Cary-Grove rolls past Lake Forest in 6A semifinals
Drew Magel’s 20-yard touchdown run wrapped up another dominant performance across the board for the top-seeded Trojans, who racked up 505 total yards of offense and held Lake Forest’s starters scoreless. C-G defeated the No. 6-seeded Scouts, 40-7, in the Class 6A semifinals to reach the state championship for the sixth time in school history. C-G (13-0) will face No. 4-seeded East St. Louis (11-2), a 54-13 winner over No. 7-seeded Crete-Monee, at 1 p.m. Nov. 27 at NIU’s Huskie Field in DeKalb. The Trojans, who won state titles in 2009 and 2018, played their past five state title games in Champaign.