Senior quarterback Chris McCormack threw a touchdown, sophomore linebacker Gavin Wade added a touchdown off a bad punt snap and the Naperville Central defense played solid to spark a 24-9 victory over Hinsdale Central in a nonconference game in Naperville.

The DuPage Valley Conference proved to be unpredictable last fall. Naperville North and Neuqua Valley lead the way entering the 2022 season, but the DVC should be action-packed throughout the fall.