THE SCORE: Homewood-Flossmoor 35, Simeon 28
THE RECORDS: Homewood-Flossmoor (11-2) -- Simeon (11-2)
As Wendell Phillips Academy and Simeon Career Academy reach the IHSA state semifinals in football, Mayor Emanuel called the coaches of both teams to congratulate them on their success.
Comcast SportsNet Chicago will have cameras covering the biggest IHSA state playoff games across Chicagoland on High School Lites, Saturday at 11:00 p.m.
2013-14 record: 27-6 (9-1): Won the Public League Red-South. Lost to Morgan Park, 68-67, in Class 3A Super-Sectional.