By Paul Lecker
STRATFORD – The Stratford football team is moving on to Level 3 of the WIAA playoffs for the third time in the last four years after crushing Westby 43-12 in a Division 5 Level 2 matchup Friday night at Tiger Stadium.
The Tigers (9-2) won their sixth-straight game to advance to Level 3 where they will take on Spencer/Columbus Catholic (11-0) in a matchup of former Marawood Conference rivals. The game is tentatively scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, at Spencer High School.
The last time Stratford and Spencer/Columbus played was in Level 2 of the 2013 playoffs, where the Tigers won 33-15. It was also the last time Stratford advanced to Level 3 of the playoffs.
This story will be updated when statistics are available.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)