Blue Devil football falls to Pierce in a 42-0 match

Blue Devil football falls to Pierce in a 42-0 match
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PIERCE – After knocking out a top 10 opponent in double overtime at home, the Wayne High football team is gearing up for a top 10 road match up.

WHS jumped into the rankings of the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World Herald to #9 after winning 30-28 in double overtime over then #9 Columbus Lakeview.

The opponent on hand will be #1/#2 Pierce who sits 4-0 for a Friday night showdown to open district competition. The Bluejays recently defeated #8 (LSJ) Columbus Scotus 50-21 in Columbus.

The closest game in recent history saw Pierce top Wayne 28-26 in Wayne during the 2016 season.

Join Sports Director, Aaron Scheffler and color commentary from Brady Bristol on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and online at Pregame coverage is set for 6:45 p.m.


Thursday area games:

@ Norfolk: Omaha South VS Norfolk
@ Randolph: Hartington-Newcastle VS Randolph

Friday area games:

@ Allen: Bloomfield VS Allen
@ Blair: South Sioux City VS Blair
@ Cedar Bluffs: Emerson-Hubbard VS Cedar Bluffs
@ Clarkson/Leigh: Pender VS Clarkson/Leigh
@ Crofton: Norfolk Catholic VS Crofton
@ Hartington Cedar Catholic: Ponca VS Hartington Cedar Catholic
@ Laurel-Concord-Coleridge: Neligh-Oakdale VS Laurel-Concord-Coleridge
@ Lutheran High Northeast: Howells-Dodge VS Lutheran High Northeast
@ Omaha Nation: Wakefield VS Omaha Nation
@ Riverside: Winside VS Riverside
@ West Point-Beemer: Wahoo VS West Point-Beemer
@ Wisner-Pilger: Guardian Angels Central Catholic VS Wisner-Pilger