Burlington Central has been one of the area’s best programs in recent years, winning 20 or more games each of the past four seasons.
Lane assignments, cool conditions and a game effort from St. Charles North conspired to thwart Kaneland’s bid for a Kane County boys track and field meet title.
ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles North softball team didn't just cool off St. Charles East.
ST. CHARLES – Neuqua Valley right-hander Cody Coll, a Western Kentucky recruit, limited the St. Charles East baseball team to two hits Monday as the Saints lost, 4-0, in an Upstate Eight Conference crossover.
BATAVIA – Batavia baseball coach Matt Holm and Geneva counterpart Matt Hahn emerged with the same conclusion after addressing their teams on Saturday afternoon.
ST. CHARLES – The Larkin baseball team entered its Saturday doubleheader against St. Charles North with just 12 players, only five of them pitchers.
BURLINGTON – Burlington Central thumped Rockford Lutheran, 21-0, in a Big Northern Conference crossover softball game Saturday.
BURLINGTON – Public address announcer Skip Stolley routinely updated fans at Friday’s Kane County boys track and field meet on the developing team duel between Kaneland and St. Charles North.
DeKALB – Kaneland junior Lauren Zick won all three of her running events at Friday’s Northern Illinois Big 12 girls track and field championships, taking first in the 100, 200 and 400 meters.
Nick Fagen is over baseball – at least, as it pertains to high school sports.
A nonconference match for Batavia scheduled for today against Oswego East was canceled to accommodate a rescheduled conference game Oswego East needed to make up.
The athletic landscape is about to shift markedly for the area's numerous private high schools.
ELGIN – Amanda Passaglia itches to come untracked whenever she steps into the discus and shot put circle.
GLEN ELLYN – The de facto girls soccer championship match in the Suburban Christian Conference is going overtime, and not in the way either team would have envisioned.
St. Charles lacrosse fans and families packed the hillside at East Side Sports Complex last April for the inaugural meeting between St. Charles East and St. Charles North.