The semi-final round of the South Dakota play-offs began last night. In Class 11 AAA, Sioux Falls Lincoln shut out Sioux Falls O’Gorman 28 – 0, while Brandon Valley fell to Sioux Falls Roosevelt 65 – 35.
In 11AA Pierre rolled over Harrisburg 45 – 13 and Watertown defeated yankton 32 – 14.
The rest of the semi-final round is today, with the winners advancing to the championship games at the Dakota Dome next week. In Class 11A, Madison will face Dell Rapids, while West Central will duel Hot Springsa.
In class 11B, Winner faces Canton, and Parkston will take on St. Thomas More.
9AA match-ups are Gregory vs Bridgewater – Emery – Ethan and Arlington facing Deubrook Area.
In 9A, Howard faces Potter County and Leola / Fredrick faces Wolsey – Wessington.
In 9B, Hamlin will face Harding County in one semi-final, while Avon will battle Wall in the other.