IL football lived up to its billing as the meeting of champions on the gridiron, despite some interesting officiating.
State finals in football take place today in Illinois at NIU Huskie Stadium. Our predictions will be published for the record after the games are done.
4 girls’ volleyball teams, all awesome programs from a state with several national contenders, won their first state titles Saturday in Normal.
Naperville N. won its 2nd consecutive title in boys’ soccer (3A); Solorio Academy from Chicago won its 1st title in any sport, ever.
Hinsdale Central won its 6th consecutive state title in boys’ golf. Riverdale won its first title ever, in any sport or activity.
The Class 1A boys’ soccer state title in IL goes to Marquette HS in Alton. Ending was exciting, given a close call by a linesman.
The state marching band championship is under way in Colorado, culminating in finals this weekend at the Air Force Academy.
About 3 dozen IL high school varsity football teams are undefeated after 8 games of a 9-game regular season, which concludes this weekend.
The Derby Panthers, two-time Class 6A state football champs in Kansas, lost Friday to another powerhouse in the state, the 5A Lions from Goddard.
Rusty Ruggles brings the Mercer County HS pep band to the state basketball championships tonight in Peoria, IL.