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2011 IHSA Prep Football State Playoffs: Complete 1ST Round Game Results

2011 IHSA Prep Football State Playoffs: Complete 1ST Round Game Results
IHSA FOOTBALL STATE PLAYOFFS 1ST ROUND FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28 CLASS 8A Upper Bracket #16 Belleville East (6-4) 14, at #1 Waubonsie Valley (8-2) 7 #9 Naperville Central (7-3) 40, at #8 Minooka (6-4) 13 #13 Lockport (7-3) 18, at #4 Chicago Simeon (7-3) 15 #12 Homewood-Flossmoor (7-3) 48, at #5 Marist (7-3) 28 at #2... Read more »

IHSA Prep Football Playoff Preview: Southwest Prairie Conference Has Work Cut Out For Them

IHSA Prep Football Playoff Preview: Southwest Prairie Conference Has Work Cut Out For Them
Three teams from the Southwest Prairie Conference have made the IHSA State Prep Football Playoffs; the Oswego Panthers (7-2-0), Minooka Indians (6-3-0) and the Plainfield South Cougars (5-4-0). Congratulations to all! Before this season began, I had thought that we could lan at least four, if not five, teams into the playoffs. And had it... Read more »

Plainfield Central Wins 6th Consecutive SPC Conference Boys Soccer Title & Is Only Team Left In Playoffs! Complete 2011 Season Results Thru Oct. 19, 2011

Plainfield Central Wins 6th Consecutive SPC Conference Boys Soccer Title & Is Only Team Left In Playoffs! Complete 2011 Season Results Thru Oct. 19, 2011
BOYS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: SPC SEASON CUMULATIVE RESULTS RESULTS THRU OCTOBER 19, 2011 The Plainfield Central Wildcats (14-6-2, 6-1-0) won their 6th Consecutive Southwest Prairie Conference Title in dramatic fashion on the final day of conference play by defeating their district rivals, the Plainfield North Tigers 2-1 in Overtime. Josh Rosenbaum scored both goals for... Read more »
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Southwest Prairie Conference Will Feature Two "Winner Takes All" Showdowns

Southwest Prairie Conference Will Feature Two "Winner Takes All" Showdowns
Wow – What A Season this has been already! Week Nine is upon us and the Southwest Prairie Conference will feature two huge showdowns and a third game that could possibly derail another team’s chances from reaching the IHSA State Playoffs. I will have to agree with one of my friend’s when he said that... Read more »

High School Football: Week 8 Chicago Metro Area Results

High School Football: Week 8 Chicago Metro Area Results
  WEEK 8 – OCTOBER 10 – OCTOBER 16 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS Foreman 20, Mather 0 Lincoln Park 30, Prosser 2 Taft 28, Clemente 0 CHICAGO GREAT LAKES Westinghouse 12, Phoenix 0 CHICAGO WINDY CITY Englewood 46, Little Village 26 ILLINI HEARTLAND Hope 24, Senn 8 ILLINI PRAIRIE STATE Morgan Park 27,... Read more »

Friday Night SPC Preview: Minooka & Oswego Looking To Stay Undefeated For Showdown

Friday Night SPC Preview: Minooka & Oswego Looking To Stay Undefeated For Showdown
The Minooka Indians and Oswego Panthers  both have identical records (5-2-0, 5-0-0 SPC) and it appears that they will be competing for a Southwest Prairie Conference Winner-Take-All Showdown in Week 9 if both prevail on Friday Night. Of the two teams, it would appear that the Minooka Indians have the easier opponent in the Romeoville... Read more »
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High School Football: Chicago Tribune Top 20 Week 8

High School Football: Chicago Tribune Top 20 Week 8
1. Maine South 7-0 (1) Thursday Night Result: Defeated Evanston 48-7 2. Glenbard West 7-0 (2) Friday Night Result: Defeated Addison Trail 14-0 3. Loyola 7-0 (3) Friday Night Result: Defeated Fenwick 47-7 4. Lincoln-Way East 7-0 (4) Friday Night Result: Defeated Lincoln-Way Central 42-7 5. Mount Carmel 6-1 (5) Friday Night Result: Defeated St.... Read more »

High School Football: Week 7 Chicago Metro Area Results

High School Football: Week 7 Chicago Metro Area Results
    WEEK 7 – OCTOBER 3 – OCTOBER 9 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6 CENTRAL SUBURBAN NORTH Deerfield 51, Maine East 0 Glenbrook North 21, Maine West 14 Highland Park 6, Niles North 0 CENTRAL SUBURBAN SOUTH Glenbrook South 56, Waukegan 14 No. 1 Maine South 48, Evanston 7 New Trier 35, Niles West 7 CHICAGO... Read more »

Plainfield South Will Need The "Wright Stuff" This Week Versus Oswego

Plainfield South Will Need The "Wright Stuff" This Week Versus Oswego
Plainfield Central (4-2-0, 2-2-0 SPC) definitely had the “Wright” stuff going for them in their 27-19 upset victory over Plainfield South (3-3-0, 2-2-0 SPC) last week. And it wasn’t the first time that Central has been able to win on the South Side as I alluded to in last week’s preview. It is those doggone... Read more »
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High School Football: Week 6 Chicago Metro Area Results

High School Football: Week 6 Chicago Metro Area Results
WEEK 6 – SEPTEMBER 26 – OCTOBER 2 THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 CHICAGO BIG SHOULDERS Steinmetz 38, Lincoln Park 12 Foreman 13, Schurz 0 CHICAGO SECOND CITY Austin 34, Uplift 0 CHICAGO WINDY CITY South Shore 16, TEAM Englewood 12 ILLINI LAND OF LINCOLN Raby 14, Fenger 12 OT ILLINI PRAIRIE STATE Hubbard 48, Amundsen 0... Read more »