Girls Basketball

  • Kaneland girls basketball’s resilient win ‘builds us up’

    MAPLE PARK – Like most of her kin, Kaneland junior forward Ally VanBogaert answers to the nickname “Bogey.”
    Dec. 11, 2013 - 12:02 am
  • Prep Roundup: Burlington Central girls basketball wins BNC opener

    ROCKFORD – Clutch shots and key stops propelled the Burlington Central girls basketball team past Rockford Christian, 41-35, in Tuesday’s Big Northern ...
    Dec. 10, 2013 - 11:39 pm
  • Batavia girls basketball’s effort ‘good’ enough

    BATAVIA – The Batavia girls basketball team held off scrappy Larkin on Tuesday to take a 62-42 Upstate Eight Conference River Division victory.
    Dec. 11, 2013 - 12:03 am
  • Prep Roundup: Kaneland girls bowling defeats IMSA

    DeKALB – Christie Crews (482), Michelle Bohanek (465) and Rena Wojciechowski (461) rolled Kaneland’s top three series in Monday’s 2,251-1,970 victory ...
    Dec. 10, 2013 - 5:31 am
  • Druley: Twice the rowdiness at basketball doubleheaders

    Girls/boys basketball doubleheaders produce nothing if not fan-ecdotes. Shortly after Batavia’s and ...
    Dec. 10, 2013 - 5:31 am
  • Gotta go to work: Gritty North boys down East to close b-ball twin bill

    ST. CHARLES – A pajama-clad St. Charles North student section stormed the court Saturday after its muses put an important early-season argument to bed ...
    Dec. 7, 2013 - 11:12 pm
  • Saturday's prep roundup: Marmion wrestling rolls at quad

    YORKVILLE – Marmion blazed through Saturday's wrestling quad at Yorkville, scoring sizable victories against the host Foxes (46-18), Plano (48-18) and ...
    Dec. 7, 2013 - 10:36 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with ... Kaneland girls basketball’s Amber Winquist-Bailey

    Kaneland junior wing Amber Winquist-Bailey is enjoying a prominent role for the Knights’ girls basketball team after competing for minutes last season ...
    Dec. 8, 2013 - 8:30 am
  • Prep Roundup: St. Charles East wrestling’s Hayes gets pinfall on his b-day

    ST. CHARLES – Sean Hayes first wrestled as a youngster, shifted to soccer, then wasn’t sure he’d look back.
    Dec. 7, 2013 - 12:05 am
  • Calm Batavia girls basketball score first win against Geneva since 2008

    BATAVIA – Seniors Erin Bayram and Liza Fruendt invoke the importance of hustle to their younger teammates throughout each Batavia girls basketball pra ...
    Dec. 7, 2013 - 12:19 am
  • Prep Roundup: St. Charles North boys basketball swats Streamwood

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles North boys basketball team cruised past visiting Streamwood, 70-41, on Thursday in its Upstate Eight Conference River Di ...
    Dec. 5, 2013 - 10:54 pm
  • Girls basketball insider: Bulldogs, Vikings to team up for Washington

    Cash donations to benefit those affected by last month’s tornado in downstate Washington will be accepted throughout Friday’s girls/boys doubleheader ...
    Dec. 3, 2013 - 11:17 pm
  • Prep roundup: Puou’s triple-double leads Mooseheart

    MOOSEHEART – Mooseheart boys basketball coach Ron Ahrens searched his thoughts for a moment while assessing senior Makur Puou’s triple-double against ...
    Dec. 3, 2013 - 11:19 pm
  • Royals can’t adjust to W. Aurora ‘D’

    AURORA – The Rosary girls basketball team didn’t realize that scoring 12 points in the second quarter of Tuesday night’s game against West Aurora woul ...
    Dec. 3, 2013 - 11:19 pm
  • Prep roundup: Novak 3 gives North girls first win

    ELMHURST – Sam Novak hit the decisive 3-pointer with about 13 seconds to go to complete a comeback for the St. Charles North girls basketball team, wh ...
    Nov. 30, 2013 - 12:29 am
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