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  • High school girls volleyball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield ready for postseason

    The high school girls volleyball regular season is nearly over and teams are about to start postseason play with the goal of reaching the state finals ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Crystal Lake couple drives around in the ‘Go Cubs Go’ car

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Russ and Helen Feign decorated their 1926 Ford Model T with Cubs-themed accessories to celebrate their favorite baseball team.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • High school boys cross country: Charlie Kern, York ready for postseason run

    ELMHURST – As the top returning finisher from the 2015 Class 3A boys cross country state meet, York junior Charlie Kern brings with him high expectati ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • IC Catholic football player Matt Sutton is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group

    Matt Sutton IC Catholic Prep Football Senior What he did: Sutton made big contributions in all t ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • High school sports roundup: IC Catholic's Hurt and Morris, York's Manning finish strong at state golf

    A 78 on the first day of the Class 1A girls golf state tournament had IC Catholic senior Maddie Hurt in fifth place.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: IC Catholic dominates against Glenbard South, clinches conference title

    ELMHURST – In a game in which the offense put up 50 points, it was a defensive play that set the tone for IC Catholic’s football team.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • Lemont volleyball, cross country win conference titles

    LEMONT – Lemont’s girls volleyball team took the momentum from a day of matches and carried it over to Oct. 18.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 6:30 pm
  • Wheaton Warrenville South golfer Sarah Hauenstein is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Cindy Purdom

    Sarah Hauenstein Wheaton Warrenville South Golf Junior What she did: Hauenstein shot a 146 total ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • High school girls cross country: Katelynne Hart, Lindsey Payne a dynamic duo for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West freshman cross country standout Katelynne Hart felt the magnitude of her first West Suburban Silver meet Oct. 15 at Lyons T ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • High school football: Fitter Luke Anthony helps Wheaton North keep postseason hopes alive, Glenbard West wins again

    WHEATON – For Wheaton North senior Luke Anthony, less is more this football season.The third-year st ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 6:51 pm
  • High school golf: Everything 'great' about state title for Wheaton Warrenville South girls

    WHEATON – That Wheaton Warrenville South’s girls golf team captured the Class 2A state title Oct. 15 is exciting in its own right.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 1:29 pm
  • McHenry County resident hosts parties, fundraisers in Cubs man cave

    Hidden in McHenry County, Stewart McVicar turned his basement into the ultimate Chicago Cubs lair.“I ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South girls, boys win conference cross country titles

    Downers Grove South’s girls cross country team continued its run of dominance in conference at the West Suburban Gold meet Oct. 15.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 7:57 pm
  • High school cross country: Alec Danner looks to guide Downers Grove North on road to state

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North senior Alec Danner learned from the best.When Danner was a fresh ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 3:51 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Nazareth football still alive for playoffs, Lyons Township falls against OPRF

    Needing a win to keep its playoff hopes alive, Nazareth’s football team came through with a 20-17 win against host St. Viator on Oct. 14.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 1:50 pm
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