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Burwell -- Ansley-Litchfield's long winning streak came to an end Thursday night with a 3-0 (26-24, 26-24, 25-18) loss to St. Marys. Ansley-Litchfield will likely be on their win to state due to the fact that Howells-Dodge and Sutherland both won their matchups. The Spartans will likely have enough wildcard points to advance.
Check the website for updates on this situation and in next week's edition of the Custer County Chief.
Broken Bow ran into a buzz saw in Kearney Catholic, dropping the game 41-0, ending their season record at 7-3. Anselmo-Merna also saw their season come to an end with a 46-6 loss to Giltner Wednesday night. Giltner scored 90 points in their opening round playoff game. For more information, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief
Broken Bow ended it's regular season with a 3-2 (25-21, 14-25, 13-25, 25-17, 15-12) over Centura. For more details, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.
All games are Oct. 29
Class C1-10 at Burwell
The first matchup in the bracket is #4 Ainsworth vs. #5 0"Neill. The winner will advance to face #1 Ord. The winner of that game will get the winner of #3 Broken Bow vs. #2 Valentine (6:15 p.m.) .
Class C2-10 at Grand Island Central Catholic
#4 Doniphan-Trumbull vs. #5 Ravenna; winner will get #1 Wood River. #2 Arcadia Loup City will take on #3 Centura (6:00 p.m.)
Class D1-8 at Broken Bow
Mullen 24, Spalding 27
Broken Bow 14, Gibbon 10
Anselmo-Merna 42, Leyton 0
South Loup 13, Arapahoe 44
Arcadia will take on Silver Lake tomorrow at 6:00 p.m. in Bladen
Broken Bow pulled out a dramatic win over Gibbon Thursday night to advance to the next round of the class C1 state playoffs. Broken Bow trailed 10-6 with just under five minutes left in the game and were stopped on a 4th down. The very next play, Gibbon snapped the ball over the head of the quarterback into the back of the end zone, resulting in a safety, cutting the score to 10-8. On the next possession, Marcus Miller hooked up with Hunter Campbell for the second time on the night, giving Broken Bow a 16-10 lead.
Area high school football playoff matchups: #9 Anselmo-Merna @ #8 Leyton. #10 Mullen @ #7 Spalding. # 12 South Loup @ #7 Arapahoe. #11 Gibbon @ #6 Broken Bow. All games start Thursday.
Broken Bow 42, Ainsworth 14
South Loup 51, Twin Loup 20
Mullen 70, South Platte 14
With wins over Loomis and Pleasanton, both 2-0 wins, coach Pat Hoblyn earned win number 600 and 601. Ansley-Litchfield moves to 25-1 on the season. For more coverage, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.
Broken Bow is moving on to the playoffs and will host their first round match following a 42-14 win over Ainsworth Friday night. The Indians lead 40-0 at the half. For more information, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.