La Salle 23, Edgewood 21: The Cougars grabbed a 14-13 lead midway through the second quarter but couldn't sustain that momentum at Lancer Stadium in Division II, Region 8 play.
The two-time defending state champion Lancers still had to hold on at the end. Edgewood was stopped on downs at the LHS 27 with 4:22 left. La Salle then notched two first downs to run out the clock.
Quarterback Drew Reckart ran for two touchdowns and hit Nick Noble with a 25-yard scoring pass for the Cougars (8-3). Devon Garrett ran 24 times for 109 yards.
Christian Turner gained 171 yards on 21 carries and scored a TD for La Salle (9-2).
Griffin Merritt connected with Tre’Sean Smith for a score, Tyler Richardson returned a blocked punt for a touchdown, and Paul Young added a 30-yard field goal for the hosts.
Sycamore 42, Lebanon 20: The Warriors turned the ball over on their first three possessions and had no answer for Sycamore running back Ra'Von Bonner in the Division I, Region 4 first-round game at Lebanon.
Lebanon (7-4) fumbled twice, including on the first play from scrimmage, as the Aves (7-4) took early control.
Bonner finished with 254 yards on 24 carries, including 190 at the intermission as Sycamore took a 28-7 lead into the break.
The appearance marked Lebanon’s first trip to the playoffs in 14 years.