Illinois High School Football - Eisenhower gets by ShepardSeptember 30, 2011: Blue Island, IL 60406
The crowd at Friday's league contest between the Eisenhower Cardinals (Blue Island, IL) and the visiting Shepard Astros (Palos Heights, IL), observed Eisenhower's football squad edge Shepard by a tally of 37-35.
The Cardinals now possess a 5-1 record. They play next when they travel to Reavis for a South Suburban - Red contest on Friday, October 7. Eisenhower will play a Rams squad coming off a 36-14 league loss to Richards (Oak Lawn, IL). The Rams record now stands at 0-6.
Coming up next, the Astros play the Thornton Fractional South Rebels (Lansing, IL) in a non-league contest, on Friday, October 7. Shepard will attempt to advance on its 3-3 season record. The Rebels go into the contest with a 2-4 record after their 16-14 league win over Thornton Fractional North (Calumet City, IL).