Illinois High School Football - Jefferson held off by FreeportSeptember 21, 2018: Rockford, IL 61109
In Friday's league game, the Freeport Pretzels (Freeport, IL) football team tipped the host Jefferson J-Hawks (Rockford, IL), by a score of 23-16.
The Pretzels (3-2) will now prepare for their game against Rockford East (Rockford, IL). The E-Rabs come into the Northern Illinois game with a 3-2 record. In their last game, Rockford East got by Guilford (Rockford, IL), 36-31, in a league game.
The J-Hawks now sport a 0-4 record. They take the field next when they host Rockford Auburn for a Northern Illinois game on Friday, September 28. Jefferson will battle a Knights team coming off a 41-21 league win over Belvidere (Belvidere, IL). The Knights record now stands at 1-4.