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  • Three Saints find Division-III havens

    Mo Flanigan delights St. Charles East football and track fans alike with his speed.When it came to h ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Marmion's Glasgow to join big brothers, Harbaugh at Michigan

    The beginning of the Jim Harbaugh era as Michigan's coach will dawn with a trio of Glasgows on the Wolverines' roster.
    March 15, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Schwab: Geneva’s Wagner to quench ‘thirst’ at AU

    When the Geneva football team walked off the field after its Class 7A quarterfinal playoff loss to Cary-Grove, senior offensive lineman Joey Wagner wo ...
    March 3, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Signing day notes: Second visit to FAU soothes Batavia's Breshears

    More than seven months passed from when Batavia senior offensive lineman Jack Breshears verbally committed to Division-I Florida Atlantic and Wednesda ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 9:45 pm
  • Schwab: Life father like son, all the way to Hall

    They share high school and college alma maters, diminutive statures, a willingness to run through – not just around – tacklers and, of course, a last ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • Schwab: Loberg, Krusz add to Butler's local recruiting ties

    It’s not exactly surprising that the first person Matt Loberg saw when he showed up for his Butler football recruiting visit wore a Bulldog sweatshirt ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • Batavia's Hlava commits as preferred NIU football walk-on

    Jake Hlava registered four tackles in his first game at Northern Illinois' Huskie Stadium 14 months ago.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • Former Batavia football coach Mike Gaspari shifts gears to college game

    Xs, Os and all manner of offensive football principles routinely shift about Mike Gaspari’s mind.Alt ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • Druley: Geneva boys basketball's Fuzaks roll with change of venue

    Just when brothers Bennett and Chandler Fuzak had grown acclimated to the vast open spaces of Geneva’s contest gym, a conflict sent their most recent ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • East grad Barry along for ride as Redbirds eye national title

    Brannon Barry shadows wide receivers coach Billy Dicken on the sideline during each Illinois State football game.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Schwab: Football scheduling shakeup a no-go

    Tri-Cities football matchups are safe for the time being but what to do about the headaches of conference-hopping remains a mystery.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 7:38 am
  • Eastern, Western visits planned for Batavia’s Hlava

    Jake Hlava’s football recruitment is coming to a head.The Batavia senior and 2014 Kane County Chroni ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Schwab: Early read on 2015

    Welcome to 2015. Per the usual, we'll christen the new year with Prep Zone's annual stab in the dark at what the next 12 months might bring on the are ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 7:04 pm
  • ‘Santa’ waits to size up Huskies career

    DeKALB – Michael Santacaterina received a summons from linebackers coach Tom Matukewicz midway through his first Northern Illinois football training c ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • 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