PREVIEW: Whitko could clinch TRC title

SOUTH WHITLEY — Whitko’s football team is the only Three Rivers Conference school with a perfect record in league play.With two weeks remaining in the season, the Wildcats (5-2, 5-0) have a chance to wrap up a conference championship a whole week early.Whitko plays Rochester this Friday at home at 7 p.m. The Zebras (5-2, 4-1) suffered their first TRC loss of the year last week against Tippecanoe Valley.Tippy Valley hosts North Miami. If Whitko and North Miami both win this Friday, the Wildcats will clinch the conference a week early.However, unbeaten Whitko still controls its own destiny in the race either way, and welcomes a Zebra team it lost to 20-17 a year ago.The Wildcats’ last win over the Zebras was a 27-24 overtime thriller in 2010, as Whitko was on its way to a TRC championship that season.To read the rest of this story, see the Oct. 10 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.