Cavaliers, Spartans Advance in Football Playoffs
St. Thomas More is back in the high school football playoffs for the 18th year in a row.
In fact, the Cavaliers hosted the Hot Springs Bison Thursday night in the opening round.
The Cavs were hoping to avoid a repeat of last season, in which they lost to Lennox by one point in the quarterfinals.
St. Thomas More jumped out to a 20 point lead at halftime and held on to beat Hot Springs 33-7.
The Cavaliers will host Madison in the semifinals on Friday, November 4.
In Class 11AA, Spearfish rolled over Huron, 47-19.
The Spartans will travel to Harrisburg on November 4.
High School Football Playoffs
Brandon Valley 58, Rapid City Central 14
Sioux Falls O’Gorman 38, Aberdeen Central 0
Sioux Falls Roosevelt 53, Sioux Falls Lincoln 21
Sioux Falls Washington 53, Rapid City Stevens 27
Harrisburg 53, Yankton 15
Mitchell 79, Sturgis Brown 22
Pierre 35, Douglas 7
Spearfish 47, Huron 19
Dell Rapids 35, Sioux Falls Christian 18
Madison 43, Milbank Area 0
St. Thomas More 33, Hot Springs 7
Tea Area 14, West Central 6