Kraemer throws 4 TDs, Drake drubs Jacksonville
DES MOINES — Grant Kraemer passed for 268 yards and four touchdowns, two each to Steven Doran and Connor Ostrander, and Drake beat Jacksonville 52-7 on Saturday to close out its season.
Brock Reichardt scored on a 39-yard run on Drake’s opening drive before Kraemer hit Doran on TD passes of 49 and 55 yards on the next two possessions for a 21-0 lead early in the second quarter. They were Doran’s only receptions and he finished with 104 yards.
Kraemer threw TD passes of 13 and 28 yards to Ostrander, who had six catches for 102 yards. Alex Bonds scored on a 6-yard run, Tyler Updegraff had a 2-yard scoring run and Danny Donley kicked a career-best 48-yard field goal.
Sean Lynch had 11 solo tackles for the Bulldogs (7-4, 6-2 Pioneer), who held the Dolphins, which average 275 rushing yards per game, to 298 total yards.
Jacksonville’s Rylan Wells scored on a 1-yard keeper in the second quarter after the Dolphins (7-4, 5-3) recovered Drew Lauer’s fumble. Wells threw for 90 yards with an interception.