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  • Batavia softball’s run ends in regional final

    OSWEGO – After an up-and-down season, the Batavia softball team put it all together to advance to a regional final for the first time in what coach Lu ...
    June 1, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • State Track and Field: Ege wins both hurdles, lifts Burlington Central to runner-up finish

    CHARLESTON – Burlington Central senior Lucas Ege just wanted to defend his 300-meter hurdle crown.He ...
    May 30, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • Duber: Batavia grad Scaccia makes most of redshirt season with Butler football

    Freshman year was tough for Anthony Scaccia. The Batavia High School product helped lead the Bulldog ...
    May 28, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • Resurgent St. Charles North boys tennis' Amburgey sticking around

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The last weekend of the IHSA boys tennis season is hardly the time to hold anything back.
    May 28, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Batavia baseball falls in regional opener

    WHEATON – Batavia baseball coach Matt Holm did not expect a high scoring affair in Thursday’s Class 4A Wheaton North Regional semifinal game against S ...
    May 28, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • ‘Sparkplug’ Burns, Batavia softball upset Waubonsie Valley

    OSWEGO – Every time senior shortstop Elyse Burns came to the plate, she was met with a raucous chorus of some version of “Let’s go, Sparky!” from the ...
    May 27, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Prep Roundup: St. Charles East boys volleyball wins regional opener

    GENEVA – The St. Charles East boys volleyball team swept South Elgin, 25-19, 25-14, in a Geneva Regional quarterfinal Monday, advancing to a semifinal ...
    May 25, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Batavia softball outlasts rain, outscores East Aurora in Oswego Class 4A Regional play-in

    BATAVIA – The skies, which looked ominous throughout Monday’s Class 4A Oswego Regional first-round game between Batavia and East Aurora, opened up in ...
    May 26, 2015 - 6:48 am
  • Quill the umpire: Perspective aplenty surrounds eventful stretch

    I’m sure I’m not the only one who sometimes forgets baseball is just a game.It’s easy to get caught ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Batavia girls soccer falls to Conant in regional final

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – The Batavia girls soccer team seemed to be on its way to a Class 3A Hoffman Estates Regional title after scoring the first two goals ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Local athletes extend seasons to girls state track and field finals

    CHARLESTON – St. Charles East recently launched a “Saints supporting Saints” initiative in which student-athletes from one sport attend the events of ...
    May 23, 2015 - 8:21 am
  • Baseball regionals breakdown

    BEST AREA BET TO WIN A REGIONAL: St. Charles North at the Class 4A Schaumburg Regional. North comes into the playoffs as hot as any team in the state. ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Kaneland, Rosary girls soccer set for battle

    The Kaneland girls soccer team will try to earn the first regional title in program history today. A ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • ‘Keep calm and hang banners’

    AURORA – Not too many teams can say they have won a county, conference and sectional boys track meet. On Thursday, Batavia joined that rarefied air.
    May 22, 2015 - 7:09 am
  • Burlington Central boys track, Ege primed for sectionals

    Superstitious boys track and field athletes might be inclined to look both ways before using the idiom “calm before the storm.”
    May 20, 2015 - 10:16 pm
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