Batavia takes on Mount Carmel Saturday on Game of the Week

This Saturday, tune in for LIVE coverage of the IHSA 7A Football Playoff Semifinal on Game of the Week. Watch as #4 ranked Batavia takes on #2 ranked Mount Carmel, Saturday, November 18 at 4P on CW26.

Both Mount Carmel and Batavia entered the IHSA State Finals Tournament with an identical record of 11-1 in regular season play. Batavia was able to secure its spot in the semifinal game by first defeating Lincoln-Way Central 45-17 in the first round of playoffs, then Hononegah in the quarterfinals 55-14. Similarly, Mount Carmel continued its regular season momentum in the IHSA State Finals Tournament first with a win against Prospect 49-15 followed by a victory this past Saturday in their quarterfinal matchup against Quincy 61-14.

Featuring 2 of the top 4 teams in Michael O’Brien’s Chicago Sun-Times Super 25 rankings, you don’t want to miss one second of this intense gameplay! See who will advance to the Championship and tune in, coverage begins at 4P on CW26.

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