Payson’s football team improved to 4-1 with a 62-0 blowout of host Chinle on Friday, Sept. 24.

Caleb Marinelli ran for 136 yards and two touchdowns to lead the rushing attack.

Dexter Waterman completed 7 of 10 passes for 98 yards and two touchdowns and ran four times for 61 yards and two scores. Travis Christianson carried twice for 33 yards and two TDs.

Devonte Johnson caught two passes for 60 yards and two TDs.

The Longhorns amassed 353 yards of total offense.

Chinle had 10 turnovers, with Payson intercepting five passes and recovering five fumbles. Kellen Mills had a 59-yard interception return for a TD and recovered a fumble. Ayden Ormand, Kelton Taylor, Nick Dimbat and Sergio Madrid each intercepted a pass.

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