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  • Football insider: Batavia takes bout of 'very serious competitors'

    Batavia takes bout of‘very serious competitors’Batavia’s biggest pass plays in Friday’s 26-20 home w ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Druley: International Crown lands title sponsor

    Underwriters Laboratories president and CEO Keith Williams shares a handful of characteristics with Rich Harvest Farms owner Jerry Rich.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Norwegian transfer's time with Kaneland soccer short, sweet

    MAPLE PARK – It’s not every day a Norwegian student walks the halls of Kaneland High School, so it was inevitable that Carl Thorbjornsen would turn in ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • Saturday's prep roundup: King top East golfer at boys state meet

    BLOOMINGTON – The St. Charles East boys golf team finished in 11th place on Saturday after the final day of the IHSA Class 3A state tournament.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • North's Furrie closes strong at AA state meet

    St. Charles North sophomore Gianna Furrie already has set a goal for her junior year – win it all.Th ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 8:35 pm
  • Geneva's Einck, Kaneland's top doubles team sectional champs at St. Charles East

    ST. CHARLES – With a frost advisory out as St. Charles East hosted its girls tennis sectional, staying warm and loose over the two-day competition see ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 3:26 pm
  • St. Charles East boys, Batavia girls win UEC River cross country titles

    ELGIN – The St. Charles East boys cross country team, with help from its freshman-sophomore squad, retained the Upstate Eight Conference River title a ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 4:45 pm
  • Marmion rushes to playoffs over Aurora Christian

    AURORA – The Marmion football team ran all over Aurora Christian on Friday night, cruising to a 56-0 victory.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Weekend Chit-chat with Geneva grad Kelly Whitley

    Geneva product Kelly Whitley temporarily has shifted her focus from triathlons to her high school root sports of cross country and track. A Wisconsin ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:14 am
  • St. Charles North girls golf sophomores in solid positions after opening day

    St. Charles North sophomore girls golfers Kate Lillie and Gianna Furrie remain in prime position at the Class AA state meet at Hickory Point.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Late-round struggles drag down East boys golf

    The first day of the IHSA Class 3A state boys golf meet didn’t go St. Charles East’s way, but proof of the Saints’ resolve was on display late Friday ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Prep Roundup: Burlington Central football blanked at home in Big Northern Conference East clash

    BURLINGTON – Through seven games, the Burlington Central football team had little trouble scoring. B ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Kaneland football cruises past LaSalle-Peru

    LaSALLE – After losing five straight contests to fall out of playoff contention, the Kaneland football team didn’t waste any time piling on the points ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • St. Charles North football smokes St. Charles East

    ST. CHARLES – The kicking continued after the 21st annual Kick-a-thon held before Friday’s football game between St. Charles North and St. Charles Eas ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 7:21 am
  • Schwab: Picture perfect for Batavia defense

    BATAVIA – Eddie Golden stood on a wet, soggy field after the defining moment of the Batavia football's team's regular season, and allowed himself a mo ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:40 am
  • Batavia closes in on River title after beating Geneva

    BATAVIA – Batavia football players stormed onto the Bulldog Stadium field wearing all black, the most absorbent color there is.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 7:18 am
  • Geneva vs. Batavia Football: 12 photos

    Geneva and Batavia football Friday night in Batavia. ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Prep Roundup: Relay vaults North swimming to win

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles North girls swimmers Samantha Sauer, Hannah Olsen, Grace Samuelson and Mo Guyett teamed up on a victorious 400-yard freestyl ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 8:50 am
  • Spartans handle Bulldogs’ fight

    WHEATON – Playing the St. Francis girls volleyball team on its home court could be intimating for visiting teams such as Batavia.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • KCChronicle.com/preps Game of the Week: Geneva at Batavia

    The buzz in the stands When did you get here, and where did you park? The marquee regular-season gam ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Week 8 Prep Football Preview Capsules

    St. Charles East (3-4, 3-2 Upstate Eight Conference River) at St. Charles North (5-2, 3-2), 7:30 p.m. today
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Week 8 Checkdowns

    SLEEPER GAME OF THE WEEKReally, it's games, and there's one for every segment of Kane County.Up nort ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • Girls volleyball insider: St. Charles North's Hawkins OK with seeding

    Which of these seeds is unlike the other?Geneva, St. Charles East and St. Charles North are tri-Upst ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • UEC unbeatens raring to go

    Most Batavia and Geneva football players channeled their diplomacy this week when addressing how long they have anticipated tonight’s Upstate Eight Co ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Prep Roundup: ACC boys soccer ousted in 1A regional semifinal

    HINCKLEY – The Aurora Central Catholic boys soccer team’s season came to a close Wednesday with a 1-0 loss to Genoa-Kingston in an IHSA Class 1A Hinck ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Duber: Roxworthy goes Dutch for college soccer career

    Kelsey Roxworthy might not be as familiar with her competition as her teammates. But that hasn’t stopped her from enjoying her time at Central College ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Batavia-Geneva notebook: Peyton Piron gets high marks for rivalry research

    Nearly a decade later, Batavia senior wide receiver Peyton Piron still beams about his third-grade Batavia history project at H.C. Storm Elementary Sc ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:53 pm
  • Spinazze a veteran presence for young, talented St. Charles North girls golf

    St. Charles North senior girls golfer Gabi Spinazze usually follows sophomore teammates Gianna Furrie and Kate Lillie on the scorecard.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • St. Charles East boys golf knows what it’s up against at state

    Shortly after reiterating Monday was “a great day to be a Saint,” St. Charles East boys golf coach John Stock listed most of the other teams who would ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • St. Charles North football’s Glavin regroups from frightening detour

    ST. CHARLES – Jack Glavin isn’t yet at full strength, doesn’t start for the St. Charles North football team and isn’t commanding attention from swarms ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 10:55 pm
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