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  • High school boys basketball: Jeran Simpson steps into bigger role for Wheaton Warrenville South

    WHEATON – A summer of success set up Jeran Simpson for a wonderful winter.The Wheaton Warrenville So ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 7:55 am
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard West, Glenbard South wrestlers earn sectional spots

    Glenbard West’s Jack Vesevick won by fall in a semifinal and then earned a 6-2 decision to win the 182-pound title at the Class 3A regional West hoste ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:54 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Glenbard West's Sam Noland finds niche on defense

    GLEN ELLYN – A growth spurt helped Sam Noland become the player he is today.The Glenbard West senior ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 6:53 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard North wrestling crowns eight regional champs, wins team regional title

    Abe Assad (120 pounds), Austin Gomez (126), Mike Milan (132), Joe Czernek (138), Anthony Marre (145), Tom Czernek (160), Nathan Chalus (220) and Jon C ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Thomas leads Humphrey seventh-graders to basketball title

    BOLINGBROOK– Kyonte Thomas was unstoppable, scoring 30 points as Humphrey Middle School held off Jefferson Junior High of Woodridge 46-40 to win an IE ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Wheaton North girls gain momentum heading into postseason

    WHEATON – The Wheaton North girls are a team no one wants to face in the playoffs.The Falcons are se ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 3:03 pm
  • Girls basketball teams look toward postseason

    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. 10, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Wrestling: Several individuals advance to state

    McHenry RegionalThree teams from Lake County took part in the McHenry Regional on Saturday with hope ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Girls sports: Bowlers advance to sectionals, Antioch basketball defeats Grant in 2OT

    GIRLS BOWLINGMarengo RegionalThree teams from Lake County took part in the Marengo Regional on Satur ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Chicago Blackhawks' Scott Darling helps stranger in need

    Before he became a Stanley Cup-winning goalie with the Chicago Blackhawks, Scott Darling went through some trying times.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • Lockport, Plainfield Central, Romeoville girls bowlers all advance to sectional

    ORLAND PARK – After winning state last year, the Lockport girls bowling team had a target on its back.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:57 am
  • 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.
    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
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