Friday Night Lights

Princeton to play at Hall

The Friday Night Lights will go on for Week 2 of the 2021 Spring Season tonight.

Some teams will be playing for the first time, having taken Week 1 off.

In Bureau County, the lights will shine on Nesti Stadium in Spring Valley where the Hall Red Devils welcome rival Princeton. Kick off is at 7 p.m.

Also in the Valley, St. Bede will host Monmouth-Roseville with a 6:30 p.m. kickoff. The Bruins are 1-0 coming off last weeks win over Hall. This will be the Titans’ season opener.

Other local games on tap include: E-P at Kewanee, both making their season debuts, Orion at Fulton, Riverdale at Sherrard and Rockrige at Morrison

Bureau Valley will host defending 2A state champ Newman for a Saturday matinee starting at 1 p.m. It will be the season openers for both the Storm and Comets.

Kevin Hieronymus

Kevin has been sports editor of the BCR since 1986 and previously was sports editor of the St. Louis Daily News, Tazewell News and ISU Daily Vidette. He is a 2021 inductee into the IBCA Hall of Fame as a media member and was awarded as 2021 IPA Best Sports Section and Best Sports Column