SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Semi-final action in the South Dakota High School Football Playoffs is underway this week. Teams across the state are looking to make it to the DakotaDome to play for a championship. In this week’s Flashback Friday, we take you back to 1981 when one small town team made its way to Vermillion.
Colome, South Dakota, population: 375. It’s your basic small town that has small town pride. And it has every right to brag about their football team. With a school enrollment of less than 100 and a football squad of less than 30 players, the Colome Cowboys are out to claim the class 9A football championship tomorrow. Residents of Colome know they have a good football team, and they’ve known it for quite a while.