Hearts Football Schedule Released by IHSA


Published on June 27 2014 5:18 am
Last Updated on June 27 2014 5:18 am
Written by Greg Sapp

The Illinois High School Association has released the high school football schedule for the 2014 season.

This is a five home game season for the Effingham Hearts, with four contests on the road.

The Hearts get ready for three new opponents this season.

The Taylorville Tornadoes are rejoining the Apollo Conference after some 20 seasons in the Central States Eight Conference, replacing the Paris Tigers who have joined the Little Illini Conference.

Meanwhile, Bethalto Civic Memorial is back on the Hearts' non-conference schedule after several years' absence, replacing Centralia. Mascoutah is also new to the schedule, replacing Paxton-Buckley-Loda.

Here's the week-by-week schedule for the football Hearts:

Friday, August 29--at Breese Mater Dei, 7pm

Friday, September 5--at Mascoutah, 7pm

Friday, September 12--Bethalto Civic Memorial, 7pm

Friday, September 19--Charleston, 7pm (conference game)

Friday, September 26--at Salem, 7pm (conference game)

Friday, October 3--Taylorville, 7pm (conference game)

Friday, October 10--at Mattoon, 7pm (conference game)

Friday, October 17--Mt. Zion, 7pm (conference game)

Friday, October 24--Mahomet-Seymour, 7pm 

A reminder that you'll hear every game of Hearts' football again this season on your home for Hearts' football, 979XFM and www.979xfm.com.