STAR OF THE GAME: Marty Williams rushed for 132 yards and two touchdowns and passed for 200 yards and three more touchdowns in the Predators’ first-round playoff win.
WHY FOX CREEK WON: The Predators (9-2) were clicking on offense early and scored enough points to hold on after Marty Williams was taken from the field by ambulance after an injury with 4:20 left in the third quarter. Team officials said Williams appeared to have suffered a neck stinger but should be OK.
WHY SOUTHSIDE CHRISTIAN LOST: The Sabres (7-4) could not capitalize in the red zone until too late.
NEXT: Fox Creek at Christ Church, 7:30 p.m., Friday.