The 79 IHSA schools that have entered to compete for the state title have been separated into four regions: the Berkshire Region, Duroc Region, Hampshire Region, and Yorkshire Region. A full list of competing schools by region is provided below.
The winning school will receive a prize package from the Illinois Pork Producers Association that includes a $500 reimbursement on their pork purchase for next season, a state championship banner, and a golden spatula for the winner.
Online voting by region will begin at 8:00 AM on October 4 and conclude at 8:00 AM on October 8.
To participate in online voting by Region, click the links below: (links will not be activated until 8AM on Monday, October 4)
Rockridge is in the Berkshire Region. Click the link to vote!
THE LINK WILL ACCEPT MULTIPLE VOTES, SO VOTE EARLY AND VOTE OFTEN!!
The Top 4 vote-getters in each Region will advance to the Savory 16, which will feature in-person judging between October 9 and October 22.
The judges’ results will be announced live on the NFHS Network during the IHSA Playoff Pairing Preview Show (7:30 PM) on October 23, paring the field down from the Savory 16 to the Flavorful Four.
Online voting on the Flavorful Four to determine the Pork & Pigskins State Champion will occur between November 1-4, with the champion to be revealed at halftime of the IHSA Class 6A Football State Championship game (4 PM) at Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Stadium on Saturday, November 27.