Each day over the 2 1/2 weeks leading up to the 2019 IHSA football season, the News-Gazette will be previewing all 37 teams in its coverage area.
BHRA returns 11 of top 12 tacklers from last season's 9-2 campaign
Broncos junior needed to lead next generation
All eyes will turn toward Crayton Burnett any time he takes a snap this season for the St. Joseph-Ogden football team, something sure to continue this season on the Spartans' football field.
That success could lead to the assumption expectations have changed in Milford. But that's not so for this year's Bearcats.
Dalton Hall, Santiago Rodriguez and Pryce Punkay among placekicking options for Champaign Central this season
An established option after surprise duty as sophomore, Johnson ready to run
Program has not won an opener since ‘16 season
Even with new faces, 2018 run creates hope
Battle-tested rushers expect to make Blue Devils ‘unstoppable’
Colby Smiley wants Oakwood football to advance further into the playoffs than it did following last year’s Class 2A first-round exit.
The task of getting students interested and invested in the Cornjerkers again is a tall one for first-year coach Matt Leskis.
Devin Miles gladly accepts the duty as Danville's lead running back, and the junior will begin his drive to gain 2,000 rushing yards — up from 989 last year — on Aug. 30 at Bloomington.
This year’s Urbana seniors have won just two games in their high school careers, but they are determined to change the record.
Eivory Shellman is the guy under center for the Sabers this upcoming season after the 5-foot-9, 145-pound senior has been a two-year starter with STM on both sides of the ball.
Prairie Central blew the doors off most opponent during last year’s 7-3 campaign, and the Hawks aren't looking to slow down under their new head coach.
The Tri-County coach said the family received close to $2,100 in monetary donations from the community fundraiser, as well as clothing donations.
This time last year, returning Rantoul football athletes were handling the unexpected loss of a teammate. Flash forward to the present, and a very similar situation is playing out this August.
First-year coach Jon Adkins aims to lead M-S revival
Fourth coach in 4 years aims to get Redskins competitive
Goodlove’s Westville football program still young, yet more experienced
Senior quarterback is among team’s top returners after 4-5 campaign in 2018.
Hilltoppers play first season as non co-op since 2013, while Tribe begin second campaign in 8-Man Association.
Monticello opens title defense Friday at Olympia