Congrats to the Pretzels for winning this week's Team of the Week and $100 for their program courtesy of Rock Valley College.

The Freeport Boy's basketball team showed the kind of fight that makes high school sports special. The Pretzels are having a down year but everything came together for the Pretzels last week when they went in to Boylan's gym and handed the Titans one of their few losses on the season.

Congrats to the guys on a well earned reward.

Did your team have a great week? Do they deserve the $100 weekly prize? If so nominate them below and then vote for them when the poll is released on Monday.


Before we get to the details. A HUGE thank you goes out to Rock Valley College for sponsoring this and helping us get this program off the ground.

So, who is eligible to enter the contest?
Literally any area high school team that is participating in an IHSA sanctioned sport.

That includes:

Boys and Girls Basketball
Boys and Girls Bowling
Competitive Cheerleading
Competitive Dance
Boys Swimming and Diving
How does the contest work?
Great question. We will take nominations over each weekend starting today. On Monday, we will go through the nominations and select our finalists. Then on Monday a post will go up on where fans and supporters can go and vote for their team through midnight that Thursday. On Friday we will announce the winner during the morning show.

Rinse and repeat through the rest of the season. We will take a 2 week break for Christmas and the final weekly winner will be for the week of February 28th- March 2nd. The $500 winner will be voted on the following week.

How do I submit a team?
Another excellent question. Each week, we will put up a new post with a submission form. The one below is for this week's contest. You have until Sunday night to nominate your team. We will put up a poll on Monday and announce the winner on Friday. Then we do the whole thing over again starting next week.

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