Our York Dukes (2-2) are headed into Homecoming weekend ready to crush the Oak Park-River Forest Huskies at 7:30 p.m. Friday, at Clarence D. East Field in Elmhurst.
This West Suburban Conference game is not going to be easy, however; the Huskies are 4-0.
The Dukes cruised past Clark High (Chicago) 55-8 on Aug. 30, with more of the same against Proviso East, 55-22, Sept. 6, before losing their last two games in a row, against Hinsdale Central( (30-7) Sept. 13 and Willowbrook (28-13) Sept. 20.
OP-RF's undefeated season looks like this:
- Aug. 31 vs Fenger, 55-8
- Sept. 6 vs Leyden, 38-3
- Sept. 13 vs. Proviso West, 29-6
- Sept. 20 vs. Downers North, 16-10
Here's the rest of York's schedule:
- Oct. 4 at Hillside (Proviso West) (1-3)—7:30 p.m.
- Oct. 11 at Downers Grove (North) (2-2)—7:30 p.m.
- Oct. 18 vs. LaGrange (Lyons) (1-3)—7:30 p.m.
- Oct. 26 at Glen Ellyn (Glenbard West) (3-1)—1 p.m.
Be Sure to Attend the York Alumni MixerThe second annual York Alumni Mixer, sponsored by the York Distinguished Alumni Program, will be held before the game, at 5 p.m. Friday, at Doc Ryan's, 490 Spring Road. Pizza, silent auction and, best of all, a chance to see some old friends from your days at York.
Get all the details here.
IC Catholic Prep (3-1) plays at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at home against Marian Woodstock.