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Blue Jays beat Dickinson, earn trip to 'AAA' playoffs

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sports Jamestown, 58401
Jamestown North Dakota 121 3rd St NW 58401

Jamestown defeated Dickinson 17-13 to clinch its first trip to the Class AAA football playoffs since 2008.

The Blue Jays scored two touchdowns in 30 seconds in the second quarter and made it stand up.

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Quarterback Ross Monson and wide receiver Joey Gebhardt connected for a 33-yard score. On Dickinson's next offensive play, the Blue Jays forced a fumble and Caleb Ellingson scooped and scored from 30 yards out.

Ben Hanson had a 34-yard field goal and two extra-point kicks in the victory.

The Blue Jays also clinched a winning regular season with the victory as they are now 5-3. Jamestown closes out the regular season at home Friday against Fargo North.

The Blue Jays will play the No. 1 seed from the East in the opening round of the playoffs Friday, Nov. 1.

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