North Dakota Playoff Previews and Predictions
Cavalier @ New Rockford-Sheyenne Saturday November 3 2:00pm in New Rockford, ND
Cavalier was able to beat highly regarded Wyndmere-Lidgerwood 46-32 in the quarters last week with a stout performance from their line running back Jaret Johnson who contributed with...
First Round record: 40-4
The four I got wrong were: 11A Tea over Dakota Valley; 9AA Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan over Gregory; 11B Wagner over Parkston; 9A Irene-Wakonda over Wilmot
Here are my picks for Monday's games:
Washington over Brookings
O’Gorman over Yankton
Brandon Valley over Pierre
Roosevelt over Lincoln
2:00 pm in Wyndmere
Seth Harles, Jeff Illies and Luis Vazquez will have to be at their best to keep the Warbirds moving in the right direction when they meet a hot Cavalier team on Saturday. Ryan Chrest leads a mobile and versatile running game as the quarterback for Cavalier and Spencer Robbins backs...
1:00 pm in Langdon
Langdon was one of three region 2 teams to take out a region one team in the first round. They smoked Park River/Fordville-Lankin by 40 in their last meeting in September but the Aggies have been on a roll since then beating Harvey, Westhope and Maple Valley in consecutive games. I think it...
Fargo Shanley's powerful sophomore duo of Chase Montplisir and Danny Stasch will power over Rugby.
The Wahpeton power running game will give Beulah problems. Trevor Zacher will keep the Wahpeton defense on their toes though. I see a minot Wahpeton...
Friday 4:30 pm in FargoDome
Dickinson barely qualified for the playoffs, South stumbled in the season finale, but both will be ready for the opening game at the FargoDome Friday night. South's Zach Reich should be in the lineup as needed for the Bruins. But it might not matter, South took it to Dickinson two...