Thursday, November 8, 2012
Graffiti found at Oak Park and River Forest High School's football stadium prior to their last playoff game seems to indicate rival team.
Oak Park police said Tuesday that they are still investigating who was involved in vandalizing the football field at Oak Park and River Forest High School prior to the Huskies' playoff game against Waubonsie Valley High School's Warriors on Nov. 3. In the incident, obscenity-laced graffiti was found prior to the 1:30 p.m. game on the turf and along a wall in the stadium near the 50-yard line. According to the parent of a Huskies football player, "Waubonsie," was written in black spray paint on the turf. The f-word, and, "We come to Whoop Huskie Ass," was spray-painted in black paint against one of the stadium walls. "Warrior State," and, "I F**K Your Mom," were also found written on stadium walls. Police declined to release any specific …
Friday, November 2, 2012
Oak Park River Forest High School faces off against Waubonsie Valley High School today at 1 p.m.
It's been one exciting season for Huskie fans! Last week's rematch against Hinsdale Central showed once again, that even when the team is down, they aren't out. You can catch the Huskies this weekend live on Patch if you can't make the game. Just click play on our player above starting at 1 p.m. as Oak Park River Forest takes on Waubonsie Valley this Saturday, Nov. 3. While things are never certain in high school football, one thing can be confidently said about the team this season—it's going to be a good game.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
The two teams met earlier this month, when the Huskies came from behind to beat the Red Devils in overtime.
Three weeks after Oak Park-River Forest came back from 21 points down to beat Hinsdale Central in overtime, the Huskies will get an opportunity for a repeat performance. According to the IHSA football playoff brackets released over the weekend, Hinsdale Central will host OPRF this weekend in the first round of the 8A tournament. The particular day and time for the game has not yet been set. The Huskies are 6-3. A three-game win streak this fall propelled OPRF, who ran off wins against Lyons Township, Hinsdale Central and Morton from Sept. 28 to Oct. 12. READ: OPRF Does It Again! Huskies Win in Overtime Thriller Against Hinsdale Central In the Oct. 5 game in Hinsdale, Huskies running back Jakari Cammon finished the game with 206 yards on 17…
Friday, October 19, 2012
Oak Park and River Forest High School takes on Proviso West in a match up you can watch live on Patch tonight.
The OPRF Huskies are on a roll! Another big win at last week's Homecoming game means the Huskies are currently at 6-2 this season and are headed for the playoffs. The team faces off against Proviso West tonight at 7:30 p.m. looking for another win to finish out the regular season. You can watch all the action live on Patch by clicking play on the media player above. Tune back in on Saturday for our Updated Score Tracker to see how all the high school teams in the division did this weekend. Get breaking news alerts and follow us on Facebook for more news:
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Join Patch every Friday night to chat about high school football and get the latest scores from your favorite teams and their rivals. We’ll be updating the Illinois high school football scores throughout the evening. You can help us by posting scores in the comments and sharing photos from the games. Want to blog about high school football? Contact sports editor Ron Kremer to share your team’s latest news and scores. If you have scores throughout the game, comment below or tweet us @patchpreps. WATCH GAMES LIVE ON PATCH Click on the following games to watch live video or a replay: Addison Trail at Downers Grove South / Larkin at St. Charles East / Proviso West at OPRF / South Elgin at St. Charles North / Leo vs. Brother Rice / Benet vs…
Friday, October 12, 2012
Oak Park and River Forest High School takes on Morton High School tonight at 7:30 p.m. Can the Huskies continue their winning streak?
Oak Park River Forest High School is coming off two exciting wins tonight as they prepare to take on Morton High School at home. Can the Huskies continue their streak with another win tonight for their Homecoming game? The last two games were certainly exciting. If you can't make them in person, you can still catch all the action on Patch! Just click play on the media player above to watch the game live. The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m. tonight. Check back tomorrow for all the high school football scores on our updated ScoreTracker here. Get breaking news alerts and follow us on Facebook for more news:
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Huskies come from behind to win game by a point in overtime.
Senior running back Jakari Cammon scored an overtime touchdown and ran in an all-or-nothing two-point conversion to give Oak Park River Forest a thrilling 42-41 road win over Hinsdale Central Friday night in a game that saw the Huskies trail 28-7 in the first quarter. Follow Patch on Facebook for breaking news, friendly discussions and more. Click here to follow Forest Park Patch. Or, click here to follow Oak Park and River Forest Patch. Cammon finished the game with 206 yards on 17 carries. He scored three touchdowns, but it wasn't all pretty early on for the senior back. After a 78-yard scoring dash that tied the game at seven on the Huskies' first offensive play from scrimmage, Cammon fumbled on his next two touches—one a kick return …
Friday, October 5, 2012
Join the PatchPreps live chat for Illinois high school football scores and news every Friday night. Chat live with other fans from the Chicago area or get a recap of the action this weekend.
Join Patch every Friday night to chat about high school football and get the latest scores from your favorite teams and their rivals. We’ll be updating the Illinois high school football scores throughout the evening. You can help us by posting scores in the comments and sharing photos from the games. Want to blog about high school football? Contact sports editor Ron Kremer to share your team’s latest news and scores. If you have scores throughout the game, comment below or tweet us @patchpreps. WATCH GAMES LIVE ON PATCH Click on the following games to watch live video or a replay: Lemont at Hillcrest / Carmel at Joliet Catholic / Sandburg at Bolingbrook / Benet vs. Nazareth / Notre Dame at Marist / De La Salle at Brother Rice / West …
Patch brings you the game via High School Cube, so you don't have to freeze your butt off tonight in the stands at Hinsdale Central.
Who: Hinsdale Central (5-1) vs. Oak Park River Forest (4-2) When: 7:30 p.m. Friday Where: Dickinson Field at Hinsdale Central High School, 5500 S. Grant St. Get local news from Patch in your email inbox daily. Click here to sign up for the Oak Park and River Forest Patch Newsletter. OPRF moved to 4-2 last week with a come-from-behind 35-34 home win over Lyons Township. The Huskies trailed by 12 points in the fourth quarter before rallying. Running backs Jamal Baggett and Jakari Cammon ran for two touchdowns apiece, Baggett for 140 yards on 12 attempts and Cammon for 139 yards on 19 attempts. Quarterback Lloyd Yates was 14-of-20 with two interceptions, and ran for 93 yards on 16 rushes. “I saw something in our team that we’ve been looking …
Sunday, September 30, 2012
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