High school football: Week 5 results; recaps for every game

Oswego 41, Minooka 28: Mark Melton ran for 241 yards and four touchdowns – all of the scores coming in the second half, the first on a hook-and-ladder, carrying Oswego past Minooka 41-28 in the Southwest Prairie West opener.

Oswego East 27, West Aurora 7: Juny Almeida scooped up a fumble of an attempted lateral pass and raced 78 yards for the first of two team defensive scores, and Oswego East went on to beat West Aurora 27-7 in the SPC West opener to remain unbeaten at 5-0.

Plano 27, Johnsburg 26: Plano’s Ray Jones scored with just over two minutes remaining, and the Reapers’ defense made a stop on Johnsburg’s final drive to come away with a 27-26 victory in their Kishwaukee River/Interstate Eight Blue game.

Plainfield North 31, Yorkville 3: Quarterback Harrison Klein finished with 66 yards rushing and 117 yards passing with two touchdowns, and Plainfield North cruised past Yorkville 31-3 in the Southwest Prairie West opener.

Richmond-Burton 55, Sandwich 6: Austin Marks scored on a 33-yard TD run in the fourth quarter for Sandwich’s lone score. Richmond-Burton led 48-0 at the half. Seven Tornga ran for 79 yards on 20 carries for Sandwich (0-5).

Joshua  Welge

Joshua Welge

I am the Sports Editor for Kendall County Newspapers, the Kane County Chronicle and Suburban Life Media, covering primarily sports in Kendall, Kane, DuPage and western Cook counties. I've been covering high school sports for 24 years. I also assist with our news coverage.