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Football teams advance to round two of playoffs

Woodland, Pawhuska and Hominy all advance to second round
Woodland senior-running back Willie Zackery (34) makes a run for a touchdown during a regular season game with town-rivals Hominy. Osage County high school football teams Woodland, Hominy and Pawhuska advanced to the second round of playoffs. Photo by Chalene Toehay/Osage News

The three Osage County football teams have advanced to the second round of the playoffs.

Class A reigning state champions Woodland Cougars defeated Hulbert 36-6 in Fairfax last Friday night.

The Cougars finished the regular season 9-0 and are now 1-0 in the playoffs.

This Friday, Nov. 18 the Cougars will host Wynnewood. Wynnewood defeated Wewoka 37-7 in their first round game.

The game is set to start at 7:30 p.m.

The Hominy Bucks defeated Fairland on the road in a close 21-20 victory. Last season Hominy fell in the first round to Foyil.

The Bucks went into the post season 5-5 and are now 1-0 in the playoffs.

Hominy will travel to Dibble this Friday, Nov. 18 for round two of the playoffs.

Dibble defeated Gore on the road 45-29.

The game is also set to start at 7:30 p.m.

The Pawhuska Huskies defeated Adair on the road 19-13.

Pawhuska finished the regular season 5-5 and are now 1-0 in the post season. Last year the Huskies were beaten out in the first round to Colcord.

The Huskies will host Morris this Friday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 pm. Morris defeated Hartshorne 34-6 in round one of the playoffs.