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  • High school softball: Montini puts brakes on Nazareth's playoff run

    ROSEMONT – Nazareth’s softball team didn’t give up a hit until the fourth inning against Montini.Unf ...
    June 7, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • High school softball: Spotlight on Downers Grove North's future after season-ending loss

    PLAINFIELD – A fight to the finish in the sectional semifinals could foretell a strong 2017 for Downers Grove North’s softball team.
    June 7, 2016 - 2:24 pm
  • High school softball: Downers Grove South gets over hump, headed to state finals (with video)

    LISLE – It was now or never for Nicole Bowman and her Downers Grove South softball teammates. Now s ...
    June 7, 2016 - 12:34 pm
  • High school softball: Lyons Township enjoys stellar season despite playoff loss

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Aside from a state champion and a winner in the third-place game, every softball team in the state will end its season with a loss.
    June 7, 2016 - 12:23 pm
  • Downers Grove South softball punches ticket to state semifinals with supersectional win: 12 photos

    Downers Grove South defeated Sandburg in the Class 4A supersectional softball game Monday at Benedictine University in Lisle.
    June 8, 2016 - 6:57 am
  • High school boys volleyball: State trip a 'great experience' for Lyons Township

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The ending will not mar the journey for Sam Bugaieski and Elijah Medlock.The Lyons ...
    June 6, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • High school softball: Downers Grove South overcomes deficit for big win in sectional championship game

    PLAINFIELD – Neither bad weather nor deficits in each sectional game could rain on Downers Grove South’s third softball sectional title in four years.
    June 7, 2016 - 7:01 am
  • High school baseball: Top of Huntley lineup effective but not prototypical

    Huntley’s Jeff Heinrich and Noah Konie hardly resemble prototypical Nos. 1 and 2 hitters, a fact of which Red Raiders coach Andy Jakubowski is well aw ...
    June 5, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: Glenbard West wins state title over New Trier

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – History repeated itself for Glenbard West's boys volleyball team.That suits the Hi ...
    June 6, 2016 - 7:41 am
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard East's Patrick Mikel earns all-state track medal

    Patrick Mikel became Glenbard East’s first state medalist since Jack Peters in 2014 as the senior placed fifth with a time of 48.86 seconds in the fin ...
    June 4, 2016 - 1:21 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Timothy Christian's Xavier Ross just misses making state track finals

    Timothy Christian sophomore Xavier Ross narrowly missed making the finals in three events at the Class 1A boys track and field state prelims May 27 at ...
    June 4, 2016 - 9:16 am
  • High school boys track and field: York, IC Catholic have huge medal haul at state meet

    CHARLESTON – York senior Max Denning and sophomore Charlie Kern shared all-state honors with the 4x800-meter relay one more time.
    June 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Styf: Despite semifinal loss, Huntley girls soccer gets shot to be first to end season with a win

    NAPERVILLE – Huntley goalkeeper Paige Renkosik isn’t used to heading to the bench.If her memory is r ...
    June 3, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: Glenbard West works quickly for state quarterfinal win

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Glenbard West's boys volleyball team didn't spend much time celebrating a state quarterfinal win against Lake Park.
    June 3, 2016 - 9:11 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Glenbard East defies odds to make state finals

    ROMEOVILLE – Like it has been throughout its entire existence, Glenbard East’s girls soccer team was an underdog at the Class 3A Lewis University supe ...
    June 3, 2016 - 4:34 pm
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