2016 Illinois high school football playoff pairings – Quarterfinals

Illinois high school association

Below are this weekend’s quarterfinal playoff match-ups.

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2016 Illinois High School Football Playoffs – Quarterfinals

Class 8A
(1) Loyola at (24) Huntley, Sat. 1 p.m.
(20) Glenbard West at (12) Edwardsville, Sat. 1 p.m.
(26) Maine South at (18) Lincoln-Way East, Sat. 6 p.m.
(6) St. Charles East at (3) Palatine, Sat. 5 p.m.

Class 7A
(8) Rockford Auburn at (16) Plainfield North, Sat. 2 p.m.
(4) Fenwick at (28) Jacobs, Sat. 3 p.m.
(2) East St. Louis at (23) Willowbrook, Sat. 2 p.m.
(11) Benet at (3) Rolling Meadows, Sat. 6 p.m.

Class 6A
(12) Lake Forest at (1) Prairie Ridge, Sat. 1 p.m.
(3) Cary-Grove at (7) DeKalb, Sat. 1 p.m.
(1) Lemont at (12) St. Laurence, Sat. 5 p.m.
(2) Sacred Heart-Griffin at (11) Rock Island, Sat, 3 p.m.

Class 5A
(1) Sterling at (13) Sycamore, Sat. 1 p.m.
(14) Marian Central at (7) Vernon Hills, Sat. 1 p.m.
(4) Washington at (1) Peoria Central, Sat. 7 p.m.
(10) Metamora at (3) Morris, Sat. 3 p.m.

Class 4A
(4) Phillips at (1) Herscher, Sat. 6 p.m.
(3) Genoa-Kingston at (2) Johnsburg, Fri. 7 p.m.
(5) Rochester at (1) Belleville Althoff, Sat. 7 p.m.
(11) Breese Mater Dei at (7) Canton, Sat. 7 p.m.

Class 3A
(4) Wilmington at (1) IC Catholic, Sat. 5 p.m.
(2) Farmington at (6) Monticello, Sat. 2 p.m.
(4) Carlinville at (1) Newton, Sat. 3 p.m.
(10) Tolono Unity at (3) North Mac, Sat. 2 p.m.

Class 2A
(4) Deer Creek-Mackinaw at (1) Newman Central Catholic, Sat. 1 p.m.
(2) Kewanee-Wethersfield at (6) Fulton, Sat. 2 p.m.
(8) DuQuoin at (5) Maroa-Forsyth, Sat. 2 p.m.
(14) St. Thomas More at (10) Shelbyville, Sat. 2 p.m.

Class 1A
(1) Ottawa Marquette at (4) Aquin, Sat. 1 p.m.
(2) Forreston at (6) Lena-Winslow, Sat. 1 p.m.
(12) Calhoun at (1) Tuscola, Sat. 2 p.m.
(14) Warrensburg-Latham at (2) Decatur St. Teresa, Sat. 1:30 p.m.

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