Class 11AAA Playoffs Features Washington as the Top Seed
Thursday night marked the final night of the regular season. We now have the Class 11AAA playoffs set.
Sioux Falls Washington pulled a double overtime win over Sioux Falls Roosevelt to clinch the top seed in the playoffs. The Warriors finished the season 8-1, while Roosevelt fell to 7-2. Roosevelt remains the second seed.
O'Gorman needed a win to secure the third seed and they left no doubt defeating Lincoln 33-7. Lincoln, with the loss, will be the 5th seed and will travel to face Brandon Valley.
Speaking of the Lynx, they had an early kickoff in Aberdeen tonight. Brandon Valley moved to 6-3 with a 31-7 win over Aberdeen Central. Brandon Valley will be the 4th seed, while Aberdeen is the 6th.
Rapid City Stevens secured the 7th seed with a 41-13 win over Rapid City Central. Brookings gave Stevens a boost into the 7th seed by beating Watertown 19-14. Watertown will be the 8th seed.
Class 11AAA Playoffs:
Thursday, October 29 - Quarterfinals:
(8) Watertown @ (1) Washington. Howard Wood Field. Time TBD (either 5:00 or 8:00)
(5) Lincoln @ (4) Brandon Valley. Brandon Valley. Time 7:00
(6) Aberdeen Central @ (3) O'Gorman. McEnaney Field. Time 7:00
(7) Rapid City Stevens @ (2) Roosevelt. Howard Wood Field. Time TBD (5:00 or 8:00)
Friday, November 7 - Semifinals:
Winner of Watertown/Washington vs. Winner of Lincoln/Brandon Valley
Winner of Aberdeen Central/O'Gorman vs. Winner of Rapid City Stevens/Roosevelt
Saturday, November 14 - Finals @ DakotaDome in Vermillion