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Axtell's Clark Werner gains yards against Lost Springs-Centre defenders Lane Methvin (No. 7) and Aidan Svoboda during Friday's sectional game. Photo by Julie Perry

Axtell and Hanover had little trouble advancing to next week's sub-state game in eight-man Division II. The two Twin Valley League teams will kickoff at 7 p.m. Friday in Hanover. 

Axtell advanced with a 76-26 win over visiting Lost Springs-Centre. The Eagles took a 16-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back.