A pair of second-half interceptions for Pierce helped in a 35-0 victory against Ogallala that sends Pierce back to the C-1 Finals for the third time in four years. Norfolk Catholic, #1 and 12-0 took advantage of several Milford miscues to win 36-7 and set up a 2:45 final with Pierce next Tuesday.
Hastings’ St. Cecilia’s Cody Jackson rushed for 77 yards and two touchdowns to lead Hastings St. Cecilia to a 21-14 win against North Platte St. Patrick’s in North Platte. Riley Gross of Archbishop Bergan threw for a Class C-2 record 384 yards to lead the fourth-ranked Knights to a 34-14 win over Aquinas and into the state title game next Tuesday at 10:15.
Class C-1 CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY, NOV. 23
Norfolk Catholic (12-0) vs. Pierce (11-1), 2:45 p.m.
Norfolk Catholic 36, Milford 7
Pierce 35, Ogallala 0
Class C-2 CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY, NOV. 23
Archbishop Bergan (12-0) vs. Hastings SC (12-0), 10:15 a.m.
Archbishop Bergan 34, Aquinas 14
Hastings SC 21, North Platte SP 14