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  • High school boys basketball: Challenges keep coming for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Alex Passi and his Glenbard West basketball teammates seemingly breezed through the first half of the season.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 12:41 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Look inside the numbers of Wheaton North's win against Glenbard West

    WHEATON – March madness started early.Rowan McGowen's deep 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left swished t ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 10:07 am
  • High school boys basketball: Glenbard West takes first loss in stride

    HILLSIDE – Justin Pierce put on a one-man offensive show at Proviso West on Jan. 22, but his 29-point performance wasn’t quite enough.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • High school football: Glenbard West's Sam Brodner picks Wisconsin

    GLEN ELLYN – Sam Brodner traded in Tennessee for Wisconsin.At one time a Vanderbilt football recruit ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Four games to watch Jan. 22 and 23

    The thick of the conference schedule is keeping boys basketball teams plenty busy, and there are several games worth watching on Jan. 22 and 23.
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: Glenbard West wrestlers win big ahead of fundraising night

    Glenbard West’s wrestling team continued its stellar season with a 59-12 win against Fenton on Jan. 16.
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Justin Pierce buzzer-beater makes Glenbard West a winner

    GLEN ELLYN – Justin Pierce missed on his first two attempts to be the hero.The Glenbard West senior ...
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • High school boys basketball: Justin Pierce buzzer-beater lifts Glenbard West against Downers Grove North (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – It wasn't Justin Pierce's best game of the season, not by a long shot. But when he was ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • High school boys and girls basketball: Downers Grove North vs.Glenbard West boys tipoff in West Suburban Silver

    The three-day Martin Luther King Junior holiday weekend will keep boys and girls basketball teams plenty busy. Between conference games and Martin Lut ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Prep sports roundup: Glenbard West wrestlers knock off top team

    Glenbard West’s wrestling team enjoyed two big highlights in three days.First was a 36-18 win agains ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 3:01 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Glenbard West ready for tough tests to come

    GLEN ELLYN – Winning a basketball game in Oak Park-River Forest’s field house is no easy task.Glenba ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • 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 boys basketball: Fine tourney finish sets up Wheaton North for second half

    ELMHURST – Rowan McGowen and his Wheaton North basketball teammates talked about making key shots coming down the stretch.
    Jan. 7, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Glenbard South, Glenbard West look to build on tourney success

    GLEN ELLYN – Johnny LaPonte had no trouble pinpointing the spark that lit the fire for Glenbard South’s boys basketball team against IC Catholic.
    Jan. 7, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard West's Sam Brodner heads all-area team with Glen Ellyn, Wheaton players

    GLEN ELLYN – It didn’t take Chad Hetlet very long to realize that the Glenbard West football program had found a special player in Sam Brodner.
    Jan. 4, 2016 - 9:42 pm
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