| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Mount Carmel (Ill.) graduate Tyra Buss, who broke the state career scoring record with 4,897 points last season, was named girls basketball player of the year by the National High School Coaches Association on Monday.
Buss is one of 20 student-...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 3:39 PM
No. 5 St. Rita vs. No. 13 Mount Carmel
When: 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Records: St. Rita 3-0, Mount Carmel 1-2.
On the offensive: Tyre Lee is coming off consecutive 200-yard rushing performances for St. Rita, which also possesses a dangerous receiver in...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 8:29 PM
Connor Assalley remained focused Friday despite believing his teammates wouldn't need his services.
"Coach (Mike) Stine said the other day at practice that it would come down to me, but I didn't believe him," said Assalley, a junior kicker.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Naperville Central ran a beautiful play to end the game with a basket against Glenbard North on Saturday night, leading the gym to erupt in celebration. The only problem: The game wasn't over yet.
With the game knotted at 59 with 10 seconds left,...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Authorities are trying to sort out the mystery of a burning body found Wednesday near an area north of Los Angeles where authorities have been searching for a missing 19-year-old Naperville Central High School graduate.
Firefighters responded to a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:18 AM
A burning body was discovered today near an area north of Los Angeles where authorities have been searching for a missing 19-year-old Naperville Central High School graduate.
Firefighters responded to a call of a brush fire about three miles north of...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:40 AM
A burned body found north of Los Angeles last week is not that of a missing 19-year-old Naperville Central High School graduate, authorities say.
The body was discovered Sept. 4 near Castaic Lake not far from where police found Bryce Laspisa’s...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...