Black Hawk/Warren (IL) wins slugfest state title game

Cayden Milz scored the only TD of the game on a 30-yard pass play.

The Black Hawk/Warren (IL) Warriors didn't score much, but they scored enough to defend their Division 7 state title with a 6-0 win over Edgar. It's the second straight season the Warriors have beaten the Wildcats for the state title.

Ethan Williams connected with Cayden Milz on a 30-yard second quarter touchdown pass for the only scoring of the game. Both teams struggled to move the ball on offense. They combined for 361 total yards and converted just 4 of 24 third downs.

Black Hawk/Warren's Jaylen Rufenacht sealed the win by intercepting a Konnor Wolf pass with just under a minute to play.

The Warriors finished the season a perfect 14-0. Edgar fell to 12-2.