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Girls Basketball

  • Girls basketball scouting reports: Burlington Central and St. Francis

    BURLINGTON CENTRAL ROCKETS GIRLSAbout coach Mark Smith: Smith is his fourth season and owns a 79-17 ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Boys Basketball: Coaches feel emphasis on touch fouls much looser by midseason

    “Let them play!”Entering a gym throughout the course of a high school basketball season, it is almos ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • Local Roundup: LPGA event finds new home

    GURNEE – The LPGA announced Tuesday it officially has shifted the 2016 International Crown to the Merit Club after mutually parting ways with former h ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Girls basketball scouting reports: Batavia, Geneva, Rosary

    BATAVIA BULLDOGSAbout coach Kevin Jensen: He's 67-49 in four seasons at Batavia.Last year's record: ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:40 pm
  • Girls Basketball: Girls teams get head start on tourney bonding

    Set in motion a basketball player holding a ball but not dribbling and you have a traveling violation.Set in motion a basketball player holding a ball ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 6:31 am
  • Girls basketball scouting reports: St. Charles East, St. Charles North, Kaneland

    ST. CHARLES EAST SAINTSAbout coach Lori Drumtra: She’s 158-135 in 10 seasons at East.Last year’s rec ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Sports briefs: Niemiec, Kray earn all-state honors

    Niemiec, Kray earn all-state honorsBatavia senior quarterback Kyle Niemiec (Class 7A) and Kaneland s ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:14 am
  • Girls basketball: Bulldogs struggle early, can't catch up

    RIVER FOREST – A slow start doomed the Batavia girl’s basketball team Thursday against Proviso East.RIVER FOREST – A slow start doomed the Batavia gir ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • Girls Basketball: Saints unable to sustain fast start in opener as Patriots erase early deficit, win

    SCHAUMBURG – A four-point second quarter doomed the St. Charles East girls basketball team’s opening night Tuesday as the Saints fell to Stevenson, 50 ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Sports briefs: Vollbrecht commits to SDSU basketball

    Vollbrecht commits to SDSU basketballGeneva senior center Loudon Vollbrecht left for Brookings, S.D. ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Batavia girls basketball coach Kevin Jensen

    Batavia girls basketball coach Kevin Jensen saw his team exit the Class 4A playoffs early last season, in the regional semifinals, and he, along with ...
    Nov. 7, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Girls Basketball: Saints ‘want more’

    It hasn’t been common for the St. Charles East girls basketball team to have 20-win seasons. But the 2014-15 season was an exception.
    Nov. 2, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Support system will help Masoncup during busy year

    Sean Masoncup was ready for his summer vacation with his family, driving to Florida at the end of July, when he got a phone call from St. Charles Nort ...
    Aug. 19, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Geneva product Novak pursuing women's basketball after all

    Recent Geneva graduate Abby Novak hoisted a few crisp-looking jump shots at the University of Iowa recreation center this month, and immediately somet ...
    July 24, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • Jakaitis finds ‘perfect fit’ in Loyola Md.

    Claire Jakaitis built her stock as a women’s basketball recruit behind budding versatility.The St. C ...
    July 21, 2015 - 11:04 pm
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