LIVE BLOG: Lake Forest High School Football Game vs Libertyville

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10:19 p.m.: And it's done! Lake Forest wins, 33-13. Thank you so much for following our live blog! Patch on!

10:18 p.m.: Twenty-two seconds left in the game - its' not looking too good for Libertyville. 

10:13 p.m.: Touchdown for Libertyville by Conor Simpson, #2. 

10:01 p.m.: Field goal, Lake Forest by #25 Baylor Broughton! Score: 33 to 7.

9:55 p.m.: First down Lake Forest by #32 Stephen Cirame. 

9:54 p.m.: Lake Forest first down by #3, Nicholas Giordano. At the 51 yard line.

9:51 p.m.: Interception by #14 Regis Durbin, Lake Forest.

9:48 p.m.: End of Third Quarter!

9:45 p.m.: First down, Libertyville. Now the 32 yard line.

9:41 p.m.: First down, Libertyville. 

9:35 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, LAKE FOREST!!! Courtesy of #40, Scott Powell. Score: 30-7.

9:29 p.m.: #25 Baylor Broughton, Lake Forest, kicks off.

9:25 p.m.: Lake Forest gets a field goal! Score: 23-7

9:24 pm.: First down, Lake Forest.

9:22 p.m.: First down, Lake Forest by #12, Bryan Scanlan.

9:20 p.m.: Libertyville punts, fair catch called. 

9:15 p.m.: First down, Lake Forest!

9:14 p.m.: First and ten, Lake Forest.

9:12 p.m.: Libertyville kicks off, nineteen yard return.

9:01 p.m.: Lake Forest cheerleaders take the field for a special senior routine, highlighting a record 19 seniors in the program.

8:59 p.m.: Dance Team Captains present check for $5000 to President of Boy's and Girl's Club of Lake County. 

8:55 p.m.: The Marching Band plays Lou Bega's "Mambo Number 5" as the Kick-a-Thon strives to reach 100 kicks. 

8:54 p.m.: LFHS's own Mrs. Nelson is the Master of Ceremonies for this year's Kick-a-Thon, a fundraising effort benefiting the Boys and Girls Club and the nationally-ranked Scouts Dance Team.

8:53 p.m.: The LFHS Dance Team, Senior Cheer, Senior Band the the Boys and Girl's Club of Lake County take the field for the Kick-a-Thon.

8:50 p.m.: A few of the band members come to the front in monster gear and perform the "Thriller" dance alongside the cheerleaders - so cool!

8:49 p.m.: The Marching Band's first song is Michael Jackson's "Thriller".

8:48 p.m.: End of the first half! The marching band is taking the field.

8:47 p.m.: Baylor Broughton, #25 of Lake Forest misses field goal.

8:46 p.m.: It's a chilly 54 degrees and I'm wearing three layers of clothing - how are the cheerleaders and players staying warm?! 

8:45 p.m.: First down, Lake Forest.

8:41 p.m.: Jack Deichl #7, Libertyville, sacked!

8:36 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, LAKE FOREST!!! Extra point no good.

8:35 p.m.: First and goal, Lake Forest!

8:30 p.m.: Libertyville punts, fair catch called. 

8:29 p.m.: Libertyville #7, Jack Deichl, sacked! 

8:27 p.m.: Lake Forest punts, zero yard return.

8:25 p.m.: First down for Lake Forest.

8:20 p.m.: Interception by Libertville, #15 AJ Schmidt. 

8:17 p.m.: And that's the end of the first quarter!

8:17 p.m.: Scouts first down!

8:14 p.m.: So impressed by how high these cheerleaders can kick. 

8:11 p.m.: Libertyville first down. 

8:10 p.m.: Lake Forest kicks off, touchback.

8:08 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN Lake Forest! Courtesy of #32, Stephen Cirame.

8:06 p.m.: Scouts first and goal!

8:04 p.m.: Lake Forest first down.

7:58 p.m.: You guys would not believe the energy of this pep band! (And the cowbell player somewhere in the stands.) 

7:57 p.m. : Lake Forest first down.

7:55 p.m.: Libertyville kicks off, 23 yard return. 

7:52 p.m. - Lake Forest kicks off. Libertyville #3 Justin Guarnaccio returns for a touchdown. Extra point is good. Current score = 7-7.

7:50 pm - Extra point is good!

7:50 p.m. - Fumble recovery by #7, Trent Williams - TOUCHDOWN!!!! 

7:49 p.m. - First down, Libertyville

7:48 pm. - Tackle for loss of 2

7:47 p.m. - First Down, Libertyville.

7:46 p.m. - First down, #7 Jack Deichl (Libertville)

7:45 p.m. - LFHS is kicking off the ball to Libertyville. Touchback. 

7:39 p.m. - We are live! The game begins in two minutes, and the LFHS Marching Band is taking the field for the National Anthem.

HUGE thank you to David Liebenson for his help covering this game, and his near-encyclopedic knowledge of football!


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