• Prep Roundup: Burlington Central baseball’s Schutta throws perfect game

    BURLINGTON – Burlington Central pitcher Jake Schutta made things easy on his coach Monday against Harvard.
    April 21, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Kaneland pitchers silence DeKalb

    DeKALB – The DeKalb baseball team had a tough time catching up to Kaneland pitcher Anthony Holubecki Monday afternoon.
    April 23, 2014 - 1:50 pm
  • Jendryk, St. Francis overpower St. Charles North boys volleyball

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles North, third-place finishers in last year’s IHSA boys volleyball state tournament, is a team that area schools use to measur ...
    April 21, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • Saturday's Prep Roundup: St. Charles East girls soccer edges Batavia

    BATAVIA – The St. Charles East girls soccer team rallied from an early deficit to defeat Batavia on Saturday, 2-1, in Upstate Eight Conference River a ...
    April 19, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Marmion boys tennis runners-up at Geneva Invitational

    GENEVA – The Geneva Boys Tennis Invitational came down to the last doubles match of the day Saturday, featuring Marmion and Lincoln-Way East.  
    April 19, 2014 - 8:39 pm
  • Overturned call factors into Kaneland baseball's extra-innings win over Geneva

    MAPLE PARK – Credit Joe Laudont’s walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth for Kaneland’s 7-6 win over Geneva Saturday afternoon.
    April 19, 2014 - 8:31 pm
  • Morrow's no-hitter, Keith's walk-off home run highlight thrilling Kaneland-Geneva doubleheader split

    GENEVA – After the Kaneland softball team won Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader via an Angie Morrow no-hitter, Geneva was going to be hard-pressed to ...
    April 19, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with St. Charles East boys tennis’ George Spoerl

    St. Charles East senior George Spoerl says he’s been playing tennis “ever since I could walk.” His younger sister, Jaci, a member of the Saints girls ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Green slings no-hitter for Batavia baseball

    BATAVIA – Batavia senior Colby Green fired a no-hitter Friday as the Batavia baseball team shut down South Elgin, 6-0.
    April 18, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Schwab: Burlington Central closing in on move

    Burlington Central is widely believed to be headed to the new Kishwaukee River Conference, although it likely will be next month before the school sol ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Geneva grad marks marathon memory overseas

    One year and thousands of miles removed from her jarring experience at the 2013 Boston Marathon, Geneva graduate Rachel Zacchea channeled her emotions ...
    April 18, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • St. Charles North baseball makes Bartlett pay in late rally

    ST CHARLES – The St. Charles North baseball team scraped together two runs in the bottom of the sixth in ugly fashion Friday to defeat Bartlett, 3-2. 
    April 18, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Prep track insider: Dogs' days, indeed

    Host teams naturally cast bigger shadows at invitationals given the abundance of lower-level athletes and volunteers wearing school garb.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Marmion boys tennis edges St. Francis

    AURORA – Marmion maintained its recent edge in Suburban Christian Conference boys tennis with a 3-2 victory against St. Francis Thursday.
    April 17, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Geneva baseball given first loss

    AURORA – After the Geneva baseball team rallied in the top of the seventh to tie Waubonsie Valley at 5 Thursday afternoon, the Warriors responded with ...
    April 18, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What is the more impressive feat to pull off in baseball?
    Throwing a no-hitter
    Striking out 15 or more batters
    Hitting for the cycle
    A walk-off home run
    Stealing home