Playoffs: Week 2 Stateline High School Football Preview / Schedule
Another huge weekend for area high school football teams as the second round the high school play-offs get underway.
Among the games to watch:
#1 seed Christian Life will face a tough opponent in the second round. They play NUIC football power #5 seed Lena-Winslow. L-W is 7-3 on the season with losses to Eastland-Pearl City, Forreston and Galena, all in a three week span.
Hononegah has a tough opponent in round two in Geneva. Their only loss was to Batavia 26-20, but they beat a strong Richards team in the second game of the season 22-19.
Rockford Lutheran scored a first round playoff win with a 63-0 drubbing of Chicago Payton. Payton entered the game as the only team in the playoffs with a losing record and ended the season at 4-6. Herscher is a #8 seed that beat #9 seed Bishop
Here are weekend's second round match-ups:
(1) Oswego vs (5) Bolingbrook
(4) Geneva vs (5) Rockton (Hononegah)
(2) DeKalb vs (10) Darien (Hinsdale South)
(1) Geneseo vs (8) Park Forest (Rich East)
(13) Arlington Heights (St. Viator) vs (12) Sycamore
(1) Rockford (Lutheran) vs (8) Herscher
(3) Manteno vs (6) Dixon
(1) Sterling (Newman Central Catholic) vs (4) Oregon
(7) Byron vs (3) Chicago (Harper)
(2) Carlinville vs (6) Auburn
(1) Pearl City [Eastland-P.C. Coop] vs (4) Spring Valley (Hall)
(1) Rockford (Christian Life) vs (5) Lena (L.-Winslow)
(2) Galena (H.S.) vs (6) Dakota
(1) Toulon (Stark County) vs (4) Polo
(2) Forreston vs (3) Chicago (C. Hope Academy)
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