East Aurora vs. West Aurora (2018)

Game information

Home Team: West Aurora

Away Team: East Aurora

Date And Time: 10/12/2018 8:30 pm

Location: West Aurora High School

Game Preview

A rivalry that began in 1893, the East Aurora vs. West Aurora matchup is one of the oldest in the nation and easily one of the best. Regularly attracting more than 8,000 fans in the Chicago-area, this game means just as much now as it did back in the 1800s. East Aurora come into this game struggling at 0-6 so far this season, but nothing would cure their woes like a win over arch rival West Aurora.

The West Aurora Blackhawks, meanwhile, are 6-1, having won their last three in a row by a combined score of 129-25. Will they be able to continue their momentum in what is sure to be a heated game?

Scores

West Aurora :51

East Aurora :0

Game Summary

Hezi Salter had a career night on Friday evening for the West Aurora Blackhawks on his way to being named Great American Rivalry Series MVP. Salter ended the night with 190 yards on the ground. The West Aurora defense, meanwhile, forced five turnovers throughout the game and made sure the Tomcat offense couldn't get anything going. The entire West Aurora offense led the charge, as scores came from all over the field and several different players. The 51-0 win marked their 18th straight victory in the rivalry.

MVP

West Aurora

Hezi Salter


Scholar Athletes

West Aurora

Anthony Chavez

East Aurora

Luis Medina


Hall Of Fame

West Aurora

Joe Howell

East Aurora

Dennis Galloway