Newcomb Skyhawks earn No. 6 seed in the 2A football playoffs, will host 11th seed Capitan

The Daily Times staff
Newcomb's Deontay Begay looks to push past Lordsburg's Izayah Placencia (10) during a football game on Saturday, Sept. 21 at Skyhawk Stadium in Newcomb. The Skyhawks earned the No. 6 seed in the 2A playoffs and will host No. 11 Capitan in the first round.

FARMINGTON – The Newcomb Skyhawks will again open the 2A playoffs in the friendly confines of home at the No. 6 seed, entertaining No. 11 Capitan in the first round.

The Skyhawks (7-3) took down Escalante for the District 1/5-2A title, and concluded the regular season Friday by blasting Thoreau 56-6.

Newcomb’s other key wins included Navajo Prep and Zuni.

Capitan went 3-6 in the regular season.

The first-round games in Class 2A will be on Nov. 1 and 2.

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