FITHIAN — Jeremy Dirksmeyer couldn’t make one move without the ability to make a second one.
As he was considering moving his two-year starting quarterback, Parker Lee, to a different position on offense, the Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac coach knew it would only be possible if there was a quality replacement at quarterback.
WATSEKA — There were times last year when Watseka football coach Steve Lucas thought his team was ready to make a breakthrough. Two losses were by one-touchdown margins. Two other setbacks were by two TDs.
For a varsity unit with more than a dozen sophomores playing prominent roles, it was a tough transition.
We're unveiling our preseason Top 10 area football teams by video (thanks, senior Clayton Turner) and story (thanks, Fred Kroner)
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