The Marquette Explorers are headed to the IHSA state football playoffs for the 11th time in the last 12 seasons. The 8-and-1 Explorers travel to Newton for a 1st round Class 3A playoff game Friday at 7 pm. Marquette will go up against the 8-and-1 Newton Eagles.
Over the last 12 years, a handful of Explorers football coaches have guided their teams into the postseason including: Darrell Angleton, Matt Bucher, Tim Nelson, Rick Reinhart, & Tom Pagliaro.
>Marquette's 3rd year head coach Darrell Angleton:
*You can hear Friday night's 3A playoff game on the Big-Z (94.3 FM). It will hit the air at approximately 8:30 pm on tape delay following the Alton Redbirds playoff game from Chicago at 6 pm.
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