Willowbrook handles Hinsdale South in conference football opener

DARIEN – Willowbrook quarterback didn't set any state passing records this week, but he and his Willowbrook teammates topped Hinsdale South 35-28 in the West Suburban Gold conference opener for both teams.

Johnson, who threw set a new state record with 675 passing yards in last week's win over Lyons Township, and the Warriors improved to 2-1 overall and 1-0 in WSG play. Hinsdale South dropped to 0-3 and 0-1.

Willowbrook will host York at 7:30 p.m. Friday in a West Suburban Conference crossover game while the Hornets will travel to Proviso East for a 1:30 p.m. game Saturday.