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As heard on WHOW, the Clinton Maroons defeated the Meridian Hawks by a score of 26-12 on Friday night. The Maroons were led by the Nate Ennis State Farm Player of the Game Garrett Wayne with 15 carries for 214 yards and 2 touchdowns. Wayne also was 9 of 18 passing for 112 yards and an interception. Tyrese Petty had 12 carries for 44 yards and 2 touchdowns.


The Hawks were led by sophomore quarterback Drew Hurblbrink who was 18 of 36 passing for 246 yards, 2 touchdowns, and an interception.


With the win, Clinton improves to 4-0 on the season and 2-0 in the conference. Meridian falls to 2-2 overall


Tune in Friday, September 27, as the Maroons travel to Tuscola. You can hear the game live on the Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM/106.5 FM WHOW, online at dewittdailynews.com, on the WHOW app, and on Amazon Alexa.


Other scores:


Central Illinois


Shelbyville at Sullivan-Okaw Valley- 56-40
Tuscola at Decatur St. Teresa- 12-28
Warrensburg-Latham at Central A & M- 59-12


Illini Prairie Conference action tonight....


Champaign St. Thomas More at Illinois Valley Central- 14-35
Prairie Central at Pontiac- 52-28
St. Joseph-Ogden at Tolono Unity- 0-20
Olympia at Bloomington Central Catholic- 14-25


Other week 4 action....




Charleston at Lincoln- 24-21
Mahomet-Seymour at Effingham- 7-49
Mt. Zion at Mattoon- 50-7


Big Twelve


Champaign Central at Urbana- 32-6
Normal West at Bloomington- 16-31
Peoria at Peoria Manual- 58-26
Peoria Richwoods at Peoria Notre Dame- 0-28


Central State Eight


Chatham Glenwood at Decatur Eisenhower- 56-6
Decatur MacArthur at Rochester- 0-43
Jacksonville at Normal U-High- 31-19
Springfield Lanphier at Springfield- 7-31
Springfield Southeast at Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin-21-49 


Heart of Illinois (Large)


Tri-Valley at El Paso-Gridley- 35-6
Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley at Fieldcrest- 14-6
Dee-Mack at Eureka- 0-20


Heart of Illinois (Small)


Ridgeview at Heyworth- 21-26
Tremont at LeRoy- 25-6


Lincoln Prairie


Argenta-Oreana at Cerro Gordo-Bement- 41-0
Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond at Arcola- 7-36
Oakland Tri-County at Decatur LSA- 41-8
Toledo Cumberland at Blue Ridge- 49-6
Villa Grove-Heritage at Sangamon Valley- 54-16




Canton at East Peoria- 61-21
Metamora at Limestone- 21-13
Pekin at Morton- 20-6
Washington at Dunlap- 21-28




Athens at Riverton- 76-12
Maroa-Forsyth at Williamsville- 41-43
Petersburg PORTA at New Berlin- n/a
Pittsfield at North Mac- 10-26
Pleasant Plains at Auburn- 21-63


Non-conference high school action...


Normal Community at Lapeer, MI- 8-42

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