“Jake is an explosive player,” Jones said. “He really did a great job tonight. He was a true dual-threat quarterback.”
By halftime Friday night, the Fighting Irish had 496 total yards and 18 first downs to El Reno's 53 and three. Lewis had already totaled 245 yards passing.
McGuinness lit up the scoreboard on the first play from scrimmage. Chancellor turned a short catch into a 78-yard touchdown 19 seconds into the game.
Lewis gave the Irish a 14-0 lead on an 18-yard touchdown run toward the end of the first quarter. He added a 3-yard TD plunge to put McGuinness ahead 21-0 with 10 minutes left in the first half.
Braden Roy's 64-yard touchdown run, Chancellor's 33-yard TD catch and Lewis' 55-yard scoring run helped give McGuinness a 42-0 lead by halftime.