| 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 30, 2013
| 9:43 PM
DeKALB, Ill. — Loyola coach John Holecek's decision to play it aggressively late in last week's game contrasted with his approach to play it safe Saturday.
Holecek's gutsy calls in last week's 15-14 semifinal win over Stevenson included a fake...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Naperville Central's offense never let up.
The host Redhawks scored touchdowns in four of five possessions in the first half, then scored the first 23 points of the second half Friday night to pull away to a 58-35 nonconference triumph over Neuqua...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:39 PM
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6A: Lincoln-Way North 21, Rich Central 6
After going three-and-out on...
| 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 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 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...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:01 PM
No. 1 Mount Carmel at No. 2 Loyola
When: 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Records: Mount Carmel 5-0, Loyola 5-0.
On the offensive
Matt Domer, Mount Carmel's Illinois-bound running back, has lived up to his reputation. His speed as the dive man in the option...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Naperville Central has won its first five games heading into Friday's pivotal DuPage Valley Conference showdown at Wheaton Warrenville South.
But the Redhawks' quest to return to the playoffs began last November.
Naperville Central senior...
| 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...
| 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...