Focus on the Fans
August 25, 2012 5:34PM
Burlington Central's cheerleader Sally cheers on the Rockets against Hampshire on Friday in Hampshire | Karen Naess ~ For Sun-Times Media
Updated: September 27, 2012 11:37AM
Hampshire battled Burlington Central. Jacobs tackled Marmion Academy. Elgin squared off with Dundee-Crown.
And fans young and old were as excited as the players themselves as the high school football season kicked off this weekend around the Fox Valley.
Students, parents, grandparents and alums turned out in force to cheer on their heroes as the annual rite of (almost) fall played out.