FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: Playoffs round 2 (live coverage) | TheUnion.com

FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: Playoffs round 2 (live coverage)

Bear River's Ryder Kiggins runs away from Highlands defenders during last week's playoff win. Kiggins and the rest of the Bruins face off with the No. 2 seed Hilmar Yellowjackets in the second round today.
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On the road in the playoffs and facing a higher ranked team. It’s a familiar scenario for the Bear River football program. It’s also a situation they’ve fared well in.

The Bruins have played four postseason games at their opponents’ place since 2015, and in each instance came away with an upset victory.

Bear River will try to make it five straight when they travel to Hilmar to face the No. 2 seeded Yellowjackets (9-1) tonight in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section D6 playoffs.

Game starts at 7 tonight. Get live coverage here:


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