Libertyville concluded the two-day I-55 Showdown at Stevenson on Saturday by dropping a 21-6 match to Parkway West (Mo.), a school located just outside of St. Louis and winners of the Missouri state championship in 2012.
Beating No. 8 seed Harlem is one thing. Taking down No. 1 seed Glenbard West is another. No. 9 Libertyville thinks it is ready after dominating the Huskies 48-28 on Friday in the first round of the Class 7A state playoffs.
Libertyville had more yards rushing after two carries Friday night than it had in its entire first-round playoff loss a year ago. And the Wildcats never let up from there, dominating Harlem 48-28 in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs.