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  • IC Catholic football player Robert Vitek is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group

    Robert VitekIC CatholicFootballSeniorWhat he did: Vitek had four tackles, including one for loss, an ...
    NEW: Dec. 4, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • High school football: State success nothing new for IC Catholic coach Bill Krefft, coaching staff

    CHAMPAIGN – IC Catholic’s football team captured the Class 3A state title on Nov. 25 with a 43-0 win against Carlinville.
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • High school basketball: Lemont boys and girls teams hit the hardwood

    Like their counterparts from across the state, the boys and girls basketball teams at Lemont have started their seasons and are working to bolster the ...
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • High school boys basketball: Late surge lifts York against Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Michael Pedote didn't score in the first half. He didn't even attempt a shot.It turns o ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • High school basketball: IC Catholic, Timothy Christian, York boys, girls hit the court

    The ultimate destination for high school boys basketball teams is the Peoria Civic Center for the state finals in March, but it is a long road to get ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school football: IC Catholic football rewrites records books on way to state title

    CHAMPAIGN – Jordan Rowell knew IC Catholic's football team was in for special season before the Knights ever played a down.
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Glenbard West basketball player Evan Taylor is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Lisa Cleaver

    Evan TaylorGlenbard WestBasketballSophomoreWhat he did: Taylor twice led the Hilltoppers in scoring, ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • High school basketball: High hopes this season for Wheaton North boys, Glenbard South, Glenbard West, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South girls

    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. 2, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • 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 basketball: Boys, girls teams from Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield hit the court

    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 - 3:30 pm
  • High school football: Johnsburg honors Class 4A runner-up finish with pep rally

    JOHNSBURG – Complete with a fireworks show, Johnsburg did what it has done throughout the fall Monday evening: support the Skyhawks football team.
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Football: Plainfield North honors most successful football team in district history

    PLAINFIELD – East St. Louis 26, Plainfield North 13.The Memorial Stadium scoreboard proclaimed East ...
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 7:24 pm
  • High school girls swimming: York sees eight compete at state meet

    EVANSTON – A fraction of a point was all that separated Birgitte Kammerdiener from the second round of the diving competition during the state swimmin ...
    Nov. 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills woman continues to spread epilepsy awareness

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Erin Gard almost lost her life this summer because of epilepsy. Doctors had to put her in a coma to stop her from having constant ...
    Nov. 26, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Football: Plainfield North's Peplow sad to see football career end

    CHAMPAIGN – Plainfield North senior Connor Peplow is a standout baseball player.He will be a key mem ...
    Nov. 26, 2016 - 10:16 pm
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