The high school football teams of Bismarck High and Century won their Class AAA semifinal matchups on Nov. 2 to advance to the Dakota Bowl.
In Bismarck, the Demons hosted Fargo Davies, a team they beat 48-19 to open the season. Bismarck High took advantage of several Davies’ turnovers to lead 17-0 at the half. The final score was 34-13 Bismarck High.
In West Fargo, Century played West Fargo Sheyenne. The Patriots jumped out to a 14-0 lead, but Sheyenne battled back to take the lead, 20-14. After that, Century scored 17 unanswered points to pull away. The final was 31-20 Century.
The Dakota Bowl will take place Nov. 9. The Class AAA state title match will begin at 6:40 p.m.