This week, the matchups were set for the North Dakota High School Division AAA football playoffs, which will begin next Friday night, October 27th. Three local high schools advanced to the postseason tournament.

Bismarck Century High School claimed the top spot in the West Region with a record of 8-1 (6-0 in conference play). They will take on a Fargo Davies High School team that comes out of the East Region. Fargo Davies snuck into the playoff bracket with a 3-6 record (3-3) and the help of a standings tiebreaker. That quarterfinal matchup will take place at the Bismarck Community Bowl on Friday night at 7 p.m.

Bismarck High School (7-2, 5-1), the second seed in the West Region, will host Fargo South High School (6-3, 4-2), the third seed in the East Region. That game will kickoff at 4 p.m. on Friday, prior to the Century/Fargo Davies matchup.

Bismarck Legacy High School (5-4, 3-3) snatched the 4th seed in the West Region and will go on the road in their playoff matchup against undefeated West Fargo High School, the top seed out of the East Region. Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

The one other game features Minot High School (6-3, 4-2), third in the East, visiting second seed in the West, West Fargo Cheyenne High School (7-2, 5-1). That game will also kickoff at 7 pm.

To recap, the schedule looks like this for Friday, October 27th:

Bismarck vs. Fargo South (@ Bismarck Community Bowl) - 4 p.m.

Bismarck Century vs. Fargo Davies (@ Bismarck Community Bowl) - 7 p.m.

Bismarck Legacy @ West Fargo - 7 p.m.

Minot @ West Fargo Cheyenne - 7 p.m.

Good luck to all Bismarck area high schools!