Soucie: What we learned from Week 1

East St. Louis and Lincoln-Way East are still loaded with talent. You better bring your 'A' game in the CCL/ESCC. And, hello, Hersey. Steve Soucie dives into everything he learned in Week 1.

Hersey junior Ben Clawson goes nuclear against Rolling Meadows

Hersey junior Ben Clawson scored five touchdowns, had 326 yards of offense and knocked down three passes on defense to lead Hersey to a 40-23 Mid-Suburban East win over host Rolling Meadows on Saturday.

Scouting the Mid-Suburban League

The Mid-Suburban West had traditionally been thought of as the stronger division, but teams like Rolling Meadows, Prospect and Hersey are showing it's not wise to underestimate the Mid-Suburban East.