Posted On: 04/6/21 4:49 PM

We got Week 3 under our belts in the Illinois Central Eight Conference. All of the games this week were one-sided and the victorious team showcased their dominance in each matchup. Below are the scores and updates from Week 3.


Peotone vs Manteno

Peotone 28 Manteno 0

Peotone had 220 total offensive yards with all of them coming through the ground game. The Blue Devils had 17 first downs with 0 turnovers and had 4 penalties for 30 yards.

Manteno had 215 total offensive yards with 149 in the air attack and 66 through the ground game. The Panthers had 13 first downs with 5 turnovers and 4 penalties for 40 yards.

Peotone

Manteno

  • Caleb Borkenhagen: 15/25 for 149 yards, 4 INT
  • Logan Worobey: 8 carries for 37 yards
  • Cole Jackson: 5 receptions for 60 yards, 2 tackles (2 solos)
  • Jack Prindville: 4 receptions for 24 yards, 3 tackles (3 solos)
  • Ian Knotts: 3 receptions for 24 yards, 5.5 tackles (5 solos), 1 TFL

Next Matchup: Peotone at Lisle, Manteno vs Streator

Wilmington at Reed-Custer

Wilmington 26 Reed-Custer 21

Wilmington had 353 total offensive yards with 331 coming in the ground attack and 22 through the air attack. The Wildcats had 21 first downs with 2 turnovers and 3 penalties for 40 yards.

Reed-Custer had 201 total offensive yards with 146 coming in the ground attack and 55 through the air attack. The Comets had 11 first downs with 0 turnovers and 6 penalties for 30 yards.

Wilmington 

  • Jacob Friddle: 25 carries for 197 yards, 1 TD
  • AJ Meyers: 21 carries for 91 yards, 1 reception for 22 yards, 3.5 tackles
  • Cody Franzen: 6 carries for 22 yards, 1 TD

Reed-Custer

  • Jake McPherson: 9 completions for 20 yards, 2 TDs, 7 carries for 93 yards
  • Elliot Cassem: 8 carries for 53 yards, 1 TD
  • Eddie Gad: 3 receptions for 25 yards, 1 TD
  • Gavin Bruciak: 9 tackles ( 9 solos )
  • Vander Dransfeldt: 8.5 tackles (8 solos), 1 TFL

Next Matchup: Wilmington vs Coal City, Reed-Custer at Herscher

Herscher at Streator

Herscher 34 Streator 7

Herscher had 205 total offensive yards with 62 coming through the air attack and 143 through the ground game. The Tigers went 2/5 on third down and finished the game with 1 turnover on the night.

Streator had 63 total offensive yards with 5 coming through the air attack and 58 through the ground game. The Bulldogs went 1/5 on third down and finished the game with 1 turnover on the night.

Herscher

  • Blake Holm: 7/14 for 64 yards, 2 TDs, 1 INT, 1 carry for 4 yards
  • Camden Berns: 37 carries for 262 yards, 3 TDs, 5 receptions for 44 yards, 1 TD
  • Cody Lunsford: 8 carries for 25 yards, 9 tackles (4 solos)

Streator

  • Tyler Luckey: 5 carries for 15 yards, 1 TD
  • Christian Benning: 3 carries for 30 yards, 3 tackles, 1 INT
  • Jake Luckey: 6 tackles, 3 TFL

Next Matchup: Herscher vs Reed-Custer, Streator at Manteno

Coal City vs Lisle

Coal City 33 Lisle 6

Coal City 

Lisle

  • N/A

Next Matchup: Coal City at Wilmington, Lisle vs Peotone


With Week 3 under our belts, the first game jitters are gone for all of these teams. Keep an eye on these Week 4 matchups and how each team progresses as the season continues. The matchup of the week for week 4 is going to be the 3-0 Coal City Coalers going up against the 3-0 Wilmington Wildcats as both are top teams in 3A/4A respectively.

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