Boys’ basketball optimistic about season after home opener loss
November 28 marked the inaugural home game for the West Chicago boys’ basketball team this season. The team went up against St. Charles North, a conference opponent in the Upstate 8 division. After tip-off, both teams scored on their first possession: a 3 off the glass by senior Jack...
Benet Academy boys basketball remains unbeaten after taking down Notre Dame 40-34
After a quick 5-0 start to the season, Benet Academy basketball looks to remain unbeaten with a matchup against ESCC foe, Notre Dame. Last year, the state runner-up Redwings were undefeated at home and they also won both meetings against the Dons. This highlight is sponsored by BMO. Notre Dame...
Windsor Express Basketball Professional Tryout - Your Chance to Shine!
Get ready to lace up your sneakers and show your skills on the court! The Windsor Express is rolling into town for their Basketball Professional Tryout. If you've ever dreamed of playing professional basketball, this is your shot!
Neuqua Valley girls basketball dominates the second half to beat Naperville North
We bring you an early season DVC matchup between Naperville North and Neuqua Valley girls basketball as both teams look to get back in the win column. This highlight is sponsored by BMO. Back-and-forth first quarter. The action gets started with a three from Nalia Clifford to get the Wildcats...
Naperville Central wrestling pins its way to a 63-12 win over Waubsonsie Valley
Roll out the mats and stretch those legs, high school wrestling is here as Naperville Central begins the conference slate with a trip to Waubonsie Valley. The Warriors are hoping for a better performance after being shut out by the Hawks last season. This highlight is sponsored by BMO. Redhawks...
Chicago Mom Sues Son’s High School After He’s Cut From Varsity Basketball Team: Report
Mom sues school district after her son was cut from varsity basketball team, alleging it’s in retaliation for his filing a complaint against the previous coach.
Illinois High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in DuPage County Today - December 1
High school basketball is happening today in DuPage County, Illinois, and information on these games is available below, if you're searching for how to stream them. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. DuPage County, Illinois...
A Glimpse Behind the Shield Into Winter Sports
As Fenwick prepares for winter, the Fenwick Friars do not just get excited about Christmas music (thank you Mariah Carey), we also get excited about all the thrilling winter sports. With the upcoming girls’ and boys’ basketball and bowling seasons, and boys’ swim and dive, the Friars look forward to watching all their amazing meets, matches, and games to come! Fenwick is famous for excelling not only in academics but also for being an athletic powerhouse, housing astonishing athletes and teams! Below is a snippet of what’s to come this next season for Fenwick winter sports.
Meet this School Year’s GBS Super Fans
Athletes, be honest, without fans, sports would not be as exciting and competitive. Glenbard South is no different. But where would our fans be without some superfans? This year, 6 seniors have stepped up to the plate in taking the role of a Glenbard South superfan. Harper Bryan, Angjelos Salca, Lorenza Simbulan-Foster, Rayna Davis, Jake Bailey and Victoria Aldana are this year’s Super Fans. This year they have one mission; be loud for our Glenbard South athletes.
U.S. Open: Shaine Casas Rips 200 IM in B-Final; Caeleb Dressel Also Wins in Consol Heat (Men’s Recap)
U.S. Open: Shaine Casas Rips 200 IM in B-Final; Caeleb Dressel Also Wins in Consol Heat (Men’s Recap) On an evening when Drew Kibler ripped a lifetime best to announce himself as a Paris contender in a new event, veteran Chase Kalisz scored a come-from-behind win and Michael Andrew won a 50 freestyle from lane eight, the most notable men’s swims occurred in the consolation finals, first in the 200 IM when Shaine Casas blasted a sub-world-record pace opening 100 meters on the way to a swift final mark and then in the 50 free as Caeleb Dressel continued his comeback in fine fashion with a heat win.
The Grind Comes to a Short Halt: Conclusion of Fall Sports
It is hard to believe that already over a quarter of the school year has passed. Fall sports have come to a close and students are ready for indoor winter athletics. Before the morning announcements are overruled by forthcoming victories of our winter athletes, there is a surplus of achievements that need to be recognized by our very own fall athletes. Fenwick students participated in golf, football, girls’ tennis, hockey, girls’ swimming and diving, boys’ soccer, cross country, cheerleading, and girls’ volleyball over the season. Fans were able to disperse among the courts, gyms, rinks, and fields to exemplify true Friar pride.
Central athletes facing first opponents
The Hinsdale Central boys swimming and diving team starts its season as the defending state champions and National Champions, according to Swim Cloud's ranking. The team hopes for a repeat at state. The boys wrestling program, which lost a number of athletes to graduation in May, is looking to gain...
COD Men’s Basketball Pushes Past Aurora University JV
The College of DuPage men’s basketball team kept finding the net consistently against Aurora University junior varsity on Nov. 28 at home. The Chaparrals took the momentum against the Spartans and capitalized on their consistent foul trouble. COD extended their win streak to three, beating Aurora JV 89-82 and raising their record to 4-2.
Temporary Road Closures for Reindeer Run 5K on Saturday, Dec. 2
The Wheaton Park District and Lions Club Charities will host the 12th annual Lions Club Reindeer Run 5K on Saturday, Dec. 2 in Downtown Wheaton starting at 8:30 a.m. The following streets will be temporarily closed (see a map of the closures) from approximately 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for this event:
Lessons from the mat
You are on the mat staring at your opponent. They are facing you dead in the eye, bloodthirsty for a takedown. Suddenly, the battle commences and your opponent rushes towards you. You turn and grab them by the waist, using all your strength, you crash them onto the floor using a tricky move you learned. Finally, after struggling, your opponent taps out in defeat. Adrenaline pulses through you as you raise your hands in happiness and your friends congratulate you.
Naperville North girls gymnastics edges out Naperville Central in the crosstown clash
We’re at Naperville North to open up the girls gymnastics season. The Huskies take on Naperville Central in a crosstown clash to kick off the season. This highlight is sponsored by BMO. Erin Arnold finishes in first place on the vault. We start on the vault with Naperville Central’s...
Free Parents Night Out Event in Arlington Heights: Martial Arts for Kids, Game Night for Adults
Get ready for a fun-filled evening at the Arlington Heights Parents Night Out | Downtown. This exciting event will take place on Fri, Dec 01 from 6pm to 7pm at the Premier Martial Arts located at 27 South Evergreen Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60005. And the best part? The tickets are absolutely free!
Zallis named new OPRF girls soccer coach
Lauren Zallis has been named Oak Park and River Forest High School’s new head varsity girls soccer coach. Zallis takes the reins from Christie Johnston, who stepped down from the Huskies over the summer after six seasons, compiling a 32-51-2 record and an IHSA Class 3A regional title in 2021.
North Central College football hits the road in fourth consecutive quarterfinal appearance
After a dominant victory over Trinity in the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs, North Central College football is moving on to the quarterfinal round for a fourth consecutive season. The Cardinals continued their undefeated season, improving to 12-0 on the year following the 71-28 win. North Central...
The Open Mat
KENOSHA, Wis. -- The Carthage College men's wrestling team welcomed the Elmhurst Bluejays to Tarble Arena on Thursday evening for a College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) dual. The Firebirds took control of the dual early on, and came away with a commanding victory at home. The Basics. Final...