Downers Grove South Kicks off 2012 Football Season at South Elgin

The Mustangs will take on the Storm at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

will kick off the 2012 football season Saturday afternoon with a game at South Elgin.

The Mustangs and the Storm will face off at 1:30 p.m. Sturday at South Elgin High School, 760 E. Main St.

Downers Grove beat South Elgin 28-7 last year to jump start its 10-2 season.

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DGS 2012 Football Schedule

Aug. 25: Away vs. South Elgin, 1:30 p.m.

Aug. 31: Home vs Lyons Township, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 7: Away vs. Morton, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 14: Home vs. Leydon, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 21: Away vs. Downers Grove North, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 28: Home vs. Willowbrook, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 6: Away vs. Proviso East, 1:30 p.m.

Oct. 12: Away vs. Hinsdale South, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 19: Home vs. Addison Trail, 7:30 p.m.

For the state's complete football schedule, visit www.ihsa.org.

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Patricia August 24, 2012 at 09:18 PM
If you can't wait for fall high school football to begin Downers Grove North is kicking off their season with tonights home field opener against Lockport. Sophomores play at 5 and Varsity play at 7:30. What's better than Friday Night Football?
Amanda Luevano (Editor) August 24, 2012 at 10:30 PM
Patricia, thanks for the note. It's been a crazy week/day and the North article was simply posted a little late.Trust me, both schools will be covered equally. If you know anyone who would like to blog about DGN or share photos, please let me know! amanda@patch.com
Patricia August 24, 2012 at 11:11 PM
I do know someone who takes photos at the game, I will ask them if they are interested. Good luck to DGN and DGS teams!


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