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  • Six breakout players: York, Willowbrook, Montini among area teams to find new stars on court

    New players emerge as standouts each basketball season, from underclassmen getting their first taste of varsity ball to juniors and seniors making the ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Eight straight wins as Warriors eye history

    FRANKLIN PARK – Not much seems to be able to stop Alonzo Verge Jr. and Willowbrook’s boys basketball team right now. Not even a cold slowed down Verge ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • Willowbrook wins in OT at Leyden for seventh straight victory

    FRANKLIN PARK – Willowbrook is on a seven-game winning-streak, but the Warriors haven't been blowing teams away during this run.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • Prep roundup: Willowbrook boys go 4-0 at Sterling’s tournament

    The Warriors beat the hosts 64-49 and Burlington Central 52-52 on Saturday. On Monday, they knocked off Montini 61-52 and Kankakee 57-49. Willowbrook ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Timothy Christian boys basketball gaining valuable experience (with video)

    GLEN ELLYN – Learning to play without a superstar isn’t an easy task, which Timothy Christian’s boys basketball team has found out this winter after t ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 10:29 am
  • Montini sophomore Kaylee Bambule returns to lineup in win against Brooks

    VILLA PARK – As if Montini’s girls basketball team doesn’t have enough weapons, now the Broncos have leading scorer Kaylee Bambule back.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • Prep roundup: Glenbard East girls basketball drops pair of conference games

    Glenbard East’s girls basketball team dropped a pair of recent Upstate Eight Valley conference games.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Win is sign of Warriors’ improvement

    WEST CHICAGO – Having already quadrupled its win total from a year ago after Tuesday’s 63-53 nonconference win against West Chicago, the exciting part ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • 5 high school sporting events to watch

    The new year comes in the middle of the winter sports season and there are plenty of good high school sporting events on the schedule that are worth w ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 5:07 pm
  • Prep roundup: Glenbard East girls basketball splits pair of conference games

    Glenbard East’s girls basketball team split a pair of Upstate Eight Valley games to open 2015. On Sa ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Benedictine University to host upcoming baseball, soccer camps

    LISLE – The baseball and women's soccer teams at Benedictine University will host upcoming camps aimed at training youth players in each sport.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Prep roundup: Willowbrook boys lost in tourney final

    Willowbrook’s boys basketball team lost in a tournament final for the second time this season, losing to Leyden 64-53 at Glenbard West on Saturday. Al ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • State titles for Kelly McNamara, Montini hoops highlight 2014 achievements

    With 2015 about to begin, there is no batter time to take one last look back on the successes Glenbard East, Montini and Willowbrook student athletes ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 7:25 pm
  • Rams ‘keep working’ toward winning formula

    ELMHURST – For as many returning players as Glenbard East boys basketball has this season, maybe it’s easy to forget the team is still quite young.
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Montini girls basketball learns from tough tournament

    LOMBARD – It had been more than a decade since the Montini girls basketball team lost back-to-back games.
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 11:57 am
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