Wesleyan’s football team narrowly missed a first-round bye in the Class A Private state playoffs, finishing No. 9 in the final power rankings. Only the top eight seeds get byes.
The Wolves will host No. 24 First Presbyterian on Friday in the first round. The winner of that matchup gets No. 8 seed Christian Heritage in the second round.
Hebron Christian also found out its seeding and Friday opponent when the power rankings were finalized. The No. 12 Lions open the playoffs at home Friday against No. 21 Mount Vernon. No. 5 Mount de Sales awaits the winner of that game.