Category: Football

District 205 has chance at something that hasn’t happened since 1985

The cliche “it’s still early” applies, but one month into the fall sports season and Rockford Public Schools are on pace to do something they haven’t done since 1985. Four weeks into the year, Auburn is tied with Hononegah for first place. Guilford’s girls volleyball team is again tied with Hononegah at 5-1. And Guilford’s […]

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NIC-10 Football Standings

School W L Points Against Rockford Auburn 4 0 104 35 Rockton Hononegah 4 0 145 43 Belvidere North 2 2 99 56 Machesney Park Harlem 2 2 116 99 Rockford Boylan 2 2 108 83 Rockford East 2 2 54 70 Rockford Guilford 2 2 103 146 Belvidere 1 3 76 143 Freeport 1 […]

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District 205 perhaps a fumble away from perfect night

The Jefferson J-Hawks fumbled a handoff exchange with a 40-35 lead against the Belvidere Bucs Friday, giving the Bucs the opening they needed to score the winning touchdown. The 43-40 loss by Jefferson was the only blemish on a dominating night for District 205 football. Rockford Auburn remained unbeaten by out-hitting Belvidere North in a […]

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District 205 football offensive leaders

Through three weeks of the season, it’s going to take some work for a Rockford Public Schools running back to reach 1,000 yards and Jefferson’s James Dunner could break his own J-Hawks passing yardage records. Here’s a look at the offensive leaders for Auburn, East, Guilford and Jefferson. Rushing School Att. Yards Avg. TDs Donell […]

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Auburn wins thriller at Boylan; Guilford gets first win

A missed extra point allowed the Auburn Knights to escape with a 28-27 win over Boylan, Friday night at Wyeth Stadium. The game was a matchup between the two teams that tied for the NIC-10 title in 2016. The largest lead either team held was eight points. Quay Thompson was the star. The Knights were […]

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NIC-10 Football Standings

School W L Pts. Ag. Rockford Auburn 3 0 89 27 Rockton Hononegah 3 0 117 26 Machesney Park Harlem 2 1 109 57 Belvidere North 2 1 91 41 Rockford Boylan 2 1 91 55 Freeport 1 2 41 89 Rockford East 1 2 12 63 Rockford Guilford 1 2 47 126 Rockford Jefferson […]

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NIC-10 Football Standings

School W L Pts. Ag. Rockford Auburn 2 0 61 0 Machesney Park Harlem 2 0 89 28 Rockton Hononegah 2 0 74 26 Rockford Boylan 2 0 64 27 Belvidere North 1 1 44 28 Rockford East 1 1 12 20 Belvidere 0 2 20 56 Rockford Jefferson 0 2 22 70 Freeport 0 […]

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Auburn wins football showdown with East

Auburn was without its all-time leading rusher Friday night, but it was no problem as the Knights defense throttled the E-Rabs. Auburn had seven sacks and two interceptions in a 20-0 shutout over the E-Rabs. Daquawn Bell, who last week became the first Knight to top 2,000 career yards rushing, sat out the game with […]

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Auburn’s Bell breaks school rushing record

Senior Daqwuan Bell rushed for 113 yards in Friday night’s 41-0 win over Freeport, breaking a 19-year-old school record in the process. Bell’s night pushed his career rushing total to 2,031 yards. He ran past both Craig Rideout (1,929 yards in 1989 and 1990) and Terrell Goldsmith (1,955 yards in 1995, 1996 and 1997) to […]

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NIC-10 Football Standings

School W L Pts. Ag. Rockford Auburn 1 0 41 0 Rockton Hononegah 1 0 56 14 Machesney Park Harlem 1 0 33 14 Rockford Boylan 1 0 20 7 Rockford East 1 0 12 0 Belvidere 0 1 0 12 Belvidere North 0 1 7 20 Rockford Jefferson 0 1 14 33 Rockford Guilford 0 […]

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