"If (Homewood-Flossmoor's spring season) was something that they felt was going to get in the way, then I wasn't going to be able to take this job," Craig Buzea said.
River Forest will have a new leader on the gridiron in the fall.
"The health and safety of our students and staff members must remain our first priority at all times."
During the interview process at River Forest, Joe O'Connell heard quite a bit about the Ingots' rivalry with Lake Station.
River Forest tabbed Joe O’Connell as the school's next football coach, selected by the River Forest Board of School Trustees.