GLEN ELLYN - It is tough enough to go up against Glenbard West at full strength.
Anything less and the task at hand becomes nearly impossible.
Hinsdale Central found that out the hard way on Saturday as a banged-up Red Devils squad fell by a 37-7 margin to the Hilltoppers.
Glenbard West improved to 4-1 on the fall while Hinsdale Central fell to 3-2.
The home team got on the board first on a five-yard touchdown run by Scott Andrews, who later added a seven-yard score in the third quarter.
Hilltoppers' quarterback also found Hayden Carlson for a 41-yard TD and Jermon Joyner got into the act with a one-yard scoring run.