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The Wichita Wild held on for a 59-54 victory over the Sioux City Bandits at Hartman Arena Saturday to clinch the no.1 seed in the CPIFL playoffs. The seeding gives the hometown advantage for the first two games of playoff action.
It was so windy in Wichita on Saturday that even indoor football felt it — the Wild had to cancel its postgame fireworks show. The Wild managed a 49-32 CPIFL victory over the Lincoln Haymakers on the field that had plenty of entertaining moments at Hartman Arena.