FALLS CITY — Falls City is a game away from earning a trip to the state playoffs.
The Mountaineers defeated Alsea 62-6 on Friday in the team’s regular season finale thanks in part to strong performances from Zach Weems, who rushed for 159 yards and four touchdowns and Jeremy Labrado, who ran for two touchdowns and threw for one.
Now the Mountaineers get set for a league playoff game at North Douglas on Friday.
Falls City lost to North Douglas 52-14 earlier this season. The winner advances to the 1A state playoffs. The loser is eliminated.
VOLLEYBALL FALLS AT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT: Falls City’s volleyball squad saw its season come to a close after a 25-16, 25-20, 25-10 loss to Willamette Valley Christian at the Casco League Tournament on Saturday. The Mountaineers finished the 2015 season with a 6-10 record overall and 6-8 mark in league play.