Varsity Football · Varsity Football beats Elgin Owls 54 – 7 in Rd 1 of Playoffs

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The Blanchard Lions opened up the 1st round of the Class 4A playoffs at home with their second meeting of the year with the Elgin Owls and a similar result to the first meeting. Behind big plays on offense and a smothering defense, the Lions came away with a convincing 54-7 victory. The Lions had 4 rushing TD’s, 3 passing TD’s and 1 Fumble Returned for a TD while the defense held Elgin to 3 yards of total offense (-10 rushing and 13 passing). The Lions will host round 2 of the playoffs next Friday when Cache comes to town. The Bulldogs defeated the Tecumseh Savages 49-41 to advance. Kickoff for the Friday, November 20th game will be at 7:00 pm at Blanchard Lions Stadium. Admission is $7 and masks are required to enter the stadium.