Mid-State Steel History

STEEL FACT: The first game was July 27th 2002 vs the Lafayette Lions 13-6 L and the first season was played in Canton, IL at the JFL field on Linn St. The team moved to Peoria Stadium on War Memorial in 2003.

YEARSEASON RECORDNOTES
2014?-?It's Up to You!
20133-6 
20124-5 
20115-4 
20106-4 
20097-3 
20082-6-1 
20074-5 
20068-3 
200516-2MFL Champs, Mid-West Tournament Champs and USFA National Champions
20045-4 
20036-5-1 
20023-6 

In 12 seasons the Steel are 69-53-2

Mid-State Steel 2013

POINTS FOR: 195
POINTS AGAINST: 216

OPPONENT SCORE W/L
Burlington Express36-40LOSS
Springfield Foxes43-0WIN
Indiana Nighthawks14-26LOSS
Leyden Lions13-19LOSS
Indiana Mustangs15-20LOSS
Lincoln Way Patriots32-37LOSS
Terre Haute Wildcats2-0WIN
Chicago Mustangs22-46LOSS
Indiana Generals14-56LOSS
Joliet Bucs40-12WIN
2013 MSFL Madison Mustangs 18 Chicago Mustangs 7

Mid-State Steel 2012

OPPONENT SCORE W/L
Springfield Foxes36-40LOSS
Lake County Steelers21-0WIN
Indiana Nighthawks24-8WIN
Lincoln Way Patriots12-20LOSS
Chicago Thunder6-47LOSS
Joliet Bucs26-14WIN
Roscoe Rush6-73LOSS
Dane County Hawks7-0WIN
Indiana Generals13-41LOSS **

** = Playoffs

Mid-State Steel 2011

OPPONENT SCORE W/L
Springfield Foxes6-9LOSS
Kankakee Plowmen12-19LOSS
Joliet Bucs44-0WIN
Indiana Generals6-36LOSS
Lincoln Way Patriots14-12WIN
Lake County Steelers48-13WIN
Leyden Lions44-0WIN
Chicago Mustangs20-13WIN
Chicago Thunder13-41LOSS **

** = Playoffs

Mid-State Steel 2010

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Springfield Headhunters35-0WINJune 19th
Indiana Titans2-0WINJuly 10th
McHenry County Pirates33-30WINJuly 17th
Northern Illinois Cowboys34-32LOSSJuly 31st
Kilbourn City Hawks35-6WINJuly 31st
Kankakee Plowmen21-9WINAug 7th
Lincoln Way Patriots24-22LOSSAug 14th
Indianapolis Stampede14-6WINAug 21st
Chicago Thunder40-6 LOSSAugust 28th
Lincoln-Way Patriots27-20LOSSSep 12th Playoffs
2010 MSFL Championship Roscoe Rush 15 Chicago Thunder 12

Mid-State Steel 2009

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Kankakee Plowmen15-14WINJuly 11th
Indiana Titans22-17WINJuly 18th
Kilburn City Hawks41-13WINJuly 25th
Indianapolis Stampede33-6WINAug 1st
Lincoln-Way Patriots14-12LOSSAug 8th
Lake Co. Steelers60-0WINAug 15th
Joliet Bucs13-10WINAug 22nd
Racine Threat40-16LOSSAug 29th
Indianapolis Stampede15-6 WINSep 12th Playoffs
Lincoln-Way Patriots30-16LOSSSep 19th Playoffs
MSFL Championship Racine Threat 37 Lincoln-Way Patriots 14

Mid-State Steel 2008

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Kankakee Plowmen22-6LOSSJuly 26th
Chicago Thunder51-6LOSSAug 2nd
Racine Threat35-7LOSSAug 9th
Leyden Lions47-0LOSSAug 16th
Lake Co. Steelers36-15WINAug 23rd
Northern IL Cowboys14-6LOSSSep 6th
Bolingbrook Bucs2-2 RAINTIESep 13th
Indiana Titans38-12LOSSSep 20th
Leyden Lions47-6LOSSOct 4th Playoffs
The MSFL Championship Game Chicago Thunder 26 Leyden Lions 21 Oct 18th

Mid-State Steel 2007

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Lake Co. Steelers49-0 WINJuly 28th
Racine Threat14-7LOSSAug 4th
Chicago Thunder44-17LOSSAug 11th
Force of Illinois2-0WINAug 18th Forfeit
Northern Il Cowboys39-0WINAug 25th
Indianapolis Sabers2-0WINSep 1st Forfeit
Leyden Lions35-13LOSSSep 15th
Bolingbrook Bucs30-18LOSSSep 22nd *
Chicago Thunder2-0LOSSOct 7th Playoff forfeit
The MSFL Championship Chicago Thunder 36 Bolingbrook Bucs 7 Oct 20th

Mid-State Steel 2006

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Lake Co Chiefs43-8 WINJuly 29th
Lafayette Lions27-0WINAug 5th
Bolingbrook Buccaneers61-0WINAug 12th
Indianapolis Sabers10-7WINAug 19th
Michiana Titans15-6WINAug 26th
Joliet Stallions55-0WINSep 9th
Chicago Thunder35-21LOSSSep 16th
Leyden Lions41-6WINSep23rd
Lake Co. Chiefs41-0WINOct 7th Playoffs
Chicago Thunder35-21LOSSOct 15th Playoffs
Racine Raiders?-?LOSSMWFT
The MSFL Championship Game Chicago Thunder 21 Force of Illinois 20

Mid-State Steel 2005

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Milwaukee Marauders40-34LOSSJune 18th
Illinois Firehawks20-14WINJune 25th
Chicago Falcons50-0WINJuly 3rd
Lake Co. Chiefs33-10WINJuly 9th
River City Saints34-27WINJuly 16th
Twin City Storm20-14 OTLOSSJuly 23rd
Decatur Bears31-20WINJuly 30th
Lafayette Lions35-24WINAug 6th
Effingham Panthers2-0WINAug 13th forfeit
Bellville Justice20-0WINAug 20th
Central IL Cougars35-0WINAug 27th
Capital City Outlaws2-0WINSep 10th forfeit
Twin City Storm35-20WINSep 17th
Twin City Storm28-13WINOct 1st Playoffs
Lafayette Lions28-14WINOct 8th MFL Championship
Chicago Thunder7-6WINNov 5th Midwest football tournament
Indiana Titans35-20WINNov 19th MWFT Championship
Kane Co. Eagles28-8WINDec 10th USFA National Championship
2005 CHAMPIONS

Mid-State Steel 2004

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Central IL Cougars36-22WINJuly 31st
Capital City Outlaws17-14WINAug 7th
Belleville Justice45-21LOSSAug 14th
Gateway Fury30-17WINAug 21st
Jacksonville Sharks62-8WINAug 28th
Lafayette Lions37-21LOSSSep 11th
Twin City Strom34-28LOSSSep 18th
Tri Co. Buccaneers42-38WINSep 25th
Twin City Storm24-21 OTLOSSOct 2nd Playoffs
The MFL Championship Bellville Justice 20 Lafayette Lions 6

Mid-State Steel 2003

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Capital City Outlaws46-19WIN??
Effingham Panther21-6LOSSAug 2nd
Decatur Bears26-25WINAug 9th
Capital City Outlaws27-20LOSSAug 16th
Lafayette Lions51-26LOSSAug 23rd
Jacksonville Sharks58-14WINAug 30th
Twin City Storm34-31WINSep 6th
Effingham Panthers29-27LOSSSep 13th
Capital City Outlaws34-20WINSep 27th
Jacksonville Sharks88-6WINOct 4th
Lafayette Lions26-13WINOct 11th
Circle City Soldiers30-30TIEPlayoffs
Circle City Soldiers30-23LOSSPlayoffs
The 2003 MFL Championship Belleville Justice 31 Lafayette Lions 8

Mid-State Steel 2002

OPPONENT SCORE W/L DATE
Lafayette Lions13-6LOSSJuly 27th
Champaign Jaguars2-0WINForfeit
Lafayette Lions40-6LOSSAug 10th
Decatur Bears31-14LOSSAug 24th
Springfield Bucs20-14LOSSAug 31st
Jacksonville Sharks3-0 OTWINSept 7th
Champaign Jaguars2-0WINForfeit
Decatur Bears13-0LOSSSep 21st
Central Ill. Cougars67-0LOSSSep 28th
The 2002 MFL Championship game Eastside Justice 20 Decatur Bears 13