ALMA — Alma (7-4) trailed by two points at halftime, but pulled away in the second half to eliminate White Hall (7-4).

The Airedales were behind 9-7 at halftime. In the second half, they outscored the Bulldogs 21-0 en route to their sixth consecutive first-round playoff victory. Senior quarterback Garrison Jensen completed 11 of 16 passes for 152 yards and 3 touchdowns. He also had 42 yards on the ground and 1 touchdown on 16 carries.

Wide receiver Brayden Johnson, also a senior, caught 9 passes for 130 yards and 3 touchdowns.

Jensen found Johnson for a 9-yard touchdown pass to cap a three-play scoring drive right after halftime to take a 14-9 lead early in the third quarter. White Hall senior quarterback Ollie Reddick completed 13 of 18 passes for 136 yards. He also rushed for 145 yards and 1 touchdown on 22 carries.

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