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This weekend saw five central Illinois teams compete for a chance to advance to the State Finals of the IHSA football playoffs in their respective classes.  All winners this weekend move on to Memorial Stadium in Champaign to battle for football supremecy in Illinois.

 

RESULTS:

 

1A
Camp Point (Central) 35 - Argenta-Oreana 22
Forreston 34 - Lena-Winslow 28

 

2A
Maroa-Forsyth 16 - St. Teresa 14
Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley 14 - Lanark (Eastland) 7

 

3A
Monticello 40 - Carlinville 14
Byron 42 - Herscher 0

 

4A
Elmhurst (IC Catholic) 28 - Richmond-Burton 9
Kankakee McNamara 52 - Rochester 42

 

5A
Joliet Catholic Academy 42 - Country Club Hills 6
Lombard (Montini) 42 - Sterling 20

 

6A
Crete-Monee 38 - Oak Lawn Richards 35
Cary-Grove 28 - Niles Notre Dame 21

 

7A
Lagrange Park Nazareth Academy 47 - Batavia 28
St. Charles (North) 27 - Chicago Mt. Carmel 21

 

8A
Chicago Brother Rice 14 - Chicago Marist 3
Wilmette (Loyola Academy) 24 - Frankfort (Lincoln Way East) 16

 

1-4A championships take place Friday November 23rd, with the 5-8A games slated for Saturday November 24th. All games are at the University of Illinois' Memorial Stadium in Champaign.

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