Several teams advanced after round 1 of the district playoffs in area high school football on Friday, October 27, 2023.
Starting off in the Class 3 District 4 Quarterfinals it was an overtime thriller in Centralia as the Panthers outlasted Hallsville 24-18.
- South Callaway eliminated North Callaway 26-14.
- Clark County shutout Palmyra 14-0.
- Bowling Green big over Mark Twain 54-6
- Monroe City took out Highland 34-0.
- Southern Boone beat Wright City 47-25. They will play at Blair Oaks next week.
- Moberly blasted Macon 49-10.
- Boonville blanked Knob Knoster 35-0.
- California 49-26 over Clinton.
- Warrenton holds on for a 21-20 win over Lutheran St. Charles.
- Wentzville Holt defeated the Mexico Bulldogs 57-6.
- Hannibal bested St. Charles 64-12.
- Jefferson City took out Fulton 63-16.
- Kirksville advanced beating Excelsior Springs 28-13.
In Class 5 Capital City won 26-7 over the Battle Spartans.
In Class 6 action Hickman’s season is over after losing 42-22 to Howell Central.