Second round opponents set for Tigers, Irish
Opponents were announced Thursday morning for the second round of the Class C and D NSAA State Football Playoffs.
Top-seeded FC Sacred Heart (9-0) travels to Lyons Wednesday for a 4 p.m. matchup with ninth-seeded Lyons-Decatur Northeast (8-1). The Irish were 58-0 winners over Kenesaw in their first round game, while Lyons-Decatur defeated the eight seed, Meridian, 60-24.
Seven-seed Falls City High (6-3), fresh off the school’s first-ever state playoff victory, travel to Lincoln Wednesday for a rematch with two-seed Lincoln Christian (8-1), who cruised by Milford, 48-21. The game is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Lincoln’s Seacrest Field, located near 70th and A Streets. Christian defeated the Tigers, 49-28, on Oct. 24th in Lincoln.
For more information or to view the brackets visit the NSAA’s website.