McCormick advanced from the first round of the Class 1A playoffs with a 56-35 win against Williston-Elko Friday night.
A’Chean Durant led the Chiefs with 156 yards rushing and 69 yards receiving. Quarterback Suderian Harrison rushed for 55 yards.
On defense for McCormick, Jay’Niou Johnson had nine tackles. Amais Parker had eight tackles and Syler Hardy intercepted a pass.
The Chiefs will travel to Wagener-Salley next Friday for the second round. Wagener-Salley is 10-0 and ranked No. 1 in the state.