Blanchard, 3A state champion in 2012 and runner-up in 2013, had to scrap its way to a 5-5 record. The Lions secured the fourth and final spot in the rugged District 3A-2. Mount St. Mary closed its season with a 4-6 record.
After 35 years roaming the sidelines, Community Christian School head coach Paul Potter had planned to coach his last football game Friday night. Instead, the Royals’ scheduled opponent, Wilson, forfeited earlier in the week due to a lack of players.