The Hilltoppers took second place at the Crossroads Classic in Effingham on Sept. 9, losing to Belville Althoff Altoff Catholic 24-26, 25-22, 25-18 in the final. Glenbard West previously beat Bishop Chatard (Ind.) 25-6, 25-19 and Windsor Steward Strasburg 25-23, 25-19 in pool play, defeated Naperville Central 18-25, 25-19, 25-22 in the quarterfinal and St. Piux (Mo.) 25-20, 25-22 in the semifinal. Glenbard West juniors Ananda Patterson and Katie Ryan were both named to the All-Tournament team.
Glenbard West defeated York 25-18, 25-19 on Sept. 12. Patterson had nine kills, Nina Crawford six kills, Kaitlyn DuMerer 26 assists and Hannah Brodner seven digs.
Marist beat Glenbard West 25-11, 25-19 on Sept. 6. Patterson had five kills, Nina Crawford four kills, Kaitlyn DuMerer had 16 assists and Hannah Brodner seven kills and three digs.
Jayleen Fitzpatrick ran for 134 yards and two touchdowns for the Panthers (1-2, 1-2) in a 25-21 win over Wheaton Warrenville South on Sept. 8.
Ryan Diver ran for touchdowns of 24 and 64 yards for the Hilltoppers (2-1) in a 35-10 West Suburban Conference crossover win over Addison Trail on Sept. 8. Tyquan Cox returned a kickoff 90 yards for a score.
Sam Singleton ran for 155 yards and two touchdowns for the Falcons (2-1, 1-1) in a 43-25 DuPage Valley Conference loss to Naperville North on Sept. 8.
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Zach Harris threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Kendall Simpson and a 20-yard scoring strike to Chase Stebbins for the Tigers (0-3, 0-3) in a 25-21 DuPage Valley loss to Glenbard North on Sept. 8.
The Panthers took third at the Glenbard East Invitational on Sept. 9, behind Lake Park and Glenbard East.
Glenbard North's Sophia Raval was second at No. 2 singles and the Panthers' No. 3 doubles team took first.