State 5A football playoff roundup: Brighton, Prairie View fall in opening round

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It was not a good night for either of the Brighton football teams in the opening round of the state 5A tournament.

Grandview (10-0) showed Brighton (4-6) why the Wolves are the top-rated team in the state. GHS beat the Bulldogs 51-0 at Legacy Stadium in Aurora. 

Grandview will face Lakewood (6-4) in the second round next week. Lakewood scored all of its points in the second half in a 27-9 win at Prairie View (8-2).

Jessica Dunn kicked a 35-yard field goal for the T-Hawks in the first half. RJ Ramirez scored a fourth-quarter touchdown on a 4-yard run.