| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Naperville Central's girls volleyball team took care of business in its opening round playoff game, defeating 21st seeded Bartlett on Monday night at Geneva High School, 25-12, 25-12. The win advances the 12th seeded Redhawks to the second round, where...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Enjoy your stay: Naperville Central High School students are checking into Neil Simon's "Plaza Suite," which runs Nov. 6 to Nov. 8.
"I chose this comedy because I think it is one of Simon's more complicated shows," explained Director Tom Ulbrich. "It...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:56 PM
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has changed its admissions system with the hope that no more students will feel like B-list applicants, invited to join the class only after getting a second look.
In an effort to make students from...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 8:48 AM
It may have been their first season as tennis partners, but Highland Park High School seniors Casey Frommer and Lizzie Raab performed as if they've played together for years at the Illinois High School Association's girls' championship tournament last...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Matt Fleming has done most of his damage for Simeon at receiver and defensive back this season.
For the last two weeks, the senior has saved his biggest highlight for botched punt snaps.
Fleming's 25-yard completion after a bad punt snap early in...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:47 PM
The end of daylight savings time altered Simeon's football practice routine..
By losing an hour of sunlight, the Wolverines were forced to seek alternative practice venues away from its usual spot at West Chatham Park.
"Our home field has no lights...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:12 PM
No. 3 Loyola at Mount Carmel
When: 7:15 p.m. Friday, Gately Stadium
Records: Loyola 7-1, Mount Carmel 4-4
On the offensive: Lost in the surprise of Mount Carmel's difficult season has been the emergence of junior running back Anthony Ries, who is...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:30 PM
A familiar name, and a familiar school, sit atop the leaderboards after Day 2 of the Illinois High School Association girls state tennis meet.
No. 1 seed Tiffany Chen, from Naperville Central, is marching toward history. The junior hopes to become the...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:44 PM
New postseason. Same old story.
Naperville Central was not necessarily a dominant state champion in 2013, but the Redhawks always seemed to do everything right when their backs were to the wall.
Trailing twice by 14 points and unable to run the ball,...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Simeon has fielded some really good teams over the years, but it's usually playing for the Prep Bowl by now.
Only three times , in 1990, '92 and 2011, had the Wolverines reached the state quarterfinals, and they didn't win any of those games.
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:49 PM
After playing such an important part in Naperville Central's run to a Class 8A state football title last year, senior linebacker Bobby McMillen found himself in unfamiliar territory in the fourth quarter of last week's season-opener against Waubonsie...