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  • Quill the Umpire: Colleagues recall 'pretty special' state championship assignments

    Craig Davelis initially just wanted to make some extra money.It's almost 30 years later, and he’s re ...
    June 20, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • St. Charles North state baseball semifinal

    Images from St. Charles North's IHSA Class 4A state baseball semifinal game against Mundelein at Silver Cross Field in Joliet.
    June 12, 2016 - 8:35 pm
  • North baseball concludes banner season with third-place finish in 4A

    JOLIET – St. Charles North senior center fielder Brendan Joyce absorbed some perspective along with his share of hit-by-pitches during his final prep ...
    June 13, 2016 - 5:25 am
  • Mustangs' rally dooms North baseball in state semifinal

    JOLIET – It played out exactly how the St. Charles North baseball team would have hoped.The team's a ...
    June 11, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • State baseball notes: North aims to channel energy for third-place game

    JOLIET – A quick, early glance at the Silver Cross Field scoreboard Friday night revealed a potentially pessimistic message about a participant in the ...
    June 10, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • State-bound North baseball: 'This is our time to win'

    Ropes and glass ceilings still occupy the minds of several St. Charles North baseball players these days.
    June 10, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • Quill the umpire: Always cherish the ones who got you here

    I once got hit in the face by a fastball.I was just a freshman when it happened, and while both of m ...
    June 9, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • STC North baseball notebook: Players appreciate Genke's playing past

    SCHAUMBURG – Todd Genke pitched in Boomers Stadium for four seasons spanning the second Clinton administration and the first presidency of George W. B ...
    June 8, 2016 - 2:21 pm
  • STATE-BOUND: Walkoff win sends North baseball to first-ever state tournament

    SCHAUMBURG – Two strikes. Two outs. The tying run at third and winning run at second.The pressure wa ...
    June 6, 2016 - 8:52 pm
  • St. Charles North vs. Batavia baseball sectional: 10 photos

    St. Charles North defeated Batavia in the class 4A Schaumburg baseball sectional final June 4. ...
    June 5, 2016 - 9:16 am
  • 'North Star history' : Baseball program tops Batavia for first sectional title

    SCHAUMBURG – St. Charles North senior outfielders Brendan Joyce, John LeGare and Kyle Novotney got together to chat during a pitching change.
    June 6, 2016 - 10:14 am
  • 'Contagious' approach keys big inning, sends Batavia baseball past East in sectional semi

    SCHAUMBURG – When the Batavia baseball team's bats are going well, the Bulldogs are as tough a team to pitch to as there is in Class 4A.
    June 3, 2016 - 9:37 pm
  • St. Charles North baseball sectional: 5 photos

    St. Charles North baseball defeated Schaumburg in the Class 4A sectional semifinal at Schaumburg High School June 2.
    June 3, 2016 - 12:43 pm
  • On Campus: North alum Formento strikes one last time for Carroll baseball

    Improbability existed as Carl Formento had one last chance to break records.The Carroll University r ...
    June 3, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • North baseball tops Lake Park in extra-inning sectional thriller

    SCHAUMBURG – Momentum was everything but on the side of the St. Charles North baseball team as its IHSA Class 4A Schaumburg Sectional semifinal game a ...
    June 2, 2016 - 8:52 pm
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