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  • High school football: Montini gets going early in rout of Kaneland, DeKalb up next in quarterfinals

    LOMBARD – For the third time in five years, Montini ended the football season for Kaneland.The top-s ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 12:21 pm
  • Prep roundup: Hinsdale South football cruises into quarterfinals, all-state cross country quintet

    Junior Blake Evertsen (fourth, 14:26) was among the front runners and earned an all-state medal at the Class 3A state meet as Hinsdale Central placed ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 10:21 am
  • High school cross country: York's Charlie Kern moves up, captures second in state

    PEORIA – York sophomore Charlie Kern Jr. had the strongest finish by any area runner at the Class 3A boys cross country state meet.
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 7:30 am
  • High school boys soccer: All-area Player of the Year Jonathan Burke backstops St. Francis to success

    WHEATON – Jonathan Burke was around for some lean years for St. Francis soccer.He also was a key to ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 6:38 pm
  • High school cross country: Sara Atkins all-state as Wheaton Warrenville South finishes top-10

    PEORIA – Wheaton Warrenville South junior Sara Atkins was hungry to achieve her first all-state, top-25 finish at the state cross country meet.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 4:36 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Timothy Christian excited about first state berth

    RIVER GROVE – One year after suffering the toughest loss of her career, Timothy Christian junior Kendra Teune experienced the greatest victory.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • High school football: Benet can't get by Cary-Grove in playoff loss

    CARY – An early deficit against Cary-Grove was too much for Benet’s football team to overcome as the Redwings fell 35-17 in a Class 7A second-round pl ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • High school cross country: Lindsey Payne's second place paces Glenbard West girls at state

    PEORIA – Glenbard West sophomore Lindsey Payne ran the fifth-fastest time ever at the girls cross country state meet on Nov. 7 in the Class 3A finals ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • High school cross country: Downers Grove South boys makes history at state, Downers North's Alec Danner all-state

    Until this season, Downers Grove South's boys cross country team hadn't made the state meet since Ronald Reagan was President.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • High school football: Glenbard West moves on to quarterfinals, Glenbard South falls in second round

    GLEN ELLYN – Mount Carmel’s storied football history is one that speaks for itself. The Caravan has ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Lemont Historical Society to honor Coach John Jones

    LEMONT – An evening with Coach John Jones will be presented by the Lemont Historical Society from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 15.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: With big win, Glenbard West state-bound

    ELMHURST – Natalie Schilling and Kate Wagner were key players when Glenbard West’s girls volleyball team came up just short of state in 2012.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: St. Francis fights back, clinches state tournament berth

    BOLINGBROOK – In the rare case where two defending state champion girls volleyball teams meet with a trip to state on the line, it would only be fair ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • High school boys soccer: All-area Player of the Year Peter Becht boosts Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Some players scored more goals and some were more flashy, but perhaps no player was more important to his team than Peter Becht.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:42 pm
  • High school boys soccer: All-area Player of the Year Baltazar Duran does it all for Morton soccer

    BERWYN – On its way to a state finals berth, Morton’s boys soccer team thoroughly dominated nearly every opponent it faced.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:37 pm
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