The Pine River-Backus Tigers football team won its varsity home game against Red Lake by forfeit Friday, Oct. 11. Red Lake was forced to forfeit because of a lack of players.

The Tigers, 4-3 overall, were scheduled to finish the regular season at Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds Wednesday, Oct. 16. Mahnomen-Waubun is the defending Class A state champion.

PR-B will compete in the Section 6A quarterfinals on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the highest seed. Seedings will be announced after the regular season schedule is completed.