Josh Potter

Highland's Josh Potter (8) runs the ball upfield against Borah during their 5A quarterfinal game Nov. 8 at Dona Larsen Park in Boise.

Four area teams take the field for the high school football state semifinals later this week.

Highland, Blackfoot, Snake River and West Side are still alive in the hunt for a state championship.

Holt Arena is hosting three semifinal games on Saturday. This week’s playoff schedule is listed below.


Highland at Coeur d’Alene, 8 p.m. MST

Blackfoot at Nampa, 6 p.m.


Snake River vs. Sugar-Salem, noon, Holt Arena

Melba at West Side, 1 p.m.

Lighthouse Christian vs. Kendrick, 3 p.m., Holt Arena

Lost Rivers vs. Wilder, 6 p.m., Holt Arena