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  • High school boys basketball: Batavia win against St. Charles North a sign of progress

    BATAVIA – Psst. Come closer. The Batavia boys basketball team feels like it’s finding a pulse on how to fix a season-long issue.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 2:30 pm
  • High school sports stories of the year: St. Charles North baseball takes home first state trophy

    ST. CHARLES – The goal for seniors playing baseball is to be finished with high school, but still have games left to play.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Kaneland baseball takes time to help at Elburn Food Pantry

    ELBURN – Some heavy lifting is done by most sports teams during their offseasons. For the Kaneland baseball team, that lifting isn’t just done in the ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • High school baseball: St. Charles North extends successful spring season into summer state playoffs

    NAPERVILLE – Brenden Norberg’s great-grandmother, Nancy Hrajnoha, turned 100 on July 19. The St. Ch ...
    July 20, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Quill the Umpire: High school baseball pitch-count rule brings plenty of questions

    It was only a matter of time.Beginning next spring, Illinois high school pitchers will have to adher ...
    July 20, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • High school baseball: Two wins in one day vs. Geneva, St. Charles East sends St. Charles North to summer finals

    ST. CHARLES – It took two days for St. Charles North’s baseball team to beat Geneva.Then it took the ...
    July 19, 2016 - 7:08 pm
  • High school baseball: Pitching earns praise in Batavia-St. Charles East summer playoff game

    ST. CHARLES – The ace of a pitching staff is expected to shut down opponents, but usually it takes some time for him to earn that role.
    July 19, 2016 - 3:05 pm
  • High school baseball: Summer season the beginning of spring success for Kane County Chronicle teams, players

    Westin Muir is no stranger to the rigors of high school baseball.He pitched 15 innings for the St. C ...
    July 14, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Wood Bat Tournament: 15 photos

    St. Charles North High School hosted a wood bat tournament at the East Side Sports Complex in St. Charles.
    July 7, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • Quill the umpire: Saluting a colleague who took the ultimate stand

    I may not be Juan Uribe, but when I took a pitch off the groin recently, I became an unwanted member of his prestigious club.
    July 7, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Kane County Chronicle Baseball Player of the Year: ‘Doing whatever it takes’ suits STC North's Joyce

    Looking at the St. Charles North baseball team’s starting lineup was as daunting a task as footing the rubber against them.
    June 29, 2016 - 4:06 pm

    FIRST TEAMJack Lambert, PLambert’s comeback season from an elbow injury was beyond spectacular. His ...
    June 29, 2016 - 3:46 pm
  • 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
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