Streamwood earns first win, edges Elgin

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In a battle of winless teams, Streamwood scored 35 unanswered points to start the game and held on for its first win of the season with a 41-30 decision over Elgin.


The Sabres set the tone on the first play from scrimmage when quarterback Mason Polich hooked up with Cole Segar on a 71-yard touchdown pass. The Sabres also took advantage of two onside kick recoveries in the first half.


Polich completed 10-of-17 passes for 164 yards and three TDs. He also ran for another.


The Sabres grinded out 267 yards rushing. Travious Brown led with 175 yards on 25 carries, including a TD. The Sabres’ defense held the Maroons to just 68 yards rushing. Elgin quarterback Ryan Sitter completed 20-of-43 passes for 249 yards and a pair of touchdowns.


“It feels great to finally get a win. The kids have kept working hard all year for this. I thought the offensive line did a great job and we were able to move the ball on the ground.” — Streamwood coach Mark Orszula.

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