scoring one touchdown. On the defensive side of the ball, Ham had 15 tackles, followed by Roberts and Takuan Harris, each with 7, and Wes Jenkins with 6.
The Jackets compiled an 8-0 record.
“I am so proud of this team,” coach Kirk Wynne said. “They have really grown during this season and came together as a group. We have several players that will move on to high school next year and I will miss them, but surely look forward to seeing what they do in the future.”
Also serving on the Yellow Jacket coaching staff are Sean McClafferty, Steve Milligan, Aron Crum, and Tommy Jones.