Records: Cary-Grove 11-0, St. Charles East 8-3
Summary: Marcus Kerrigan's 18-yard field goal with 48 seconds to play put Cary-Grove ahead, and LB Jake Underwood's interception with 37 seconds left sealed the victory. The Trojans' defense, led by MLB Nick Underwood's 11 tackles, held Saints RB Wes Allen to 79 yards, which included a 2-yard TD run in the second quarter. RB Eric Chandler led Cary-Grove (11-0) with 21 carries for 114 yards, 32 on a first-quarter TD run. Top performers: Cary-GroveChandler; Underwood; St. Charles EastQB Tim Russell 10-for-18, 131 yards; Allen 22 carries, 79 yards, TD.
Extra point: "We had great hustle to the ball and made sure we secured the tackle," Underwood said.. "Going to the quarterfinals is pretty big for us."
SCORE BY QUARTERS
St. Charles East 0-7-0-0=7