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  • St. Francis football can't chip away in 6A semifinal loss

    LA GRANGE PARK – The interlocked "SF" logo on the right side of Michael Shaw's St. Francis football helmet peeled off completely last week.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:11 pm
  • Football notes: St. Francis, Nazareth relish ‘chess match’

    Nazareth Academy football coach Tim Racki considers Marist counterpart Pat Dunne a close friend, making St. Francis coach Mike Fitzgerald an extension ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • St. Patrick pipeline treats St. Francis football well

    Recess football begat Tri-City Chargers football, which begat St. Francis football, which begat Saturday’s Class 6A state semifinal at Nazareth.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:00 pm

    SLEEPER GAME OF THE WEEKMade you look. Or scratch your head.Although this marks the first time since ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • game of the week breakdown, St. Francis at Nazareth Academy, 6A semifinals

    CLASS 6A SEMIFINAL: (6) ST. FRANCIS (10-2) AT (1) NAZARETH ACADEMY (12-0), 1 P.M. SATURDAYThe buzz i ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Kane County Chronicle 2014 All-Area Boys Soccer Team

    First teamIan Larson, Batavia, Sr., FKane County Chronicle Player of the Year and Duquesne recruit s ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Brooke, Warriors go the distance

    After going 0-4 the previous two years in the IHSA Class 2A Final Four, the Wheaton Academy boys soccer team felt the heat in its third straight appea ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:12 pm
  • Batavia’s Larson thrives on either end

    Ian Larson scored 25 goals and notched 16 assists, many of the spectacular variety.Not bad for a lef ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 7:04 am
  • Basketball transfers discovering new roles

    Claire Jakaitis’ first season with the St. Charles North girls basketball team only started two weeks ago, and yet she can’t keep from beaming about e ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Flashy play can energize crowds, agonize basketball coaches

    A weaving drive through traffic or behind-the-back pass in transition is more likely to make a coach wince than lead to wins, yet the temptation for p ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Schwab: Measuring up to Geneva boys basketball won't be easy

    Geneva boys basketball coach Phil Ralston has to go back two decades to his time at Northwestern University to recall being around a team with compara ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Athlete of the Week ... Clint Bobowski

    Clint BobowskiSt. FrancisFootballSeniorWhy he was selectedPassed for 267 yards and four touchdowns i ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • 2014 Kane County Chronicle Boys Cross Country All-Area Team

    Brady BobbittMarmion, Sr.The Kane County Chronicle Runner of the Year, a Batavia resident, earned th ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • Marmion senior's passion for cross country produces pace-setting season

    Marmion senior Brady Bobbitt embraced running after growing accustomed to life on the move.His famil ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • No matter how measured, hustle plays resonate in basketball

    Making an ill-advised pass can turn into an opportunity for an Aurora Christian boys basketball player to increase his standing with coach Pat McNamar ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 9:40 pm