P&D Sports Editor James Cimburek posted his first-round picks for the South Dakota High School Football Playoffs, which begin today (Tuesday) across the state.
Now, here are mine — Jeremy Hoeck.
Bolded selections are road teams.
Class 11AA: Sioux Falls Washington, Pierre, Sioux Falls Lincoln, Rapid City Stevens, Sioux Falls Roosevelt, Brandon Valley, Sioux Falls O’Gorman and Watertown
Class 11A: Dell Rapids, West Central, Harrisburg, Dakota Valley, Pine Ridge, Little Wound, St. Thomas More and Hot Springs
Class 11B: Aberdeen Roncalli, Redfield/Doland, Tri-Valley, Flandreau, Wagner, Platte-Geddes/Dakota Christian, Winner and Mobridge-Pollock
Class 9AA: Leola/Frederick, Deubrook Area, Chester Area, Woonsocket/Wessington Springs, Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan, Viborg/Hurley, Lemmon/McIntosh and Eureka/Bowdle
Class 9A: Wilmot, Castlewood, Hanson, Corsica/Stickney, Avon, Andes Central, Harding County and Wall
Class 9B: Waverly-South Shore, Hitchcock-Tulare, Canistota, Dell Rapids St. Mary, Gettysburg, Colome, Timber Lake and Langford