Tom Strong

Already solidly in the Class 8A playoffs, Waubonsie Valley was matched almost score for score in the first half by South Elgin
In keeping with tradition, the group recently met to induct the Tomcats of 1989 who were coached by Don Williams.
Metea Valley used its homecoming game to put a diversified and balanced offense on display in beating East Aurora 48-6 in the Upstate Eight Valley.
East’s shortfalls on both sides of the ball led to South Elgin scoring five TDs in the second quarter as the Storm won going away 71-24.
Jordan Rowell finished a remarkable night by running 41 yards for the winning touchdown to give IC Prep a stunning 30-23 win over Aurora Central Catholic.
After spotting Glenbard East a 21-0 lead early in the second quarter, East Aurora began to respond with some sparkling offensive play.
Batavia dominated Larkin in all phases in the first half, zooming to a 49-6 halftime lead. That held up as the final score through a second-half running clock.
Bray (18-for-30, six touchdown passes) found Nick Edlund and Zach Bosek for scoring passes of seven and 19 yards, respectively, in the first quarter.