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2017 IHSA Destination DeKalb State Football Championships Press Release

For Immediate Release 11/16/2017 Contact: Debbie Armstrong DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau IHSA Destination DeKalb Host Committee 815-756-1336 or darmstrong@dekalbcountycvb.com State football championships return to DeKalb County Sixteen high school football teams will battle for eight state titles Nov. …
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Volunteer at the 2017 IHSA State Football Championships!

IHSA State Football Championships are back in DeKalb at Northern Illinois University for this third of five years. The IHSA Destination DeKalb Host Committee expects to welcome 30,000 visitors to DeKalb November 24th & 25th and we need your help …
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DeKalb, NIU make plans for IHSA football championships’ arrival

Volunteer opportunities, sponsorships available for fall event DeKALB – Planning is underway for DeKalb to host the Illinois High School Association state football championships for the first time in November. The two-day championship series is expected to draw in at …
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Comcast Sports Net Chicago To Air IHSA Football Playoff Pairing Show, State Championships

In conjunction with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) and the IHSA’s production partner, PlayOn! Sports, Comcast SportNet Chicago, the television home for the most games and the most comprehensive coverage of the Chicago Blackhawks, Bulls, Cubs and White Sox, …
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Chairman for IHSA football state championships at NIU

Tom Matya of DeKalb has been selected as chairman of the host committee for the 2013 Illinois  High School Association state football championships at Northern Illinois University. In June, the IHSA announced that NIU’s Huskie Stadium will serve as the site …
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Tom Matya IHSA Football News Conference

Tom Matya, the president of the DeKalb District 428 Board of Education, has been selected as chairman of the host committee for the 2013 IHSA state football championships at Northern Illinois University. He answered questions at a news conference on …
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