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  • ‘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
  • 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
  • North grad Brown wraps up achievement-rich career

    DeKALB – Ryan Brown versed himself in whirlwinds even in the earliest stages of his Northern Illinois football career.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Druley: Miami marvels St. Francis’ Calcagno

    Pressure quarterbacks, study business, enjoy the underrated scenery of Oxford, Ohio.In no particular ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • IHSA questions merits of concussions lawsuit

    NEW LENOX – The Illinois High School Association defended its policies in response to a lawsuit that addresses its monitoring of concussions for footb ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • IHSA responds to concussion lawsuit

    In response to a class-action lawsuit filed over concussions, the IHSA issued a statement Wednesday, saying the organization is best equipped to handl ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Football scheduling under statewide microscope

    Making do amid a volatile conference landscape or embracing an uncertain future without direct scheduling control is the decision schools face this mo ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 6:55 am
  • Druley: Marmion football’s Hoeft gains PP&K glory

    Marmion sophomore Connor Hoeft knows a few things about the unsung aspects of football. Throughout t ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • KCC Football Coach of the Year: St. Francis' Fitzgerald ‘reason that we made it this far’

    St. Francis lauded its raucous student section throughout a banner football season. As the run ended ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 7:27 am
  • 2014 Kane County Chronicle Football All-Area Team

    2014 Kane County Chronicle Football All-Area TeamOFFENSEDaniel Santacaterina, Geneva, Sr., QBNorther ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 9:48 pm
  • KCC Football Player of the Year: Batavia's Hlava wreaked havoc on 'D,' allowed others to follow

    Watching him on the field suggests otherwise, but Batavia senior Jake Hlava is capable of deliberation when it comes to football.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 7:25 am
  • High school football championship telecasts tough to avoid

    Early in “Rocky II,” a one-time staple of Thanksgiving movie marathons, a downtrodden and seemingly retired Rocky Balboa reasons that he’s just “gotta ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 9:37 pm
  • St. Francis football can't chip away in 6A semifinal loss

    LA GRANGE PARK – The interlocked "SF" logo on the right side of Michael Shaw's St. Francis football helmet peeled off completely last week.
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 8:11 pm
  • Football notes: St. Francis, Nazareth relish ‘chess match’

    Nazareth Academy football coach Tim Racki considers Marist counterpart Pat Dunne a close friend, making St. Francis coach Mike Fitzgerald an extension ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:15 pm
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