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  • High school football: Downers Grove North struggles against Oak Park-River Forest

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North's offense struggled for the second straight game and the Trojans fell 26-0 against Oak Park-River Forest on Sept. ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • High school football: Downers Grove North has tough time with Glenbard West

    GLEN ELLYN – Even though there was a lot of game left to play, the first two series came to define the proceedings when Downers Grove North’s football ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • High school football: Glenbard West finds its footing, breezes by Downers Grove North

    GLEN ELLYN – Ryan Diver admitted it took some time for Glenbard West's offense to find its rhythm this season before it got on track.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • High school football: Downers Grove North sees progress vs. Hinsdale Central, hoping for more against Glenbard West

    DOWNERS GROVE – The final score was in favor of Hinsdale Central on Sept. 9, but Downers Grove North’s football team was pleased with its effort in a ...
    Sept. 15, 2016 - 2:31 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Dean Netzel, Downers Grove South winners at boys golf invite

    At the Fenton invite at White Pines on Sept. 3, Dean Netzel carded a 4-under-par 66 to take first place as Downers Grove South’s boys golf team won wi ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 11:45 am
  • High school football: Downers Grove South makes strides against Hinsdale Central

    DOWNERS GROVE – Nathan Galway and his Downers Grove South football teammates are 0-2 on the season.N ...
    Sept. 7, 2016 - 9:39 am
  • Hinsdale Falcons JV NFC Gold opens with a 'W'

    HINSDALE – In its first game of the season, the Hinsdale Falcons JV NFC Gold team won its season opener 32-0 against West Chicago.
    Sept. 3, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South ready to go this season

    The boys soccer season is in its early stages, and teams across the state are searching for trips to the state finals in late October (Class 1A) and e ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 7:28 pm
  • High school football: Loss a learning experience for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Like most of his teammates, Downers Grove North senior cornerback Jailyn Jacobs doesn’t have a lot of varsity experience.
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • High school football: Downers Grove North falls against Lockport in season opener

    DOWNERS GROVE – Ben Davis completed 16-of-18 passes for 158 yards and three touchdowns to lead Lockport to a 20-9 victory over Downers Grove North at ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • High school football: Joe Keys ready to lead Downers Grove North defense

    DOWNERS GROVE – The speedy Joe Keys begins his second year as starting free safety for Downers Grove North. He was a state qualifier in the 300-meter ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 7:30 pm
  • High school football: Marquis Thomas in top form for Westmont

    WESTMONT – Marquis Thomas, a three-year starter, is one of Westmont's few seasoned players. He led the team in receiving last season and was a standou ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • High school football: Summer camps a key time as teams prepare for season

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 27, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • High school baseball: Downers Grove South's Danny Oriente a 'special' baseball talent, all-area team MVP

    DOWNERS GROVE – Speak softly and carry a big stick was the foreign policy ideology of President Theodore Roosevelt.
    July 15, 2016 - 7:12 am
  • High school softball: Suburban Life softball teams, players among state's best

    The western suburbs of Chicago have always been home to some of the best softball players in the state, and the 2016 was no different.
    July 6, 2016 - 5:13 pm
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