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Chicagoland Youth Football League playoffs begin this weekend

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#28 La'Zarius Geater Ziready for some Sunday football.
| Joe Shuman~For Sun-Times Media

Zion-10/21/12, Sun./High Pearce Campus #28 La'Zarius Geater, of Zion ready for some Sunday football. | Joe Shuman~For Sun-Times Media

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SUNDAY HEAVYWEIGHTS

ROUND 1 PLAYOFF GAMES

Class A

Waukegan at Zion-Benton, 10:30 Sunday

North Chicago at Johnsburg, 11 Saturday

Plainfield U. at Wauconda, 2 Sunday

Bartlett vs. Vernon Hills, 3:30 Sunday at Carmel High

Class AA

Antioch vs. Grayslake, 5 Sunday at Carmel High

Oak Park at McHenry, 2 Saturday

Buffalo Grove at Lake in the Hills, 12 Sunday

Kenosha at Mundelein, 11 Saturday

Class AAA

Lake Villa at Cary, 2:30 Sunday

Huntley at Lake Zurich, 1:30 Sunday

Libertyville at Barrington P., 1 Sunday

Prairie Ridge at Plainfield P, 6:30 Saturday

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Updated: December 25, 2012 1:15AM



With the regular season in the books, it’s time for playoff football in The Chicagoland Youth Football League.

In the Sunday Heavyweight Division program, 24 of the 32 teams made the playoffs and were divided into three eight-team groups (AAA, AA, and A) based on number of players on the team, and not because of ability.

Thus, in three weeks, three championship teams will emerge.

The three-tier format is used for all the Sunday divisions in TCYFL program.



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