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  • Geneva wrestling overcomes illness, Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – After two recuperating wrestlers came through, Geneva appeared to be in command at the halfway point of its meet with Kaneland on Saturda ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Burlington Central football coach Crabel steps aside

    Rich Crabel intended to bring a more community-minded approach to the Burlington Central football program.
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 10:24 pm
  • Smith erupts as Wheaton Academy snaps losing skid

    WEST CHICAGO – With less than 10 seconds remaining in the third quarter of the Wheaton Academy boys basketball team’s 70-56 win Friday night over IC C ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Prep roundup: North wrestling nipped by Larkin

    ELGIN – Kolbe O’Brien (106 pounds), Chris Ting (126) and Conrad Noverini (132) each earned falls Friday to help the St. Charles North wrestling team w ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Aurora Christian grad Joel Bouagnon

    Northern Illinois sophomore running back Joel Bouagnon enters Tuesday’s Boca Raton Bowl against Marshall with 100 carries for 573 yards and five touch ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Geneva romps to doubleheader hoops sweep of Streamwood

    GENEVA – Intermittent public address announcements during Friday’s girls-boys basketball doubleheader between Geneva and Streamwood appealed to last-m ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Batavia boys basketball blows out Elgin in second-half rout

    BATAVIA – The Batavia boys basketball team’s bench saw plenty of playing time again as the Bulldogs cruised past Elgin, 85-47, on Friday in Upstate Ei ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • St. Charles North boys basketball’s climb continues

    ST. CHARLES – It was less than two weeks ago that the St. Charles North boys basketball team was floundering badly, losers of three straight games, an ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Prep Wrestling Insider: Bulldogs-Saints redux

    St. Charles East still is dealing with a season-opening spate of injuries that includes veteran senior Ramon Lopez (160 pounds) and a pair of other st ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:14 pm
  • On Campus: Batavia grad Arlis savoring last months as mat man

    Logan Arlis had to get back to the mat. Because this is it.Knocked out of much of last season with w ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Druley: St. Charles North swimmers learn ‘instantaneous’ doesn’t apply

    Sometime early in the boys swimming season, St. Charles North coach Rob Rooney starts updating a handful of countdowns on the team whiteboard.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:13 pm
  • Third quarter woes costly for Batavia against Larkin

    ELGIN – Batavia forward Chasen Peez went wild in the fourth quarter Wednesday night, scoring 18 points in the final 8 minutes of the Bulldogs’ Upstate ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Boys basketball insider: Saints lay down 'gauntlet'

    Friday’s postseason pairings announcement revealed DeKalb, Batavia, St. Charles East and St. Charles North will join host Geneva in an IHSA Class 4A r ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Geneva boys bowlers stay sharp, defeat North

    ST. CHARLES – Bowling is one of those competitive team sports where a squad cannot strategize to thwart an opponent, it just has to play a little bett ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Burlington Central boys basketball struggles at home

    BURLINGTON – The Richmond-Burton boys basketball team dominated Burlington Central for stretches Tuesday night in a 61-48 Big Northern Conference East ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:31 pm