The Acorn’s High School Football Game of the Week

Grace Brethren Lancers (0-1) at Oak Park Eagles (0-0) Friday, 7:30 p.m.

IRIS SMOOT/Acorn Newspapers GIFT OF GRAB—Oak Park High senior wide receiver Justin Romano leaps and pulls down a pass during practice drills.

Physical vs. finesse.
At one end of the spectrum is the Oak Park High football team, which, under the leadership of longtime head coach Dick Billingsley, has always played a smash-mouth brand of ball predicated on an inyourface option running attack and tough-as-nails defense.
Flip the script and you've got Grace Brethren, a program tha...

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