Hinsdale Central pounds Oak Park

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Hinsdale Central 42, Oak Park 22

By Phil English
Special to the Tribune

Five starts into his high school football career, Hinsdale Central sophomore quarterback John Whitelaw is the first to admit he has quite a bit more to learn.

But judging from his performance in Saturday afternoon's 42-22 pounding of Oak Park, it appears his education is nearly complete.

Whitelaw rushed 20 times for 221 yards and three touchdowns and passed for two more in a breakout performance to lift the Red Devils to their fourth straight victory and a place atop the West Suburban Silver Conference standings.

"We saw that last night York beat Lyons, so we're at the top of the conference," said Whitelaw, who completed 10 of 17 passes for 136 yards and an interception. "That means we need to step it up to stay on top.

"I've learned a lot in the past four weeks. I'm starting ... READ FULL STORY

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