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  • Wrestling: Joliet area dominates in Class 3A

    CHAMPAIGN – Austin O'Connor established some impressive wrestling history on Saturday in the IHSA Class 3A state finals at the University of Illinois ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 10:18 pm
  • Morris' Baldridge settles for second in 2A wrestling

    CHAMPAIGN – After falling in the Class 2A finals a year ago, Morris’ Cody Baldridge was not only hoping for a return trip to the finals but also looki ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:59 pm
  • IC Catholic basketball player Alex Meurer is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group

    Alex MeurerIC CatholicBasketballJuniorWhy Meurer was selected: Meurer scored 12 points, including tw ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 4:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Team effort keeps IC Catholic in conference title hunt

    ELMHURST – Kevin Cheng enjoys the camaraderie he feels with his IC Catholic boys basketball teammates.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 6:21 am
  • High school sports roundup: Joey Davidson surpasses 1,000 points for Timothy Christian

    RIVER GROVE – Feb. 15 was a night to remember for Joey Davidson. The Timothy Christian senior enter ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • High school wrestling: Willowbrook's Jack Jessen, Dominic Ranieri make way to state

    DOWNERS GROVE – From the start of the postseason, the odds were stacked against Dominic Ranieri.He b ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 1:30 pm
  • Glenbard West basketball player Chris Langan is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Cindy Purdom

    Chris LanganGlenbard WestBasketballSeniorWhy Langan was selected: Langan drained six 3-pointers and ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 12:30 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Glenbard West earns repeat team berth at state

    CAROL STREAM – Junior Eileen Billings started off the Glenbard West girls gymnastics team’s lineup for balance beam, its final event at the Glenbard N ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • High school wrestling: Seven from Wheaton North make way to state tournament

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – When it comes to wrestling state tournament berths, Wheaton North likely was the envy of many teams.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 6:30 am
  • High school wrestling: State berth 'feels great' for Wheaton Warrenville South senior Placide Niyigena

    DOWNERS GROVE – A flare-up of an irritating back issue prevented Placide Niyigena from practicing too much leading up to the Class 3A Downers Grove No ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Lemont sends seven to state wrestling

    LEMONT – In John St. Clair’s successful stint as Lemont High School wrestling coach, the Indians had never accomplished what they did Feb. 11.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 2:56 pm
  • High school wrestling: Hinsdale Central's Ivanisevic wins first sectional title, books state tourney berth

    DOWNERS GROVE – There is a first time for everything, and for Niko Ivanisevic the time is now.The Hi ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 9:30 pm
  • High school wrestling: Downers Grove North's Cummings, Downers Grove South's Villalobos book state berths

    DOWNERS GROVE – The sectional wrestling tournament was a step in the right direction for Nate Cummings.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 7:30 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Downers Grove South trio moves on to state meet

    OSWEGO – Downers Grove South senior Kayla Carlson’s chronic back injury nearly prevented her from competing this gymnastics season.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Hard work leads to state berths for Lyons Township's Olivia Kalata

    OSWEGO – In 2016, Lyons Township’s Olivia Kalata qualified for her first girls gymnastics state meet by achieving her highest vault score at sectional ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 3:30 pm