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  • High school football: It's all in the family as Downers Grove North's Blake Davis is third generation to hit the gridiron

    DOWNERS GROVE – Most high school football players would be unable to pick their grandfather’s voice out of the cacophony of the crowd.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 6:30 am
  • High school boys soccer: Downers Grove South shows character against Morton

    BERWYN – In the upper echelon of Illinois high school soccer, a big September win is often just a prelude to future challenges.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Downers Grove North sees positives in conference win against Oak Park-River Forest

    DOWNERS GROVE – Some things in life are worth repeating.Others aren’t.Downers Grove North began the ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 4:21 pm
  • 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 South struggles against AT, but still eyeing conference title

    DOWNERS GROVE – The effort was there for Downers Grove South’s football team, especially in the second half, but the result was not.
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 3:48 pm
  • 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 boys soccer: Overtime strike lifts Morton against Downers Grove South in conference battle

    BERWYN – The typical fierce battle between Downers Grove South and Morton for West Suburban Gold boys soccer supremacy took a last-second turn on Tues ...
    Sept. 21, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • 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 South falls against Addison Trail

    DOWNERS GROVE – After a big win against rival Hinsdale South, Downers Grove South's football team suffered a setback against Addison Trail on Sept. 23 ...
    Sept. 16, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • 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: Downers Grove North boys win cross country invite on state meet course

    PEORIA – Buoyed by five top-25 finishes, Downers Grove North’s boys cross country team won the First to the Finish invite hosted by Peoria Woodruff on ...
    Sept. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: Matt Greenwald, Downers Grove South grab back Rebel Cannon from Hinsdale South

    DARIEN – Downers Grove South quarterback Matt Greenwald played a forgettable first half Friday night.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • High school football: Downers Grove South takes back Rebel Cannon with win against Hinsdale South

    DARIEN – Downers Grove South quarterback Matt Greenwald played a forgettable first half Friday night.
    Sept. 13, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • 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
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