The Oakley Plainsmen football season came to a close Friday night in the Class 2-1A quarterfinals at LaCrosse. OHS tried to mount a late comeback, but came up short 20-8.
LaCrosse advances to play Meade in the semifinals for the second consecutive season. The Buffaloes beat Sterling 32-14.
In Class 3A, Scott City took advantage of 4 first quarter turnovers by Garden Plain, and rolled to a 49-0 victory. The Beavers head to Beloit for a semi-final showdown next week. Beloit beat Sedgwick Friday night 52-24.
8-Man/Division II semi-final action today as Wallace County (10-0) travels to Kensington to play Thunder Ridge. The winner will advance to the State Championship Game next Saturday in Newton. The game broadcast can be heard on 97.9FM and will streamed live at nwksradio.com.