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  • Prep football notes: Batavia assistant Kolowski cuts no corners

    It's a rare condition when a football coach embodies a car insurance slogan.Leave it to Batavia assi ...
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Sister sets give Rosary volleyball familial feel

    AURORA – The Rosary volleyball team had an advantage over almost all other teams in the state when it came to cultivating a close-knit team this fall.
    Oct. 27, 2014 - 9:05 pm
  • Batavia-Mt. Carmel rumble highlights Round 1 playoff slate for area qualifiers

    Let the Twitter hashtags and T-shirt slogans start rolling in.Batavia, climbing up in class from las ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Larson, Batavia boys soccer clip Neuqua for regional title

    AURORA – A year after falling at this hurdle, the Batavia boys soccer team became regional champions on Saturday night.
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 1:06 am
  • Geneva boys soccer nipped by Benet in regional final

    GENEVA – The underdog Geneva boys soccer team came into its regional final matchup with Benet on Saturday knowing it was going have to get its hands d ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:12 pm
  • Mustangs' relentlessness derails North boys soccer

    ELK GROVE VILLAGE – A sense of finality swept through the St. Charles North boys soccer team late Saturday afternoon.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 7:34 pm
  • Saturday's prep roundup: Kaneland girls tennis duo top 12 at state

    ROLLING MEADOWS – Familiarity didn't exactly breed contempt for Kaneland senior doubles standouts Jelly Emmanouil and Madi Jurcenko as the IHSA girls ...
    Oct. 26, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • One down: East, North, Geneva boys and girls XC on to sectionals

    GLENDALE HEIGHTS – While it was disappointing to Chronicle-area girls cross country teams that Wheaton Warrenville South won Saturday’s Class 3A Glenb ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 4:22 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Batavia girls cross country coach Chad Hillman

    Last Saturday was a banner day in the Hillman household, as Batavia girls cross country coach Chad Hillman celebrated the Bulldogs’ Upstate Eight Conf ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Kaneland girls tennis duo preps for next date with Dolphins

    Kaneland’s contingent of girls tennis state tournament athletes and coaches dined Friday at Maggiano’s in Schaumburg’s Woodfield Mall.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • St. Charles East boys soccer falls in regional title match

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles East boys soccer team suffered a hard-fought loss Friday, as West Chicago claimed a 1-0 victory in the IHSA Class 3A St. ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Prep roundup: Burlington Central football routs R. Christian, clinches playoff spot

    ROCKFORD – Playing without quarterback Adam Skirmont and rotating players liberally, the Burlington Central football team cruised past Rockford Christ ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • Thorbjornsen leads Kaneland boys soccer into sectionals

    BURLINGTON – Midway through the second half of the IHSA Class 2A Burlington Regional championship soccer match, there still was no score between Kanel ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Vikings ‘just keep pushing’ in latest home football rout

    GENEVA – Geneva triggered the running clock with 9:48 remaining in the third quarter of Friday’s Upstate Eight Conference River Division football game ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 8:13 am
  • Marmion football downed by Montini in regular-season finale

    LOMBARD – A host of penalties and two interceptions doomed the Marmion football team’s bid to grab a share of the conference crown Friday night.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 12:18 am