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  • Mooseheart field a blessing for Bulldogs

    MOOSEHEART – With no practice football fields at Batavia High School – and, by extension, no lights – the Bulldogs have had a friendly neighbor lend a ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Chicago Steel coach Dan Muse

    The Chicago Steel enter today’s 7 p.m. home game against the Youngstown (Ohio) Phantoms at Fox Valley Ice Arena in eighth place in the USHL’s nine-tea ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • Thankful for janitors, all other deadline helpers

    Next to newspapering, the most enjoyable job I ever had involved mopping and waxing floors, scrubbing desks and adding fresh summer coats of yellow in ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Pursuit of 300 games had flaws, but still perfect

    Giancarlo Stanton recently became baseball’s first $300 million man.The handlebar-mustached Rollie F ...
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 6:53 am
  • St. Francis girls volleyball one win from Class 4A state championship

    NORMAL – After three straight girls volleyball state championships in Class 3A, St. Francis has a shot to make it four straight.
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Nomadic Geneva girls swimming builds bond

    Geneva lacks an on-campus indoor pool and a girls swimming co-op partner, but its contingent of aquatic athletes beams nonetheless.
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • PHOTOS: St. Francis beats Cary-Grove to advance

    Cary-Grove and St. Francis battle during their IHSA Class 4A state semifinals game on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015 at Illinois State University's Redbird Are ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • football game of the week: Cary-Grove at Batavia

    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Prep football: Batavia's regular-season option work could prove vital against Cary-Grove

    BATAVIA – The Bulldogs were ready.Albeit not thrilled with an opening-round pairing against Mt. Carm ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • KCC Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Flexibility boosts St. Charles North's Spellman

    Doubles vision gripped St. Charles North girls tennis coach Sean Masoncup during his first season at the helm.Doubles vision gripped St. Charles North ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:07 pm
  • KCC Boys Soccer Coach of the Year: Spartans earn respect under Ward

    Kevin Ward has always had passion for coaching soccer. Through his 26 years on the sidelines, no opportunity has seemed greater than the chance he got ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • 2015 Kane County Chronicle All-Area Team

    FIRST TEAM Jack Schramme, Burlington Central, so., F It took Schramme two years to become the scho ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • Class 4A Sate Girls Volleyball: 'Confident and aggressive' Sauls helps Spartans, eyes title

    St. Francis senior Olivia Sauls totes the position title of defensive specialist despite her mastery of the primary offensive maneuver in girls volley ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • KCC Boys Soccer Player of the Year: North's Amro didn't let his size keep him from success

    ST. CHARLES – At first glance, Alex Amro doesn’t seem as though he’d be too much trouble to contain on a soccer field.ST. CHARLES – At first glance, A ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Chicago Steel Notebook: Fans 'getting into it more and more'

    GENEVA – The Steel skated before a crowd of 823 fans at Fox Valley Ice Arena during Friday’s 3-2 overtime loss to visiting Muskegon (Michigan), their ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:01 pm