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  • High school football: Wheaton North stumbles against Metea Valley

    AURORA – After two triumphant wins to start the season, Wheaton North's football team suffered its second straight lopsided loss as it fell 36-7 again ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:46 pm
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    NAPERVILLE – Wheaton Warrenville South's football team has had its share of struggles so far this season.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Plainfield East football fails to break Oswego's defensive line

    OSWEGO – Both offenses sputtered on Friday night but in the end, Oswego's defense proved to be better than the one Plainfield East put on the field.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • High school football: Lyons Township tops Leyden

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township's football still has the teeth of the West Suburban Silver conference schedule left this season, and the Lions will have pl ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Photos: Woodstock North tops Marengo 46-41

    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Defense, Senerchia lift Lincoln-Way West football to SWSC win

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way West leaned on its defense and back-up quarterback Anthony Senerchia to pull out a 14-0 win over Stagg Friday in SouthWest Sub ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:29 pm
  • Homewood-Flossmoor's Wright hands Lockport football first loss

    LOCKPORT – Homewood-Flossmoor scored on its first eight possessions en route to a SouthWest Suburban conference victory, 53-24, over Lockport Friday n ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Busch wins fifth truck race at Joliet's Chicagoland Speedway

    JOLIET – Kyle Busch picked up his fifth win in six starts in the truck race Friday night at Chicagoland Speedway, racing to victory under a possum-hun ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • High school football: Close game goes against Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – In a matchup of unbeaten teams, Aurora Central Catholic clipped Riverside Brookfield 21-20 in a Metro Suburban Conference crossover game o ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • High school football: Strong second half leads Lisle past Reed-Custer

    BRAIDWOOD – After trailing 3-0 at the break, Lisle scored 21 unanswered points and scored a 21-3 win against Reed-Custer on Sept. 16.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:10 pm
  • Balanced attack leads Joliet West football in win over Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – A balanced offensive attack spearheaded Joliet West during its 21-16 Southwest Prairie Conference win over host Romeoville Friday.
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:08 pm
  • Football: Joliet Catholic falls to Notre Dame

    JOLIET – The growing pains continued for the Joliet Catholic football team as the young Hilltoppers dropped a 35-17 decision to East Suburban Catholic ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:03 pm
  • Oswego East football gets quick start, beats Plainfield South

    JOLIET – Oswego East sophomore wideout Justin Clark returned the opening kickoff 89 yards for a touchdown and senior runningback Ivory Kelly-Martin ru ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • IC Catholic football player Matt Jordan is the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gracik Makinney Real Estate Group

    Matt JordanIC Catholic PrepFootballSeniorWhat he did: Jordan had four total tackles, a tackle for lo ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • High school football: York has hands full in conference opener vs. Glenbard West

    ELMHURST – Nothing comes easy in the West Suburban Silver.Facing Glenbard West, the defending state ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 12:15 pm
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