Mount Carmel put on the defensive show of the season, only allowing Downers Grove North to gain 14 yards of total offense in the IHSA 7A quarterfinals.
In a rematch of a bitter rivalry, the Mt Carmel Caravan survived a late comeback by Tommy Mister, Julian Crum, Malik Space and the Mustangs of St. Rita.
Here is just a sampling of some great Round 2 playoff games to watch this weekend featuring teams that are very familiar to each other.
As the 2013 season approaches, Class 8A is looking as loaded as ever. Here's my early breakdown of the state's largest football enrollment class: