Class 8A football playoff preview
Scott Powers breaks down the first-round matchups
No. 16 Naperville North (5-4) at No. 1 Fremd (9-0)
Fremd had two early close games -- a 10-7 win over Lake Zurich and a 21-20 win over Rolling Meadows -- but otherwise the Vikings have been as dominant as they come. Fremd's offensive line has been strong all season. Running back Evan Wright has benefited from that line but also has shown he is a big-time player. He will be in the running for ESPNChicago.com's High School Football Player of the Year. The Vikings' ...
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