Noah Hofmann breaks through from extra yardage during the Ghosts 34-7 win over Oshkosh West. Brian Ulrey photo
Noah Hofmann breaks through from extra yardage during the Ghosts 34-7 win over Oshkosh West. Brian Ulrey photo

UPDATE: The Kaukauna Ghosts football team was in the game from start to finish but could never grab a lead, falling 14-13 to Hartford in a Level 1 WIAA Division 2 playoff game. READ GAME SUMMARY HERE.

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HARTFORD — The Galloping Ghosts’ football team begins post-season play Friday on the road.

Kaukauna, the No. 5 seed, faces No. 4 seed Hartford at 7 p.m. Friday Oct., 22, 2021 at Hartford High School.

The game will be played at Gib Mahr Field, behind the elementary school. DIRECTIONS BELOW.

The radio broadcast of the game can be heard at WKTM, 104.9 radio HERE.

The game also is the winner of the WisSports.net Kwik Trip game of the week. (Read the game preview HERE.) Follow live game updates at WisSports.net HERE.

Kaukauna has featured multiple quarterbacks this season who have depended on an explosive, reliable target in receiver Carson Sippel.

Hartford leans on its running game, including 1100-yard rusher A.J. Pepin, 700-yard rusher Noah Deibert, plus Quinten Hornada, who has chipped in with 405 yards.

Info on tickets is HERE on the Kaukauna Football Facebook group.

FULL BRACKETS I PAIRINGS

By Dan Plutchak

Dan Plutchak, born and raised in Kaukauna, is cofounder of Kaukauna Community News.