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  • High school football: Downers Grove South learns lesson in loss against Homewood-Flossmoor

    DOWNERS GROVE – There couldn’t have been a much tougher test for his first game as quarterback than the one Riley Heavey faced.
    NEW: Sept. 2, 2015 - 6:20 pm
  • High school football: Downers Grove North battles back for win against Lockport

    LOCKPORT – Things did not look good for Downers Grove North’s football team after one half of play.T ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • High school football: Robert Hall's WR debut a hit in Hinsdale South win

    DARIEN – Robert Hall hadn't played offense before Hinsdale South's 2015 football season opener.All i ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • High school football: Wheaton Warrenville South goes to OT for win against Wheaton North (with video)

    WHEATON – In an opening game that featured more penalties and punts then big plays and points, it was the unlikeliest of players who turned out to be ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 2:49 pm
  • St. Francis, Wheaton Academy open football season with dominant wins

    WHEATON – St. Francis’ football team had little trouble in its season opener on Aug. 28, knocking off Kelvyn Park 46-0.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:59 am
  • High school football: Glenbard South falls against Addison Trail, Kyle Carli injured

    GLEN ELLYN – This was not the way Ryan Crissey wanted to start his head coaching career.The new Glen ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • High school football: Glenbard West comes up big against Bolingbrook

    GLEN ELLYN – A weather delay and a wet Duchon Field couldn’t slow down Glenbard West.Neither could v ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Hinsdale Central wins opener in Red Devil Soccer Cup: 6 photos

    Hinsdale Central wins their Red Devil Soccer Cup opener, 8-1 over Oswego East, on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. The Red Devils play Downers Grove South on T ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Prep roundup: Lyons Township, Riverside Brookfield swimmers start season strong

    Lyons Township's girls swimming team had a strong showing against tough competition, winning a tri-meet against Naperville North and the Wheaton co-op ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 8:30 am
  • High school football: Lyons Township impressive in win against Warren

    WESTERN SPRINGS – There’s a lot new about Lyons Township football this year, but the Lions showed new isn’t always bad.
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • High school football: Nazareth notches decisive win in opener at Bloomington

    BLOOMINGTON – The most recent memory of Nazareth football was a team that from the outside appeared to be a well-oiled machine in the Class 6A state c ...
    Sept. 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Boys soccer previews: Morton off to scorching start, Lions and Chargers hope to remain strong

    The boys soccer season will culminate with Class 2A and 3A state finals at Hoffman Estates High School in early November, and several teams in the are ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars top Western New York to end winless drought

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Chicago Red Stars were on a six game winless streak when they headed to Rochester to play in a stadium they had never won in. 
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • High school football: Manny Harper helps Westmont handle Chicago Christian

    WESTMONT – Manny Harper had quite the performance in his Westmont football debut. The junior running ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • High school football: Dean Zigulich comes up big in Riverside Brookfield win

    BERWYN – Dean Zigulich is every coach's dream.Riverside Brookfield football coach Brendan Curtin did ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 3:05 pm
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