Highland Park quarterback Sam Nevers connected with Luke Norcia for a 36-yard touchdown and the clinching points in the fourth quarter of a 17-14 win at Deerfield High School Friday night.
The Giants improved to 5-0.
Deerfield had taken a 13-10 lead on a 28-yard run by Johnny Fisher in the third quarter.
HP lineman Teddy Sutker made the stop of the night in the fourth quarter, tackling a Warriors ball carrier on a fourth down at HP’s 11-yard line with about a minute remaining. Deerfield fell three yards short of a first down on the play.