Batavia

  • Prep roundup: Batavia softball seizes first win

    AURORA – A nine-run seventh inning punctuated an offensive outburst that netted the Batavia softball team its first victory of the season Wednesday.
    April 16, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Batavia's Stieve relishes track amid military moves

    BATAVIA – Taylor Stieve picked up track and field in eighth grade, long after she’d grown accustomed to constantly picking up her bags and moving.
    April 16, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Kaneland softball smashes Batavia for doubleheader sweep

    MAPLE PARK – The Kaneland softball team broke out of its hitting slump in a major way Saturday, pounding out 30 hits to sweep Batavia in a non-confere ...
    April 14, 2014 - 7:58 am
  • Prep roundup: Kaneland softball falls to Marengo

    MAPLE PARK – One bad inning was the difference in the Kaneland softball team’s contest against Marengo on Friday afternoon.
    April 11, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Batavia baseball runs out of chances, daylight in 13-inning stalemate

    AURORA – An expansive Batavia baseball roster is especially heavy on pitchers. Days like Thursday af ...
    April 10, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • Prep roundup: Kaneland's Hopkins no-hits Plano

    PLANO – Some dugout whispers late in Wednesday’s game left Kaneland senior right-hander Nathan Hopkins armed with some potentially dangerous informati ...
    April 9, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Girls soccer insider: Batavia aims to keep it moving

    Until Tuesday’s 5-0 win against Elgin, Batavia had gone six straight matches in which it scored no more than one goal.
    April 9, 2014 - 9:13 pm
  • Prep Roundup: East baseball blanked by West Chicago

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles East baseball team fell to West Chicago on Tuesday, 2-0, in an Upstate Eight Conference crossover game.
    April 10, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Prep baseball insider: Hit the road and the ball

    NOTEWORTHY Hit the road and the ball St. Charles North and Burlington Central ventured south for spr ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Prep Roundup: Marmion boys tennis pelts Providence

    KANE COUNTY CHRONICLENEW LENOX – Long practice season, long bus ride, short outing against Providenc ...
    April 7, 2014 - 10:46 pm
  • St. Charles North girls soccer scores big against Batavia

    ST. CHARLES – Sophie Pohl’s persistence produced the only offense St. Charles North needed in Monday’s girls soccer match against Batavia.
    April 9, 2014 - 1:44 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Burlington Central softball goes deep in win

    ELMHURST – An artificial turf softball field without outer fencing can be a double-edged sword.ELMHURST – An artificial turf softball field without ou ...
    April 4, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Boys track and field athletes to watch

    Kyle Carter, Kaneland, Sr. Returning Kane County Chronicle Boys Track Athlete of the Year, a Souther ...
    April 2, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • Girls track and field athletes to watch

    Kathryn Adelman, Geneva, Sr. A sixth-place finisher in the 800 meters at the Class 3A state meet, sh ...
    April 2, 2014 - 8:54 pm
  • Prep roundup: St. Francis baseball team split pair in Florida

    ORLANDO, Fla. – The St. Francis baseball team split Tuesday’s doubleheader at Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, defeating Fluvanna County (V ...
    April 1, 2014 - 11:00 pm
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