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  • High school sports: Boys cross country tops fall sports highlights at Downers Grove North

    It was a memorable fall sports season at Downers Grove North, and it’s never too late to take a look at some of the biggest highlights the Trojans had ...
    Dec. 14, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Downers Grove North tops Glenbard West for first conference win

    DOWNERS GROVE – After losing its first three West Suburban Silver games by a combined 11 points, Downers Grove North’s girls basketball team was eager ...
    Dec. 13, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Paige Bareck's bucket lifts Hinsdale Central against Downers Grove North

    HINSDALE – Paige Bareck’s second option was first-rate.Denied a path to the basket, Hinsdale Central ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South boys basketball back in win column against Leyden

    DOWNERS GROVE – Following losses against St. Charles North and St. Joseph to close play at St. Charles East's Thanksgiving invite, Downers Grove South ...
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North sophomore Semaj Henderson sets tone against Lyons Township

    LA GRANGE – A battle of unbeaten teams quickly developed into a breakout night for Downers Grove North sophomore guard Semaj Henderson.
    Dec. 7, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • High school basketball: Numbers adding up to success for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South, other area teams

    The stats can say a lot about a basketball team or a specific player. Winning percentage, points per game, 3-point percentage and number of steals are ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Downers Grove North's Aument sisters, Downers Grove South relay earn all-state finishes

    EVANSTON – Downers Grove North had won seven state medals in diving before Emily and Elizabeth Aument arrived.
    Nov. 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: 'Championship' defense not enough in Benet's season-ending loss

    LISLE – Benet football coach Pat New got all the effort he could have asked for.His defense left eve ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • High school softball: Downers Grove North's Zoe Varsbergs makes D-I dream come true

    DOWNERS GROVE – Just by signing her name, Zoe Varsbergs made a longtime dream come true.The Downers ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • High school girls swimming: State meet next for Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South

    ELMHURST – The most prolific divers in Downers Grove North history hope to save their biggest splash for last.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • High school cross country: Alec Danner, Downers Grove North boys finish strong at state

    PEORIA – Alec Danner’s outstanding Downers Grove North cross country career came full circle Nov. 5.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 5:56 pm
  • High school cross country: Young Downers Grove South girls notch best state finish

    PEORIA – Youth was no obstacle for Downers Grove South’s girls cross country team.With six underclas ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • High school cross country: Downers Grove South girls, Downers Grove North boys emerge as sectional champions

    LOCKPORT – Downers Grove South’s girls cross country team thrives with youth around senior Katie Stapleton.
    Nov. 3, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South girls win cross country regional

    DOWNERS GROVE – In a football season that had some ups and downs, Downers Grove North finished on a high note with three straight victories, the most ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 6:04 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Regional win a 'game-changer' for Downers Grove South soccer

    DOWNERS GROVE – Winning a regional title in any high school sport is easier said than done. So when ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 2:23 pm
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