The Forreston and Pearl City (E-PC) are headed to the IHSA State finals next weekend.

Galena jumped out to a 20-12 lead at the half, but Forreston would score the game winning touchdown in the final seconds to knock off the Pirates.

WREX-TV reports that E-PC trailed Fieldcrest in a battle of the "undefeated" in the third quarter. Then the Wildcatz turned a 20-6 deficit into a 46-26 lead with 40 unanswered points, winning 46-33 to advance to the 2-A title game against Maroa-Forsyth on Black Friday at 1 PM.

Byron's cinderella run came ended on Saturday after losing by a final score of 46-13 at Wilmington.


Here is this weekend's final Scores and the State Final's Play-Off schedule for next weekend.

Class 1A:

(2) Galena 20 - (2) Forreston 28

STATE FINAL GAME: Forreston (2) vs Carrollton (1) FRI 11/28 10 a.m. at Memorial Stadium in Champaign

Class 2A:

(1) Pearl City [Eastland-P.C. Coop] 46  - Minonk (Fieldcrest) 33

STATE FINAL GAME: Pearl City (1)  vs  Maroa (6) at 10 a.m. at Memorial Stadium in Champaign

Class 3A:

7) Byron 46 - (1) Wilmington 13

STATE FINAL GAME: Wilmington (1) vs Willimiamsville (1) at 10 a.m. at Memorial Stadium in Champaign

 

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