The Class C1 District 2 race will come down to the final weekend as both Fort Calhoun and Arlington picked up football victories Friday night.

Blair, meanwhile, dropped to 3-5 Friday with a 41-14 loss at Bennington.

Fort Calhoun bests Concordia 41-6

The Fort Calhoun Pioneers dominated Omaha Concordia on Friday, scoring six touchdown runs during a 41-6 win.

Coach Andrew Christensen's squad led 14-0 after one quarter, 28-6 after two and by 35 points after three on Parents Night.

The victory pushed the Pioneers' season record to 5-3 (3-1 in district) this season. They play at Platteview on Oct. 25 in the regular season finale in a game with key playoff implications.

Arlington Football

The Eagles' Logan Kirk, middle, carries the ball behind the block of Frankie Rosenbalm on Friday at Arlington High School. Kirk later scored on a 1-yard run.

Eagles hold off Platteview

Arlington stayed in the district title race with a 14-7 home win against Platteview on Friday night.

The Eagles held off the Trojans in the fourth quarter, improving to 3-5 overall and 3-1 in the C1-2 District.

Jesse Thompson and Logan Kirk each scored rushing touchdowns for coach Steven Gubbels' victorious squad.

Blair Football

Blair junior Nolan Osterhaus turns upfield after a fourth-quarter catch Friday at Bennington High School.

Bears fall to 3-5

The Blair football team visited Bennington on Friday night and lost 41-14.

Quarterback Jason Stewart scored a rushing touchdown and Nolan Osterhaus had an interception return for a score, but the Badgers outscored the Bears 21-0 in the second half.

The loss dropped Blair to 3-5 overall and 2-2 in its district this fall.

For the full story on these games and additional photos from each, check out Tuesday's Washington County Pilot-Tribune or go online to that same day.

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