Recap: Northwestern 91 – Detroit Mercy 59 – 12/10/23
Northwestern Wildcats vs. Detroit Mercy Titans – December 10, 2023 Box score | Recap | Video highlights
Arlington Heights school districts attempt to mitigate Bears stadium tax issue with new appraisal
The main issue between the Bears and Arlington Heights in shaking hands on building a new stadium at Arlington Park is the land's assessed value. The two sides reached an impasse on the subject over the summer, forcing the Bears to explore other options for a stadium location. That number...
Fremd H.S. girls basketball coach returns while battling brain cancer
PALATINE, Ill. (CBS) – The hardwood is starting to heat up for area high school basketball teams.Every team aspires to win a state championship, but one coach in suburban Palatine is battling for more.Longtime Fremd High School girls basketball coach Dave Yates has led the program to a state championship in 2020.The Vikings returned another talented group this season with two Division I commits. As CBS 2's Jori Parys reported, the team is fighting for its coach every game as he's fighting his own battle.There aren't a lot of coaches out there like Yates."He's created a legacy that it's tough...
Triple Threat: Junior Athlete Ryan Rice is a Three-Sport Varsity Star
Junior Ryan Rice is a three-sport Varsity Athlete. Rice competes in field hockey, soccer, and basketball. The commitment and drive it requires to play three sports at such a high level is very demanding. As a sophomore, Rice made both the varsity basketball and soccer teams. This fall, Rice joined the varsity field hockey team.
ETHS boys basketball: Seniors show the way to shootout victory
Evanston’s basketball program hasn’t always put its best foot forward competing at the Team Rose Shootout event. The Wildkits lost in their past two trips to the shootout hosted by Mount Carmel High School, and those losses to Bloom (50-48 in 2021) and Marian Catholic (57-45 in 2022) were close to the low points of those respective seasons.
Saint Viator's Bowling Team Expands Significantly, Plans for Separate Boys and Girls Teams
Saint Viator's bowling team has grown significantly this year, now boasting 40 members. Freshman Kennet Doyle welcomes this growth, while junior Caroline Schermerhorn finds the larger team size occasionally overwhelming.
Northwestern has easy time with Detroit Mercy 91-59
Nick Martinelli scored a career-high 22 points on 10-of-12 shooting and Ryan Langborg scored 19 points to lift host Northwestern
Northwestern blasts Georgetown 35-10 to return to 2nd straight NAIA National Championship
ORANGE CITY, IOWA (KCAU) – It was another cold and wintery Saturday but top-ranked Northwestern College (14-0, 10-0 GPAC) didn’t skip a beat with a 35-10 win over Georgetown College (Ky.) (10-2, 6-0 Mid-States) to advance to their second-straight NAIA National Championship game. Georgetown received the opening kickoff and, following a penalty on the return, […]
Rapid Recap: Maryland 71, Northwestern 58
On the heels of four consecutive defeats, Northwestern traveled to the east coast to open Big Ten play against Maryland Sunday. After falling into a 14-2 deficit in the opening minutes of its clash against Georgetown, coach Joe McKeown and senior forward Jasmine McWilliams both emphasized that the Wildcats (3-6, 0-1 Big Ten) needed to be “ready to play” against the Terrapins (7-3, 1-0 Big Ten). McWilliams also harped on the self-inflicted wounds NU needed to remedy ahead of its clash with Maryland.
Ransom’s big day propels girls basketball to win over Depaul Prep
Zuri Ransom has had many stellar performances in her high school basketball career, but not even her own coach had witnessed anything similar to the takeover that the senior guard displayed on Saturday afternoon against Depaul College Prep. After getting shut down in the first quarter by Depaul’s stingy defense,...
Homecoming Recap- Game, Court, Dance!
Homecoming: it is a beloved tradition in any high school, and Carmel is no exception. Though the dates may have changed for homecoming week this year, the traditions and excitement surrounding the events did not! The Saturday festivities, the basketball game, the presentation of the court and the dance, were only the grand finale of a full week of costumes, floats, pep- rallies and more that created the celebration!
Watch Northwestern Wildcats vs. Detroit Titans: TV channel, live stream info, start time
Online Streaming: Catch select College Basketball matches on Fubo (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.) The Detroit Titans will head out on the road to face off against the Northwestern Wildcats at 2:00 p.m. ET on Sunday at Welsh-Ryan Arena. Detroit staggers in desperate for their first win of the season.
ETHS boys basketball: Kits can’t score, suffer first league defeat
Following a 3-point basket by Theo Rocca in the last two minutes of Friday’s Central Suburban League South division showdown at Beardsley Gym, Evanston’s scoreboard operator mistakenly tacked on three additional points to the home team’s side of the board. It was the closest thing the Wildkits...
Speedo East Winter Juniors: Alex Shackell Lowers 100 Fly Meet Record in Golden Double
Speedo East Winter Juniors: Alex Shackell Lowers 100 Fly Meet Record in Golden Double. Alex Shackell lowered her meet record in the girls 100 butterfly Friday night at the Speedo East Winter Junior Championships, then turned around to win the 200 freestyle one event later. Shackell won the 100 fly...
Junior High Basketball Roundup – Lady Bobcats Play Tonight, CJHS Boys Remain Undefeated
The Franklin Park Lady Bobcats are in action tonight at Carlyle. The Odin/Patoka girls are at home with New Horizon. The Centralia Jr High Tigers are still undefeated following their win at the Mount Vernon Shootout on Saturday over Benton 78-20. Tonight, the SC Falcons are at home with Vandalia.
GALLERY: Men’s Basketball vs Buffalo Grove
Another home win for the Cougars as they defeat MSL East rivals Buffalo Grove. Once again, they scored over 60 points in the game, getting the win with a final score of 66-44. After some energetic action and now with a 4-3 record, the Cougars will now be preparing for their next game against the Barrington Broncos, on Friday, December 8, at Barrington High School.
Spartans’ senior guards help GBN stifle boys basketball
Evanston head coach Mike Ellis could tell early on Friday night that his young squad wasn’t in the right headspace for its conference matchup against Glenbrook North. In the first quarter, senior Spartan guard Sam Lappin drove to the rim, missed a pull-up jumper, collected his miss, missed again and still pulled down his rebound yet again. Then, Lappin drove closer to the basket this time, missed yet another layup and, once again, corraled his miss for his third offensive rebound of that possession. Lappin finally kicked it out to teammate senior Josh Fridman who drove to the rim and scored. After that sequence, Ellis had seen enough.
Vikings fall at the Battle of the Bridge, look to pick themselves back up against the Wolves
The Vikings suffered an unfortunate loss in the “Battle of the Bridge” tournament against DePaul prep, but don’t let this distract you from the rest of their season. The Vikings, currently 5-1 in their season, have some of the most promising talents in the state of Illinois. With juniors Reid Olson, Yaris Irby, Hunter Gawron, Dylan Lam, Kaidan Chatham, and more, the team has built an extremely successful squad for this year, and for years to come. The team has also developed a strong sophomore class and has some incredibly solid seniors putting in the work for them too, holding down the squad.
Keller Junior High School Principal Shares Update: Successful Week, Upcoming Events, and New Sports Seasons
Principal Tom Barbini of Keller Junior High School shared an update with the school community on December 8, 2023. He reported a successful week, highlighted by the sixth-grade family night on Tuesday. The event, attended by over 500 people, welcomed incoming seventh-grade families. Barbini acknowledged the staff's hard work in preparing for the event.