DuPage Valley conference preview

SHARE DuPage Valley conference preview
tst.0973.172713.4e8c6fba17fede570fb879251b6da745_404x420.jpg

DUPAGE VALLEY

Outlook: Ron Muhitch and the Wheaton Warrenville South kingpins have won six of the last seven titles. Glenbard North and Wheaton North are top threats to derail the Tigers, who return eight offensive starters but have to rebuild their defense.

Top five players Ht. Wt. Yr.

QB John Peltz, Wheaton North 6-2 205 Sr.

RB/DB Justin Jackson, Glenbard N. 5-11 175 Jr.

OL Colin Goebel, Naperville N. 6-4 275 Sr.

DE Cody Campbell, Naperville C. 6-3 205 Sr.

WR Corey Davis, WW South 6-3 195 Sr.

Quote: “It’ll be a whole new group of kids [on defense]. I’m excited to see how they shape up. We start again with Glenbard West and Maine South. That’s a large order. We’ll find out what they’ve learned over the summer. — WW Sout South coach Ron Muhitch.

Predicted Finish: Wheaton Warrenville South, Glenbard North, Wheaton North, Naperville Central, Naperville North, West Aurora, Glenbard East, West Chicago.

The Latest
The grass was so patchy bad that super-agent David Canter Tweeted that Saturday’s exhibition opener against the Chiefs should have been canceled.
Rushdie’s alleged attacker, Hadi Matar, was due in court to face attempted murder and assault charges.
Safety Juan Thornhill dropped his right should into Fields’ head on a slide, and Fields couldn’t believe there was no flag.
Smith, who demanded a trade Tuesday, did conditioning work with his teammates about two hours before kickoff of Saturday’s exhibition opener against the Chiefs.
Two men were fatally shot Friday in their vehicles in separate shootings about three miles apart on the South Side.