The Wahoo Warriors and Sidney Red Raiders will face off in the semifinal round of the 2023 NSAA Class C1 Football Championship on Friday, November 10th, at 2:30 PM MT in Wahoo, Nebraska.
What it is: Montana High School Football
Matchup: Sidney Red Raiders vs. Wahoo Warriors
Time: Friday Nov 10, 2023, 2:30 MT
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 NSAA Class C1 Football Championship
Round: Semi Final Round
Locations: Wahoo – Wahoo, NE
Live stream: Watch here
The Warriors come into the game with an undefeated 11-0 record and are ranked 2nd in the division and 4th in the state. The Red Raiders have a 10-1 record and are ranked 4th in the division and 10th in the state.
The Warriors have a high-powered offense, averaging 39.1 points per game. They are led by senior quarterback Brady Carlton, who has thrown for over 2,500 yards and 30 touchdowns this season. Carlton is also a threat on the ground, rushing for over 500 yards and 10 touchdowns.
The Red Raiders have a balanced offense, averaging 35.0 points per game. They are led by senior running back Landyn Collins, who has rushed for over 1,000 yards and 15 touchdowns this season. The Red Raiders also have a solid passing attack, led by senior quarterback Gabe Johnson.
Both defenses are playing at a high level, with Wahoo allowing just 15.7 points per game and Sidney allowing just 18.9 points per game.
This is sure to be a close game between two evenly matched teams. The Red Raiders will need to find a way to slow down the Warriors’ running game and force turnovers. The Warriors will need to protect the football and capitalize on their scoring opportunities.
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Both teams are evenly matched, but I am giving the edge to Wahoo due to their undefeated record and their home field advantage. I predict that the Warriors will win a close game, 35-31.