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  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South girls basketball tops Hinsdale South

    Downers Grove South’s girls basketball team won its West Suburban Gold finale on Feb. 5, topping Hinsdale South 59-54.
    NEW: Feb. 9, 2016 - 8:22 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Keenan Davis finds top gear for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – If sophomore basketball is akin to a go-kart, then varsity basketball is like the Indy 500.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:19 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Downers Grove South looking to build on regional title, earn state meet berth

    DOWNERS GROVE – Kayla Carlson felt this was going to be a special season for Downers Grove South’s girls gymnastics team.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield boys basketball survives vs. IC Catholic

    Riverside Brookfield’s boys basketball team found itself in a battle against host IC Catholic on Feb. 5. The Bulldogs trailed 36-34 at the half and ba ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • High school girls basketball: Silver linings in Lyons Township's West Suburban Silver title

    LA GRANGE – Every injury Lyons Township’s girls basketball team suffered this season – and there were several – had a silver lining.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 6:32 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Conference closer a benchmark win for Morton

    VILLA PARK – Maryam Wilcher has plenty of postseason basketball experience.Though the Morton senior ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • PHOTOS: McHenry man, who has autism, rolls a perfect game

    ISLAND LAKE — On Jan. 15, Tim Baumgartner of McHenry accomplished what is to many bowlers a lifelong pursuit when he tossed a perfect 300. It takes 12 ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 1:54 pm
  • Basketball: Girls postseason preview

    With spring just over a month away, it’s time to start wrapping up the winter sports season. The girls basketball postseason starts next week. Here is ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • High school girls basketball: Morton's finishing kick against Willowbrook secures winning season

    VILLA PARK – It didn't come easy, but Morton's girls basketball team set a benchmark against Willowbrook on Feb. 5.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • High school wrestling: Postseason push starts for Glenbard East, Montini, York wrestlers

    After months of training and making weight, wrestlers are preparing to start on the path to the state finals. Here’s the outlook for wrestlers from Gl ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • High school basketball: 3 games to watch on Feb. 5

    The postseason is already visible on the horizon for girls basketball teams, while conference races for boys teams are getting down to the nitty-gritt ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • High school sports roundup: Addison Trail's Kennedy O'Neill earns four sectional gymnastics berths

    Addison Trail’s Kennedy O’Neill finished second on beam (8.675), tied for second on uneven bars (8.55) and tied for third on floor (9.15) at the Genev ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • High school boys basketball: Patrick Grabowski, York grab win before key showdown

    LA GRANGE – York senior Patrick Grabowski didn’t play in his team’s 54-40 loss to West Suburban Silver leader Glenbard West on Dec. 11.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • High school boys basketball: Hinsdale South reaches 'turning point' in season

    VILLA PARK – Hinsdale South’s boys basketball team won six of its first seven contests to open the season.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 6:30 am
  • High school sports roundup: Montini boys basketball suffers narrow defeats

    Separated by a little more than 12 hours, Montini’s boys basketball team suffered a pair of narrow losses.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 5:30 am
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