The 6-man football state playoff bracket was released on Sunday, and Kit Carson is the top overall seed.
The unbeaten Wildcats are 8-0, and are the champions of the South East League. They were No. 1 in the final RPI standings of the regular season, which is the primary seeding consideration for the 6-man bracket.
Also receiving first-round home games are: No. 2 Stratton/Liberty, No. 3 Cheyenne Wells, No. 4 Fleming, No. 5 Prairie, No. 6 Granada, No. 7 Branson/Kim and No. 8 Flagler/Hi-Plains.
The 6-man playoffs begin this coming week. The default game day is Saturday, but schools can play either Thursday or Friday by mutual agreement.
The semifinals are the weekend of Nov. 16, and the championship game is Nov. 23 at a home site.