Richmond’s Aidan Ivison carried the ball 31 times for 269 yards and two touchdowns in the fifth-ranked Spartans 18-6 win over eighth-ranked Macon in the Class 2 District 8 semifinals Friday night.

J.B. Connoley with the call on 99.9 The Captain and The Spartans kept Macon off the board until almost midway through the fourth quarter.

Coach Van Vanatta…

Vanatta was pleased with the way his team came out in the second half, and how it played this season.

Macon’s season ends at 9-2. Richmond is now 10-1, and gets a rematch with second-ranked Lafayette County in the district championship. Lafayette County beat the Spartans 18-12 in Week 5, and advanced with a 46-0 win over Lawson Friday.

Coach Van Vanatta: