Otte Blair Football

The Otte Blair Middle School eighth-grade football team finished its season 6-0 Monday with a 36-0 win against Columbus.

Otte 8th-grade football goes unbeaten

The Otte Blair Middle School eighth-grade football team finished its season unbeaten Monday at Krantz Field.

The Bears topped Columbus 36-0 in the finale. They finished with a 6-0 record for the season.

GPYFL season ends for area teams

The Great Plains Youth Football League has come to a close for Washington County teams.

The Blair Youth Football fifth-grade team dropped a 55-24 championship game to the Norris Screaming Eagles on Sunday. The Bears had defeated the CMC Panthers 22-12 to reach the final.

In the grades 3-4 Peewee division, Arlington defeated Blair 14-12 in the season finale. The Norris Screaming Eagles Black team, meanwhile, won the title game 33-16.

While there is still a championship tilt to be played in the Jr. Midget division, the Fort Calhoun and Arlington teams capped their years Sunday. Fort Calhoun lost a 36-24 game to the Glenwood (Iowa) Lil Rams Black team, but the Arlington squad topped the Logan-Magnolia Panthers 28-22.

Blair FC teams compete

Several Blair Football Club (FC) soccer teams competed in games last week.

On Sunday, the Blair FC Fury finished league play with a 1-1 draw at Tranquility Park in Omaha. It competed in the Nebraska League's 12-year-old girl Premier division this fall.

As of Tuesday, Blair's boys and girls teams competing in the Nebraska League have gone a combined 8-9-5 with 67 goals scored. The age 14 girls Power team won 3-2 on Sunday.

The Lightning squad capped its 8-3 season with a 3-0 win on Saturday. The Blair FC Warriors, meanwhile, earned a tie.

The Thunder also capped its league play with a 5-5 tie against SOFC, according to the Blair FC Facebook page.

Blair Swim Team gets ready for meet

The Blair Family YMCA Barracudas will be preparing for a road meet during the next week.

The Blair Swim Team travels to a Beatrice swim meet on Oct. 26. The swimmers are able to enter four individual events and two relays during the competition.

— Staff reports

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