South Dakota High School Football experts Craig Mattick, Brian Haenchen and Jason Andera make their playoff picks for the 2017 post-season.
South Dakota's historic start has included a number of big moments, but none of them has been bigger than the 29-yard game-winning field goal Ryan Weese delivered last week against then-No.3 Youngstown State.
Not only did that kick push the Coyotes to 5-0 for the first time in the Divison I era, it also lifted them to their highest ranking since...
Playoff football has arrived and so has the transition to a wacky schedule. This week alone, we'll have games on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Then next Wednesday is the final day of AAA regular season games. So, there will be plenty of opportunities to go watch some high school football across the state over the next several weeks. Check out the post below for the latest power rankings, some playoff conversation and the top performances from last week! Enjoy!
With its perfect non-conference season now in the past, the real test is about to begin for South Dakota.
The 10th-ranked Coyotes (3-0) will open their eight-game Missouri Valley Football Conference schedule Saturday against No. 13 Western Illinois (3-0).
Matchup By The Numbers
Jason Andera lists the South Dakota prep football media poll for the week of September 4, 2017.
Here's some of the most outstanding performances on the football field this week in South Dakota.