Friday night was a huge night for Tacoma public school football.
While the fifth-ranked Lincoln Abes took care of business in a contest they were heavily-favored to win, the additional news from Seattle's Memorial Stadium that the Wilson Rams led throughout and knocked-off Metro Valley champion Ballard was a big one.
LINCOLN - 63, NATHAN HALE - 6
WILSON - 43, BALLARD - 22
It's been a long time since two Tacoma public schools advanced to the State 3A Tournament.
The Round of 16.
It was the 1979 football season that saw two Tacoma public…