After a lenghty lightning delay, the South Winn football team (9+1) got the stop it needed Wednesday in Calmar, defeating Hudson 38-31 in the first round of the Class 1A playoffs.

The Warriors trailed 22-24 with 1:08 to go in the third when the game was put into a delay. They were down 31-30 in the fourth before scoring the go-ahead TD with minutes remaining.

South Winn will face Aplington-Parkersburg (8-2) in the second round Monday, Oct. 29 in Calmar.

For more details and photos, check out Tuesday's Decorah Public Opinion.