Sterling hits the road for the fourth time in five weeks with a visit to Quincy, while Dixon and Newman return home looking for league wins. Rock Falls takes a trip to take on Class 3A defending champion Byron.
Hall senior Mac Resetich turned in a record-setting performance Friday. He ran the ball 30 times for 429 yards — an average of 14.3 yards per carry — and scored seven touchdowns in the Red Devils’ 65-44 win over Mendota.
L-P's Maalik Madrigal is doing well in his new role at running back, Putnam County players are learning in new co-op with Hall, St. Bede is entering a bye week and more in the NewsTribune Football Notebook.
On a week before playing in big games against unbeaten conference teams, both the Newman Comets and Bureau Valley Storm looked to go into next week with plenty of momentum. The Comets did just that Friday night in a 27-0 win over the Storm in a Three Rivers Mississippi game.