The St. Rita Mustangs (10-2) challenge the Mount Carmel Caravan (12-0) today in the Illinois High School Football Playoffs. Entering this semifinal, the Caravan is ranked number one in the state while the Mustangs are ranked 12th, with the winning team advancing to the state championship game against the 11th ranked Lake Zurich Bears, or the Batavia Bulldogs, ranked 18th. So far in the playoffs, the Mustangs have already knocked out two top-five teams as they try to do it once again against the best team in the state en route to an unlikely championship run.
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Date of the game: November 19, 2022
Game time: 5:00 p.m. ET
TV: Marquee sports network
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In their first game this season, the Caravan crushed the Mustangs 35-3 in the season opener as both teams once again come full circle in the playoffs where one of their seasons will end today.
So far in three rounds of the playoffs, the Mustangs are averaging 31.0 points per game, scoring at least 27 points each round. They’re giving up just 14.0 points per game in those games against a full team at the most important time of the season.
The top-ranked Caravan topped the playoffs averaging 40.3 points and allowing just 7.0 points per game.
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