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  • High school boys basketball: Team effort key to Wheaton North's early success

    NAPERVILLE – After being the sixth man for Wheaton North’s boys basketball team last season, junior guard Rowan McGowen prepared for this season’s big ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 3:34 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Glenbard South, West, Wheaton North, WWS ready for holiday action

    The winter holidays bring colder temperatures outside, but area gyms will heat up with girls basketball tournament action. Here’s the outlook for seve ...
    Dec. 17, 2015 - 5:04 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jeran Simpson leads Wheaton Warrenville South surge

    CAROL STREAM – Senior Jeran Simpson came out scoring for the Wheaton Warrenville South boys basketball team against Glenbard North.
    Dec. 16, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • High school boys basketball: Quartet of key games on tap for Dec. 11

    It's still early in the boys basketball season, but that doesn't mean the games are any less important. Several big conference games are on the Dec. 1 ...
    Dec. 11, 2015 - 1:32 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Rowan McGowen powers Wheaton North past Wheaton Warrenville South

    WHEATON – The only thing warmer than Wheaton Warrenville South’s crowded gymnasium Dec. 4 was Rowan McGowen.
    Dec. 9, 2015 - 3:39 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Natalie Schilling a star for Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard West girls volleyball coach Pete Mastandrea made an unbelievable announcement about senior Natalie Schilling after one of the Hi ...
    Dec. 7, 2015 - 1:44 am
  • Boys basketball: Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, West Chicago teams set for tipoff

    Basketball is a numbers game: Points per game, field goal percentage and total rebounds can all tell the story of a team. With the season about to tip ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 9:02 am
  • High school girls basketball: Glenbard South, West, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South set for tipoff

    Basketball is a numbers game: Points per game, field goal percentage and total rebounds can all tell the story of a team. With the season about to tip ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 8:46 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: St. Francis scores fourth straight state title

    NORMAL – What St. Francis senior Molly Haggerty accomplished Nov. 14 will never be surpassed in Illinois high school girls volleyball.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 6:01 pm
  • 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: 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 girls volleyball: St. Francis sweep sets up dream matchup

    AURORA – Teams generally lose their confidence when they’re going through a difficult time.Napervill ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • High school boys soccer: St. Francis' strong season ends in supersectional

    PEORIA – The team strength all season for St. Francis boys soccer was defense.That didn’t change aga ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 7:41 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: St. Francis surges into sectional final

    AURORA – Danielle Messa and her St. Francis volleyball teammates have been in enough tough situations to be able to handle the pressure.
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 1:38 pm
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