BLOOMFIELD, Neb. — Cody Bruegman had a hand in two second quarter touchdowns and the Bloomfield defense did the rest in a 26-0 victory over Mead in the opening round of the Nebraska Class D2 football playoffs on Thursday in Bloomfield, Nebraska.

Bruegman rushed for 71 yards and a score, passed for a touchdown for Bloomfield. Logan Doerr rushed for 80 yards and a score. Layne Warrior added a touchdown catch in the victory.

Doerr had a hand in 10 stops and recovered a fumble for Bloomfield. Tyson Sauser and Gabe Lauck each had a hand in nine stops. Colton Schaefer and Mason Mackeprang each recovered a fumble in the victory.

Bloomfield advances to the second round on Oct. 30. Pairings will be announced once first-round games are completed.

MEAD (4-5) 0 0 0 0 — 0

BLOOMFIELD (5-3) 0 14 6 6 — 26

D2: Wynot 46, Winside 20

WYNOT, Neb. — Anthony Haberman rushed for 219 yards and four touchdowns, and also passed for 81 yards and a score, to help Wynot rout Winside 46-20 in Thursday’s first round of the Nebraska Class D2 football playoffs in Wynot.

Owen Sudbeck ran for 135 yards and a touchdown for Wynot, while Trystan Heimes caught four passes for 56 yards and a touchdown. Haberman also led the defense with 11 tackles, while Peyton Wieseler and Garrett Lange both recorded two sacks.

For Winside, Gabe Escalante passed for 84 yards and a touchdown, while Art Escalante threw for 68 yards and a touchdown and also had a receiving touchdown. Dominic Reed caught a touchdown pass.

Wynot will host Pleasanton in the second round on Oct. 30.

D1: LCC 76, Thayer Central 36

HEBRON, Neb. — Evan Haisch carried the ball 48 times for 306 yards and six touchdowns as Laurel-Concord-Coleridge cruised past Thayer Central 76-36 in the opening round Thursday of the Nebraska Class D1 football playoffs in Hebron.

Haisch also caught a touchdown pass, while quarterback Evan Schmitt passed for 92 yards and a touchdown, and also ran for a score. Lucas Rasmussen tacked on a rushing touchdown.

For Thayer Central, Logan Wiedel passed for 172 yards and two touchdowns.

LCC will now host No. 1 seed Tri County in the second round on Oct. 30.

D2: Allen 46, Johnson-Brock 20

ALLEN, Neb. — Anthony Isom rushed for 145 yards and a touchdown, and Kobe Kumm and Joe Grone both combined for two scores as Allen ran past Johnson-Brock 46-20 in Thursday’s first round of the Nebraska Class D2 football playoffs in Allen.

Kumm ran for 106 yards and a touchdown, and also threw a touchdown pass to Reed Hingst. Grone rushed for two scores.

Isom also returned an interception for a touchdown.

Allen advances to the second round and will host Kenesaw on Oct. 30.


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