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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox


  • High school wrestling: Football, wrestling go hand-in-hand for Burlington Central's Erik Hansen

    BURLINGTON – Football is the future for Erik Hansen, but wrestling turned out to be a pretty successful diversion.
    March 22, 2017 - 1:30 pm
  • Former Michigan DT Ryan Glasgow hopes to carry on family tradition in preparation for NFL Draft

    MOBILE, Ala. — For the second year in a row, a Glasgow from the University of Michigan and Marmion Academy is in the trenches at the Senior Bowl, only ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • High school sports stories of the year: Tom Fedderly ends tenure as Kaneland football coach

    MAPLE PARK – Tom Fedderly saw a lot of great athletes play at Kaneland during his 10 years as the football coach.
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • High school sports stories of the year: Conference title part of memorable season for St. Charles East football

    ST. CHARLES – There was a thrilling crosstown win.Then came a streak-stopping win.And with each win ...
    Dec. 29, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • High school football: St. Charles East's Zach Mitchell takes unexpected road to success as Chronicle football Player of the Year

    ST. CHARLES – Zach Mitchell wanted to be like his brother growing up. His older brother, Jimmy, tau ...
    Dec. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: Tom Fedderly steps down as Kaneland coach

    MAPLE PARK – Tom Fedderly has seen a lot of great athletes play at Kaneland.That often made it diffi ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school football: St. Charles East hits the end of the road of historic season

    PALATINE – "It hurts because it meant something. It hurts because we're a family."St. Charles East c ...
    Nov. 13, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • St. Charles East football vs. Palatine: 7 photos

    St. Charles East was defeated by Palatine in a class 8A quarterfinal game Nov. 12. ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 3:41 pm
  • High school football: Offense sputters as Batavia falls from playoffs

    ALGONQUIN – Batavia’s football team entered with a strong playoff pedigree, while Jacobs was in uncharted waters.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 5:32 pm
  • High school football: St. Charles North comeback falls short in season-ending loss to Rockford Auburn

    ROCKFORD – All Zach Mettetal wanted was a chance.After three interceptions and facing a six-point de ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • High school football: Mitchell, defense lead St. Charles East past New Trier, into 8A quarterfinals

    NORTHFIELD – Bend, but don't break.It's been a theme of the St. Charles East defense for its entire ...
    Nov. 5, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • St. Charles East football vs. New Trier: 8 photos

    St. Charles East faced New Trier in a class 8A second round playoff game. ...
    Nov. 4, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • High school football: Road warriors: St. Charles East, St. Charles North, Batavia all hit the road in Round 2

    There is no perfect formula for winning a playoff football game on the road.St. Charles East coach B ...
    Nov. 4, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • St. Charles East football player Dante Macaluso named St. Charles Bank & Trust Athlete of the Week

    Dante Macaluso St. Charles East Senior Football What he did: Macaluso broke a 42-yard run for a ...
    Nov. 4, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: DeKalb's big third quarter sinks Marmion, ends Cadets' season

    DEKALB – Marmion held DeKalb’s high-powered offense to 90 yards in the first half of a Class 6A playoff game Oct. 28.
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 9:00 pm
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