The teams: While the Jackson Polar Bears have shown signs of progress under second-year coach Beau Balderson, last week would have to be considered a step backward for the Bears. Jackson’s defense, which had been relatively solid through most of its first four games, allowed more than 300 yards rushing in a 42-12 loss that dropped the Bears to 2-3 overall and 0-2 in the Federal League.
PLAIN TWP. The Twilight Zone — where GlenOak High School’s football team found itself after the worst beating in the history of Bob Commings Field — had a fifth dimension. Right now, the Golden Eagles offense would settle for two dimensions.