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  • High school boys basketball: Four keys to victory for Wheaton North

    WHEATON – The slew of congratulatory postgame pats on the back for Dave Brackmann were the equivalent of the cherry on top of the sundae.
    Feb. 16, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • High school boys basketball: Look inside the numbers of Wheaton North's win against Glenbard West

    WHEATON – March madness started early.Rowan McGowen's deep 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left swished t ...
    Jan. 30, 2016 - 10:07 am
  • High school boys basketball: Four keys to West Chicago's win against Glenbard South

    WEST CHICAGO – Mike Bibbs said there wasn’t much that was pretty about West Chicago’s boys basketball game against Glenbard South on Jan. 26.
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • High school girls basketball: Wheaton Warrenville South stays competitive without senior leader

    WHEATON – Life without Erin Madigan has been an up-and-down affair for Wheaton Warrenville South’s girls basketball team.
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 7:47 am
  • High school boys basketball: Inconsistent play costly for Wheaton North

    NAPERVILLE – The consistency that defined Wheaton North’s 8-1 start has disappeared.If the Falcons c ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 7:46 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Four games to watch Jan. 22 and 23

    The thick of the conference schedule is keeping boys basketball teams plenty busy, and there are several games worth watching on Jan. 22 and 23.
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 12:33 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: After loss, West Chicago boys basketball rebounds with win

    Tai Bibbs scored 16 points and Mike Bibbs and Quinn Ricci added seven apiece, but West Chicago’s boys basketball team fell 42-40 against Glenbard East ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 6:03 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: Jayla Johnson, Wheaton Warrenville South girls top St. Ignatius at shootout

    Wheaton Warrenville South’s girls basketball team jumped out to a 14-6 lead after one quarter and never looked back in a 40-23 win against St. Ignatiu ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Bad stretch leads to tough loss for Wheaton North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Luke Anthony and his Wheaton North boys basketball teammates had a solid week of practice leading up to their game against Hinsdale Ce ...
    Jan. 21, 2016 - 10:32 am
  • High school boys basketball: Tough tourney sets up Wheaton Warrenville South for second half of conference

    WHEATON – Matt Dacy-Seijo earned a spot on the all-tournament team at Wheaton Warrenville South’s Martin Luther King Junior tournament.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Big win boosts Wheaton North's confidence

    VILLA PARK – Freshman Nikki Baird may be young and inexperienced, but she and her Wheaton North teammates are not going to be intimidated.
    Jan. 20, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • High school boys and girls basketball: Downers Grove North vs.Glenbard West boys tipoff in West Suburban Silver

    The three-day Martin Luther King Junior holiday weekend will keep boys and girls basketball teams plenty busy. Between conference games and Martin Lut ...
    Jan. 15, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • 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
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