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  • Roadrunners Soccer Club to host comedy night fundraiser

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Roadrunners Soccer Club of Downers Grove will host its first "Kickin' Up Some Laughs" comedy night at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 28.
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 10:24 am
  • Prep sports roundup: Downers Grove North girls win weekend pair

    Downers Grove North’s girls basketball team earned a pair of wins Jan. 8 and 9.Jaida Green scored 21 ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Downers Grove North inducting Edwards, Sims siblings into Athletic Hall of Fame

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North High School, 4436 Main St., will induct four former students into its Athletic Hall of Fame during a ceremony duri ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: All hands on deck in dominant Downers Grove South win

    BERWYN – Downers Grove South’s boys basketball team has what every coach covets – multiple options other teams must plan to stop or try to neutralize.
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 7:20 am
  • High school girls basketball: Downers Grove South taking steps in right direction

    ELMHURST – After an extended winter break, Downers Grove South’s girls basketball team was busy in its return to action.
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 6:18 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North 'road warriors' pick up win in home opener (with video)

    DOWNERS GROVE – Bryan Jakobsze had to wait a while to play in his first varsity home game as a member of Downers Grove North’s basketball team.
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 4:51 pm
  • Chicago Cubs player Kyle Schwarber coming to Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Baseball fans have a chance to meet one of its rising stars in person.Kyle Schwarber ...
    Jan. 11, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North tops York in double OT

    DOWNERS GROVE – Bryan Jakobsze and Anthony Castelvecchi were playing in their first varsity home games for Downers Grove North.
    Jan. 10, 2016 - 5:21 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 5 key games to watch this weekend

    Holiday tournaments are in the rearview mirror for boys basketball teams across the state, and now the conference races are about to heat up as teams ...
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Downers Grove North shows fortitude in run to tourney finale

    WHEATON – Since senior Lauren Porcelli joined Downers Grove North’s girls basketball program as a freshman, her family has brought bagels, donuts, cho ...
    Jan. 6, 2016 - 4:55 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Third-place tourney finish has Benet on right track

    LOMBARD – Benet’s girls basketball team followed a heartbreaking defeat with a defiant show of resilience at the Montini Holiday Tournament.
    Jan. 6, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South still has eyes on conference prize despite tourney finish

    ELMHURST – There was no deja vu for Sam Ebersold and his Downers Grove South boys basketball teammates.
    Jan. 6, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • High school football: Hinsdale South's Sean McCormack heads all-area team

    DARIEN – Sean McCormack didn’t see the field much as a junior. As Hinsdale South’s football team ma ...
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • High school sports: Michaela Hackbarth track title, Benet girls basketball championship among 2015 accomplishments

    With the calendar about to flip to 2016, there is no better time to honor the sensational state championships and top-four state performances the athl ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South set for tourney tipoff time

    In addition to decorating trees and hanging lights, boys basketball tournaments are part of the holiday tradition. As the tournaments get set to tip o ...
    Dec. 23, 2015 - 3:15 pm
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