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  • High school girls basketball: Benet, Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South ready for postseason

    All the preseason practices, conference games and tournaments are over, and girls basketball teams are set to start the postseason with one goal in mi ...
    Feb. 13, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • High school boys basketball: TJ Clifford helps Downers Grove South hang on against Morton

    DOWNERS GROVE – TJ Clifford knew right away what kind of game it was going to be.The first time Clif ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 4 games to watch on Feb. 12

    A team continuing its quest for a long-awaited conference title. A squad on the rebound from a lackluster 2014-15 season that is within sight of a con ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South girls basketball tops Hinsdale South

    Downers Grove South’s girls basketball team won its West Suburban Gold finale on Feb. 5, topping Hinsdale South 59-54.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 8:22 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Keenan Davis finds top gear for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – If sophomore basketball is akin to a go-kart, then varsity basketball is like the Indy 500.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 5:19 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Downers Grove South looking to build on regional title, earn state meet berth

    DOWNERS GROVE – Kayla Carlson felt this was going to be a special season for Downers Grove South’s girls gymnastics team.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • High school basketball: 3 games to watch on Feb. 5

    The postseason is already visible on the horizon for girls basketball teams, while conference races for boys teams are getting down to the nitty-gritt ...
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • High school wrestling: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South wrestlers start on postseason paths

    After months of training and making weight, wrestlers are preparing to start on the path to the state finals. Here’s the outlook for wrestlers from Do ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:35 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Glenbard West survives physical battle against Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – There was no buzzer beater needed this time.The first meeting this season between th ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Downers Grove South still in contention after first conference loss

    DOWNERS GROVE – Few opponents can match the all-out play and intensity of Downers Grove South senior guard Sam Ebersold.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • High school boys basketball: 3 games to watch this weekend

    Playoff seeding in Class 3A and 4A boys basketball is a little less than three weeks away (Feb. 18), and teams are jostling for position. 
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • High school wrestling: Downers Grove South setting up for strong postseason run

    DOWNERS GROVE – Ahmir Hooks might be in the most difficult weight class in the toughest Class 3A wrestling regional in the state.
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Lauren Porcelli lifts Downers Grove North to important conference win

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North senior guard Lauren Porcelli has yet to commit to a college because she’s looking for a school with a four-year en ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • High school football: Downers Grove South's Erik Swenson searching for new college scholarship

    DOWNERS GROVE – Erik Swenson had been committed to playing football at the University of Michigan, his dream school, since he was a sophomore in 2013.
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 2:16 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
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