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  • St. Francis baseball team falls short in state semifinal, to play for third place

    JOLIET – The St. Francis baseball team had the situation it wanted. Although down a run, the Spartans had runners on first and second with no outs, in ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:33 pm
  • Glen Ellyn, West Chicago, Wheaton athletes comprise all-area soccer team

    The girls soccer season is officially over after two state championship games on June 6 put and end to the campaign. Now is the perfect time to honor ...
    June 11, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • St. Francis hires boys and girls basketball coaches

    St. Francis High School announced on June 11 that Erin Dwyer was hired to take over the boys basketball program.
    June 11, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • St. Francis softball sees solid season end vs. Kaneland

    LOMBARD – After dispatching of nemesis Glenbard South, the St. Francis softball team ran into a buzz saw in the form of Kaneland in the Class 3A Monti ...
    June 10, 2015 - 2:41 pm
  • Sullivan helps St. Francis baseball back to state

    ROCK ISLAND – Thanks in large part to the right arm of Jason Sullivan, the St. Francis baseball team will be making its second appearance in the Class ...
    June 9, 2015 - 8:53 pm
  • Strong season ends for St. Francis soccer

    DARIEN – With neither side able to generate many scoring chances, the Class 2A Hinsdale South soccer supersectional between St. Francis and Lemont had ...
    June 4, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • St. Francis knocks off Glenbard South, advances to sectional final

    LOMBARD – The strike zone St. Francis pitcher Emma Chapman had to contend with Wednesday was the size of the proverbial postage stamp.
    June 4, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Big win lifts St. Francis to baseball regional title

    WHEATON – The St. Francis baseball team captured the title at its own Class 3A regional tournament with an 11-1, six-inning victory against Aurora Cen ...
    June 3, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • State tennis success for Wheaton Warrenville South, St. Francis, Wheaton Academy players

    WHEATON – Wheaton Warrenville South singles players Andy Page and Charlie McDonough both found success at the IHSA state tennis meet that wrapped up M ...
    June 3, 2015 - 10:36 am
  • Red Stars remain unbeaten with draw in Seattle

    SEATTLE – The Chicago Red Stars entered their game against Seattle Reign FC undefeated and used a strong defensive performance to remain unbeaten.
    June 3, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • St. Francis falls in soccer supersectional

    DARIEN – With neither side able to generate many scoring chances, Tuesday's Class 2A Hinsdale South soccer supersectional between St. Francis and Lemo ...
    June 2, 2015 - 7:22 pm
  • Area products play in NCAA baseball tournament

    A host of local players earned the opportunity to compete in the NCAA Division I tournament, beginning with regional action that wrapped up on June 1.
    June 2, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Wheaton North's Connor, Webber medalists at state track meet

    CHARLESTON – Limping down the track in the Class 3A finals of the 110-meter hurdles on May 30 was not the way that Steven Connor would have scripted h ...
    June 2, 2015 - 3:49 pm
  • Lyons Township's Schaufelberger, relay lead list of track and field state medalists

    CHARLESTON – The second day of the boys state track and field meet on May 30 wasn't the best day to compete.
    May 30, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Early score helps Wheaton Academy girls soccer win in sectional semifinal

    WHEATON – Starting fast is something Wheaton Academy’s girls soccer team has focused on all season and it showed in the sectional semifinal.
    May 28, 2015 - 4:30 pm
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