High School Football Week 7: East squeaks by Jefferson

Lightning postpones 9 area football games

ROCKFORD – Nine area high school football games were postponed because of lightning Friday, including two NIC-10 contests.

Of the NIC-10 games that did commence as scheduled, East clipped Jefferson 38-34 to improve to 5-2. Harlem blanked Belvidere 41-0 while Boylan blew out Freeport 41-0 in the Titans’ homecoming game.

The Guilford vs. Belvidere North and Auburn vs. Hononegah games were postponed and will be rescheduled.

In other action, Byron defeated Rockford Lutheran 42-8, and Du-Pec outlasted East Dubuque 26-14.

Friday Scores

Final
Jefferson 34
East 38

Postponed
Guilford
Belvidere North

Final
Belvidere 0
Harlem 41

Final
Freeport 0
Boylan 41

Postponed
Hononegah
Auburn

Final
Lena-Winslow 46
Warren 0

Not Reported
Christian Life
Judah Christian

Final
Sycamore 17
Morris 7

Final
DeKalb 50
LaSalle-Peru 8

Final
Walther Christian 12
Hiawatha 41

Postponed
SpringValleyHall
Sterling Newman

Postponed
Sterling
Rochelle

Final
East Dubuque 14
Du-Pec 26

Postponed
Eastland/PearlCity 28
West Carroll 6

Final
Galena 7
Forreston 52

Postponed
Stockton
Polo

Postponed
Orangeville
Cumberland

Final
Milledgeville 46
Ashton-FranklinCenter 0

Final
Amboy 14
Dakota 22

Final
River Ridge 14
Aquin 41

Final
Mendota 15
Stillman Valley 28

Postponed
North Boone
Rock Falls

Final
Genoa-Kingston14
Dixon21 2OT

Postponed
Winnebago
Oregon

Final
Rockford Lutheran 8
Byron 42

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