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  • Prep sports roundup: Tai Bibbs' big game lifts West Chicago boys basketball vs. West Aurora

    Tai Bibbs and Quinn Ricci both came up big at crucial times for West Chicago’s boys basketball team against West Aurora.
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: Wheaton North boys basketball rebounds for weekend split

    A day after falling 60-55 against Lake Park in a DuPage Valley Conference clash, Wheaton North’s boys basketball team responded with a 57-40 victory a ...
    Jan. 14, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • High school girls basketball: Future in fine form at Glenbard South tops St. Francis

    GLEN ELLYN – The season-ending injury to senior point guard Payton Carli has forced Glenbard South’s young girls basketball players to look to the fut ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 1:31 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Strong second half gets Wheaton Warrenville South past Naperville Central

    NAPERVILLE – There are no undefeated boys basketball teams left in the DuPage Valley Conference.Whea ...
    Jan. 13, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • High school boys basketball: 5 key games to watch this weekend

    Holiday tournaments are in the rearview mirror for boys basketball teams across the state, and now the conference races are about to heat up as teams ...
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: West Chicago's Tai Bibbs name to all-tourney team

    Tai Bibbs was named to the all-tournament team at DeKalb’s Chuck Dayton tourney as West Chicago’s boys basketball team went 2-2 and finished fourth ov ...
    Jan. 7, 2016 - 7:24 pm
  • High school basketball: State Farm tournament a success for Wheaton Warrenville South girls, boys

    NORMAL – From a coach’s perspective, there was a lot for Wheaton Warrenville South girls basketball head coach Rob Kroehnke to like about his team’s r ...
    Jan. 7, 2016 - 6:13 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Fine tourney finish sets up Wheaton North for second half

    ELMHURST – Rowan McGowen and his Wheaton North basketball teammates talked about making key shots coming down the stretch.
    Jan. 7, 2016 - 12:40 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard West's Sam Brodner heads all-area team with Glen Ellyn, Wheaton players

    GLEN ELLYN – It didn’t take Chad Hetlet very long to realize that the Glenbard West football program had found a special player in Sam Brodner.
    Jan. 4, 2016 - 9:42 pm
  • High school sports: Max St. George's record time, St. Francis volleyball title head 2015 accomplishments

    With the calendar about to flip to 2016, there is no better time to honor the sensational state championships and top-four state performances the athl ...
    Dec. 31, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • High school boys basketball: Holiday tourney tipoff time for Glenbard South, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South

    In addition to decorating trees and hanging lights, boys basketball tournaments are part of the holiday tradition. As the tournaments get set to tip o ...
    Dec. 23, 2015 - 5:17 pm
  • 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
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