GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO)-- No. 8 Olathe took it to No. 9 The Academy in the first round of the 2A playoffs 43-13.
Olathe had a 14-7 lead toward the end of the second quarter when Ben Kaylor hit Carston Byers for an eight-yard touchdown. After a successful two point conversion, the Pirates went into the half with a 22-7 lead.
Olathe came out in the second half with the same results. The Pirates were unable to cash in a fumble, but after getting the ball back, they put another seven on the board.
The Pirates have the toughest task in the 2A next week as they will travel to No. 1 Brush.
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.