| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Mike Kolzow's 44-yard interception return for a touchdown was about the only thing that went right for Naperville Central in the first half Saturday night.
He made big plays on both sides of the ball all night, and his interception in the end zone...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Not that it's anybody's business, but I'm going to take this opportunity to share something about myself with you, my 12 readers.
I was raised Jewish and educated in the District 21, 214 and University of Illinois public school systems.
Why is this...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Joliet Catholic at Montini
When: 1 p.m. Saturday
Records: Montini 11-0, Joliet Catholic 10-1.
On the offensive
Mike Ivlow (234 carries, 2,359 yards) was effective even when Joliet Catholic's offensive line was ravaged by injury, and he's been...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:48 PM
Wheaton North kept its DuPage Valley Conference title hopes alive Friday night with a 31-17 victory over Naperville Central.
The No. 14 Falcons now can claim a share of the DVC championship if it can knock off conference leader Glenbard North next...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 9:42 PM
DeKALB, Ill. — A pair of field goals was all Naperville Central's offense could manage in the Class 8A championship game Saturday night.
A blocked field goal was a fitting way to seal an unlikely state championship.
Dillon Grooss swatted the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:49 PM
After his third-quarter fumble led to a Homewood-Flossmoor go-ahead touchdown, Naperville Central's Ben Andreas couldn't have felt more miserable.
The senior's chance at redemption came a quarter later. He cashed in with an 80-yard scoring run through...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Tiffany Chen was "a little freshman" when she finished fourth last year at the girls state tennis tournament.
This year there was a freshman standing in the Naperville Central sophomore's way of the state title — Hinsdale Central's Bella...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:39 PM
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6A: Lincoln-Way North 21, Rich Central 6
After going three-and-out on...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:32 PM
See Dirty Word Games, a column by Suzan Shown Harjo, president of the Morning Star Institute in Washington, D.C., and a columnist for Indian Country Today. Here is my debate on this topic today with with host WGN AM 720......
| Oct 27, 2011
| 3:58 PM
Bridgette Caquatto was a lot better at gym than she was at Spanish this week in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Her teachers at Naperville Central High School should cut Caquatto some slack, since her mind was on her body.
"I got to Spanish 3 in school, and I...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 4:36 PM
A man was sentenced to 120 years in prison Monday for a 2005 attack in Wheaton in which he sexually assaulted a young mother and her infant daughter, “an act the devil himself would be loath to commit, ” according to the DuPage judge who...