Colts, Millers could see playoff rematch

SPRINGFIELD – Thurston and Springfield high schools are separated by less than six miles. The competitive distance between the programs, however, has been a virtual gulf since 2015, the last time the Millers beat the Colts in football.

Last Friday might have been Springfield’s best shot to take down Thurston since then, and both teams knew it.

“They have a good team this year and we knew they had a legitimate shot to take that thing away from us,” said Justin Starck, Thurston head coach. “So we made it a point to make sure those . . .