They move to the semifinals this week in the Idaho high school football playoffs, and just one District I team - Coeur d’Alene - remains in the hunt for a state championship. Not a surprise. Outside of the 5A Inland Empire League, football in North Idaho this year was weak.
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Friday: Rocky Mountain (9-1) at Centennial (8-2), 6 p.m.
Saturday: Coeur d’Alene (9-1) vs. Capital (10-0), Boise State University, 11 a.m. PST.
Friday: Skyview (8-2) vs. Blackfoot (8-2), Holt Arena (Pocatello), 5 p.m.
Saturday: Shelley (8-2) at Bishop Kelly (10-0), noon.
Friday: Kimberly (8-2) vs. Snake River (7-3), Holt Arena, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday: Fruitland (10-0) at Weiser (7-3), noon.
Friday: Declo (7-3) vs. West Side (9-1), Holt Arena, 12:30 p.m.
Saturday: Malad (10-0) at New Plymouth (9-1), noon.
1A Division I
Thursday: Hagerman (8-2) vs. Grace (5-5), Holt Arena, 7:45 p.m.
Saturday: Prairie (8-1) vs. Troy (9-0), Kibbie Dome, 6 p.m.
1A Division II
Thursday: Carey (9-1) vs. Castleford (10-0), Holt Arena, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: Salmon River (9-1) at Garden Valley (9-1), noon.