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  • High school baseball: Pitching a strength for Wheaton North, St. Francis; Wheaton Warrenville South, West Chicago with many new starters

    Professional baseball has always been a numbers-driven game, and the same is true in the high school game. Team batting average and the number of erro ...
    April 8, 2016 - 6:59 am
  • High school boys volleyball: Wheaton Warrenville South takes home title at own tournament

    WHEATON – A win in a three-set match to start play at its own Tiger Classic tournament was good practice for Wheaton Warrenville South's boys volleyba ...
    April 4, 2016 - 9:11 am
  • High school boys volleyball: Wheaton Warrenville South coach Bill Schreier sets state record for wins

    WHEATON – It was a three-set win in the first match of pool play at a three-day tournament, but this victory was a bit more special.
    April 1, 2016 - 8:05 pm
  • High school softball: Glenbard South, Glenbard West, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South among area teams ready for season

    The high school softball season is in its early stages, and teams from across the state are on a journey they hope will lead to a trip to the state fi ...
    March 30, 2016 - 9:43 pm
  • Boys high school gymnastics: Glenbard West, Wheaton co-op, York athletes earn top-5 invite finishes

    ROLLING MEADOWS – Glenbard West's boys gymnastics team had several outstanding showings at Rolling Meadows' Vic Avigliano invite on March 26.
    March 28, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • High school boys basketball: All-area MVP Justin Pierce makes history at Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – In a conversation with Justin Pierce, it doesn’t take long to discover he’s a bit of a historian, especially when it comes to Glenbard We ...
    March 25, 2016 - 4:08 am
  • High school boys basketball: West Chicago's Jacob Wiegele wins Class 4A 3-point shootout

    PEORIA – Jacob Wiegele made sure West Chicago Community High School was well-represented at the Class 4A basketball state finals.
    March 23, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • High school basketball: West Chicago's Tai Bibbs, Bria Williams named Athletes of the Season

    WEST CHICAGO – After helping lead West Chicago's boys basketball team to its first ever conference title, Tai Bibbs earned some well-deserved postseas ...
    March 19, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • High school sports roundup: Wheaton co-op gymnasts win big vs. Glenbard East

    Lucas Cooperman won four events as the Wheaton co-op boys gymnastics team topped Glenbard East 144.3-126.6 in a dual meet March 8. It was the squad’s ...
    March 17, 2016 - 3:08 pm
  • Four memorable winter sports moments for WWS

    The winter sports season at Wheaton Warrenville South has come to a close, which makes it the perfect time to look back on some of the big achievement ...
    March 17, 2016 - 12:07 pm
  • Wheaton North winter sports highlights plentiful

    Fielding highly competitive boys and girls basketball teams, each with bright futures, were just two highlights of the winter sports season at Wheaton ...
    March 17, 2016 - 9:07 am
  • High school boys basketball: Despite ending, still a 'wonderful' season for West Chicago

    WEST CHICAGO – Tai Bibbs’ half-court heave that missed the mark was the last shot of the season for West Chicago’s boys basketball team.
    March 9, 2016 - 8:55 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Finish doesn't mar fine season for Wheaton North

    WHEATON – Only two teams in the Class 4A boys basketball playoffs will end the season with a win, and only one will bring home the top prize.
    March 9, 2016 - 5:50 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Wheaton Warrenville South hangs tough in season-ending loss

    WHEATON – The way Wheaton Warrenville South’s boys basketball team played in the postseason was emblematic of the way it played during the regular sea ...
    March 9, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • High school boys basketball: York hangs on against West Chicago, advances to regional final

    LA GRANGE – York's boys basketball team has played a grind-it-out style all season, so the Dukes felt right at home when their regional semifinal game ...
    March 2, 2016 - 10:08 pm
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