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  • High school football: Morton running back Greg Hoard a handful for opponents

    BERWYN – A horde of tacklers is the only thing that can stop Morton running back Greg Hoard.Sometime ...
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • High school football: Wheaton North slowed down by Naperville North

    WHEATON – After two impressive offensive performances in two wins to start the season, Wheaton North's football team came back down to Earth on Sept. ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard North's Tricase too much for Wheaton Warrenville South

    WHEATON – Wheaton Warrenville South put plenty of points on the board against Glenbard North on Sept. 9, but they had no answer for Vittorio Tricase.
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard South falls against Aurora Central Catholic

    AURORA – Jack Crouch had a touchdown run and a TD pass to Bryan Maroney for Glenbard South's football team, but it wasn't enough in the Raiders' 27-13 ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 1:59 pm
  • High school football: Downers Grove South takes back Rebel Cannon with win against Hinsdale South

    DARIEN – Downers Grove South quarterback Matt Greenwald played a forgettable first half Friday night.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • High school football: Glenbard West wins conference opener against York

    ELMHURST – Glenbard West senior quarterback Cole Brady passed for three touchdowns and 225 yards as the Hilltoppers defeated York 42-7 in the West Sub ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • Morris football overpowers Quincy Notre Dame

    MORRIS — The Morris football team started fast and finished strong Friday night in a 48-7 non-conference win over Quincy Notre Dame. That was more tha ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Providence football drops heart-breaker in OT

    CHICAGO – They say family feuds are the fiercest. Well, Providence and its sister Augustinian school St. Rita validated that statement on Friday night ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Quick start leads Coal City football past Streator

    COAL CITY – Though they started Friday night 2-0, the Coal City football team had only a one-point lead after the first quarter against Reed-Custer in ...
    Sept. 10, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Lincoln-Way East football falls in playoff-caliber game

    FRANKFORT – The Lincoln-Way East and Homewood-Flossmoor football teams gave a packed house a high-scoring, nerve-wracking game usually reserved for th ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Evansville beats Joliet Slammers to take 2-1 lead

    JOLIET – The Joliet Slammers’ first home playoff game since 2011 started out well enough after they scored a run in the first inning to grab an early ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Oswego East football muscles past Joliet Central

    OSWEGO – The Oswego East football team knows what it's like to be on Joliet Central's sideline.In th ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Lockport football comes away with narrow defeat

    NEW LENOX – Lockport football scored twice from Lincoln-Way Central turnovers and came away with a 16-14 victory Friday night in the SouthWest Suburba ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Football: Plainfield North dominates Romeoville

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield North's offense was shut out a week earlier in a 12-0 loss to Oswego.It was ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • Football: Plainfield South holds off Plainfield Central

    JOLIET – Plainfield Central's opportunity to end its long losing came down to a late two-point conversion Friday night, but the Plainfield South defen ...
    Sept. 9, 2016 - 11:41 pm
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