Fairfield finished its 2023 football campaign 3-6 after a 49-0 lose to Grinnell Friday night. Fairfield fell behind 14 – 0 in the first quarter and finished the half down 21. The Trojans could get nothing going offensively all night long, and the defense gave up over 550 yards to the Tigers Offense. No individual stats for the Trojans are available.
The Playoff brackets for 3A were released late Friday and in 3A District 5, Williamsburg will host Humbolt Friday night, and Independence will be at Mt Vernon. Those games will be at 7 this Friday.
In playoff action from Friday, in 1A it was Sigourney 52 – West Central Valley 7.The Savages will now travel to Dike New Hartford this Friday for second round action. Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont dropped their matchup to Iowa City Regina 48-28.
In 2A, top ranked Mid Prairie beat Northeast 49-18, the Golden Hawks will now take on PCM Friday night. Elsewhere Van Meter was all over Albia 56-7.
In Class A, Lynnville Sully was too much for Pekin, topping the Panthers 28-6, ending their season at 6-3.