By Greg Halbleib
After weeks of summer camps, school-year workouts and scouting reports, the 2019 high school football season opens Friday night with a nearly full schedule.
The WJBC Friday Night High School Football Extravaganza returns on WJBC-AM 1230 and WJBC.com from 6:05 till 11 p.m. The featured game is Danville at Bloomington with reports every quarter hour from Central Catholic at Pontiac, U-High at Sacred Heart-Griffin, Richwoods at Normal Community and Decatur St. Teresa at Tri-Valley.
Normal West opens Saturday night at 7:00, facing Peoria Notre Dame at Peoria Stadium with play-by-play live on WJBC.com. Click here to listen to the Extravaganza at 6:05 Friday and Normal West at Peoria Notre Dame Saturday at 6:45.
Central Catholic at Pontiac can be heard on WJEZ-FM 98.9 in Livingston County and online at WJEZ.com. Click here to listen to Central Catholic at Pontiac at 6:50 p.m. Friday.
Friday’s local high school football schedule:
Danville at Bloomington
Richwoods at Normal Community
Central Catholic at Pontiac
Monticello at Olympia
Rantoul at Prairie Central
Central State Eight:
U-High at Sacred Heart-Griffin
Limestone at Lincoln
Clinton at South Fork
Decatur St. Teresa at Tri-Valley
Dwight at Ottawa Marquette
Heyworth at El Paso-Gridley
LeRoy at Eureka
Deer Creek-Mackinaw at Tremont
Martinsville at Blue Ridge
Fieldcrest at Reed-Custer
Paxton-Buckley-Loda at Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley
Rockford Christian at Ridgeview-Lexington (at Colfax)
Saturday’s local high school football schedule:
Normal West at Peoria Notre Dame, 7 p.m. (live WJBC.com 6:45)
Flanagan-Cornell at Elgin Westminster Christian
Sports Director Greg Halbleib can be reached at email@example.com.