Waukegan football game to be completed Sunday
News-sun staff report October 5, 2013 11:00PM
Waukegan Saturday 10-5-13 Waukegan's cheerleaders entertain the Homecoming crowd before the start of their game against Nilew West Saturday afternoon in Waukegan 10-5-13. Kevin Tanaka/For Sun-Times Media.
An afternoon thunderstorm brought a halt to Saturday’s Homecoming football game at Waukegan High School, with the Bulldogs leading Niles West 14-10 at halftime.
The game will resume at noon on Sunday with the second-half kickoff. Niles West is 5-0 on the season and Waukegan is 2-3.
The delay occurred just after the halftime entertainment concluded, as the Bulldog marching band got to perform, as did the poms/dance team and a group of grade-school pommers.
at noon, with the sub-.500 Bulldogs leading the undefeated Wolves 14-10 entering the second half.
In the game, Niles West grabbed an early lead, but Waukegan took the lead on a 33-yard TD run by junior quarterback Melvin Bobo IV.