The boys of fall are here! High School Football season kicks off Friday night in Illinois, and Wisconsin schools kick off week #2. Here is a list of the local match-ups. Get out there and support your local school!

Congratulations to Belvidere, Auburn, Sycamore, Marengo, Byron, Dakota, Forreston and Lena-Winslow for topping the 2016 AP Illinois Preseason Football Polls high school football season kicks in to full gear tonight. Here is this weekend's schedule of some key Stateline match-ups

NIC 10

  • Auburn @ East
  • Guilford @ Harlem
  • Boylan @ Belvidere
  • Freeport @ Hononegah
  • Belvidere North @ Jefferson

Big Northern Conference

  • Mendota @ Dixon
  • Genoa-Kingston @ Rockford Lutheran
  • Stillman Valley @ North Boone
  • Rock Falls @ Rockford Christian
  • Byron @ Burlington Central
  • Marengo @ Winnebago
  • Oregon @ Monmouth-Roseville

Other games around Northern Illinois

  • East Dubuque @ Pecatonica
  • Savanna @ Dakota
  • Durand @ Milledgeville
  • Alden-Hebron @ Christian Life
  • Chicago Hope @ South Beloit
  • Moline @ DeKalb
  • Sycamore @ Sterling
  • Harvard @ Chicago Kelvyn Park  (game is forfeit because Kelvyn park does not have enough players to field a team)

SOUTHERN WISCONSIN GAMES

  • Beloit Memorial @ Verona
  • Madison LaFollette @ Janesville Parker
  • Madison Memorial @ Madison West
  • Sun Prairie @ Middleton
  • Beloit Turner @ Whitewater

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