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  • Geneva volleyball coach a fiery competitor

    Annie Seitelman missed a few sporadic points during the Geneva girls volleyball team's banner 2013 season.
    June 24, 2014 - 8:51 am
  • Geneva's Loberg sets the bar high, named KCC Female Athlete of the Year

    Geneva student sections serenaded Grace Loberg with her share of “SHE’S A FRESH-MAN!” chants this past school year.
    June 18, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • Newcomer Seitelman replaces Johnsen as Geneva girls volleyball coach

    K.C. Johnsen directed the Geneva girls volleyball team to the best season in program history in 2013.
    June 5, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Lutze, Aurora Christian baseball edge Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – The Aurora Christian baseball team rode a shutout pitching performance from R.D. Lutze on Friday as the Eagles notched a 1-0 non-conferen ...
    May 2, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Geneva's Wicinski opts for her own path, Maryland

    A spring break visit to the University of Maryland left little doubt in Kelsey Wicinski's mind. Wici ...
    April 24, 2014 - 8:31 am
  • Prep Roundup: Burlington Central baseball’s Schutta throws perfect game

    BURLINGTON – Burlington Central pitcher Jake Schutta made things easy on his coach Monday against Harvard.
    April 21, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Druley: St. Charles North volleyball's Krage stays in-state for college volleyball

    St. Charles North sophomore Daley Krage feels she differentiates herself on the volleyball court simply by being different. Or versatile, anyway.
    March 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Schwab: Area volleyball recruits eager to show their skills

    A trio of Tri-Cities girls volleyball players who play club with Fusion South made college commitments this month and, for at least two of the three, ...
    Feb. 26, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Jacobs: Kaneland grad Siebert lauded for libero skills

    You would think wearing a different color jersey than all the other players on your team would make you stand out – like the quarterback on the footba ...
    Feb. 14, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Wicinski, Holthus taste pro life in Puerto Rico

    Craig and Sherrie Holthus attended each of daughter Stephanie’s volleyball matches at Burlington Central and Northwestern from 2006 to 2013.
    Feb. 4, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Sports Stories of the Year

    Here is a look back at the top 10 local sports stories of 2013:1. Batavia football wins stateRichard ...
    Dec. 28, 2013 - 5:30 am
  • Jacobs: Geneva grad Wicinski reluctant to ‘let go’ of volleyball

    Lauren Wicinski is spending this week preparing for possibly the biggest volleyball match of her career in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division I nationa ...
    Dec. 12, 2013 - 5:30 am
  • Jacobs: St. Charles East grad Szarmach, Elmhurst still in volleyball mode

    In the modern world of college athletics, seasons may officially end, but most athletes continue to devote lots of time to their sport on a year-round ...
    Dec. 5, 2013 - 5:30 am
  • Krage hammers away for North Stars

    Taylor Krage’s cohorts and coaches contend that what you see with the St. Charles North senior is what you get.
    Nov. 28, 2013 - 5:30 am
  • Girls Volleyball Coach of the Year: St. Francis' Kopec wins state title No. 10

    Counting to 10 comes far easier than tallying the number of times St. Francis girls volleyball coach Peg Kopec has treated her unprecedented success w ...
    Nov. 28, 2013 - 5:30 am
  • Reader Poll

    Which school had the strongest sports year in 2013-14, all things considered?
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