FRANKFORT — Kalkaska clinched its first playoff berth since 2002 with a 42-20 non-conference win over Frankfort on Friday.
The Blazers (6-2) trailed 14-7 at half.
Zach Hill led the Blazers. He carried the ball 15 times for 163 yards and two touchdowns. His scoring runs covered 64 and 8 yards. Hill also caught three passes for 52 yards.
Kaleb Hauser added 59 yards on the ground and three touchdowns. He went in from 3, 12 and 19 yards.
Kaleb Baughman and Allen McLain led the defense with eight tackles. Will Noble intercepted two passes, returning one for a touchdown. Hill and Rob Standen also had picks.
David Loney scored on two short first-half runs for Frankfort (3-5). Brandon Schaub broke a 56-yard run in the second half. Schaub finished with 133 yards on the ground.
Grayling 63 East Jordan 29
Jake Swander completed 23 of 44 passes for 363 yards and six touchdowns as Grayling celebrated Homecoming with a 63-29 Lake Michigan Conference win over East Jordan.
The win improves the Vikings to 5-0 in the league and 8-0 overall and sets up a showdown next Friday at undefeated Boyne City.
Tyler McClanahan hauled in six passes for 125 yards and a score. Scott Parkinson added eight receptions for 94 yards and three touchdowns. Ty Jensen caught four passes for 45 yards and two touchdowns. He also ran for 96 yards and a score.
Grayling backup quarterback Jake Hoover tossed a 10-yard touchdown pass to exchange student Ki-Whan Kim. Hoover also rushed the ball for 45 yards and a score.
Dave Somero had eight tackles on defense for the Vikings.
Harbor Springs 19 Charlevoix 7
Harbor Springs posted a 19-7 Lake Michigan Conference win over Charlevoix.
The Rams improved to 3-5 overall and 2-4 in the league with the win.
Charlevoix, now 0-8 overall, had tied the game at 7 at the end of the first quarter on a three-yard sneak by Luke Klinger.
Mancelona 50 Forest Area 6
Wyatt Derrer rushed for 167 yards and two touchdowns as Mancelona clinched the Ski Valley South with a 50-6 win over Forest Area.
The Ironmen (8-0, 5-0) have now won 25 regular season games in a row.
Logan Borst ran for 72 yards and two scores while Trevor Ackler picked up 57 yards on the ground and a touchdown. Eric Wheeler also scored for the Ironmen, who travel to Inland Lakes next Friday.
Defensively, J.R. Cook led the Ironmen with five tackles. Cody Derrer and Nick Balhorn recovered fumbles while Wyatt Derrer, Borst and Dalton Sulz all had interceptions.