Southside and Beddingfield win Thursday playoff games

Southside and Beddingfield each hosted first round high school football playoff games on Thursday night and both teams advanced to the second round with easy wins.

Southside beat rival Northside 20-0 in the class 1A state playoffs. The Seahawks led 14-0 at halftime on touchdown runs by Brandon Sullivan and Trajan Rhome.

Southside will play top seed North Duplin on the road in the second round.

Beddingfield beat Farmville Central at home in the 2A state playoffs by the score of 23-12.

The Bruins will face the winner of the first round matchup between 12th seed Ayden-Grifton and 5th seed Wallace-Rose Hill in the second round.