Postseason bound!

Highclimber football earns first postseason district berth since 2012


November 3, 2022

Matt Baide

Shelton High School football defensive players gather around coach Mark Smith after the team defeated Black Hills during an Evergreen Conference Kansas tiebreaker on Monday night at Tumwater District Stadium. Shelton defeated Black Hills 8-7 and then topped Aberdeen 6-0 to earn a district crossover berth. Shelton will face Greater St. Helens League champion Washougal at 7 p.m. Friday at Fishback Stadium in Washougal.

What a difference a year makes.

The Shelton Highclimbers football team was back in a Kansas tiebreaker once again on Monday at Tumwater District Stadium with Black Hills and Aberdeen, with two spots in the district crossover playoff games on the line.

Shelton defeated Black Hills in the first matchup, and then took down Aberdeen to secure the No. 4 seed out of the Evergreen Conference into the District crossover games. The Highclimbers will travel to Washougal to take on the Panthers at 7 p.m. Friday at Fishback Stadium, trying to secure a spot in the state tournament.

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