- FOOTBALL: Playoff Brackets Announced, Lincoln Area Has Eight Teams Qualify
The Nebraska School Activities Association released the high school football playoff brackets Saturday morning, where eight Lincoln area teams will play in the post season starting next Friday, October 26.
In Class A, Lincoln High is the No. 6 seed and will host Elkhorn South at Beechner Field. Lincoln Southeast is the No. 8 seed and hosts No. 9 seed Lincoln Southwest at Seacrest Field, in a rematch from a game earlier in the season.
Lincoln East qualifies as the No. 13 seed and will play at No. 4 seed Omaha Westside. For the third straight season, Lincoln Pius X is playoff bound as a No. 15 seed and will play at No. 2 Millard South.
Class B has Waverly as a No. 5 seed hosting No. 12 seed Lexington and Norris qualifies as a No. 11 seed. The Titans will play at No. 6 seed Seward.
After winning 26-21 at Ashland-Greenwood Friday night, Lincoln Lutheran will be a No. 6 seed in the Class C1 playoffs and have a rematch with the Bluejays, who are the No. 11 seed. The game will be played at Nebraska Wesleyan’s Abel Stadium.
LincolnPrepSports.com will determine which games we plan to cover next Friday. A final decision will come on Monday morning.
Click the link below to see all of the playoff brackets.