| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 10:38 AM
Sisters Mackenzie and Bridgette Caquatto of Naperville made the 11-member senior women's national team after solid performances in the U.S. Gymnastics Championships that ended Saturday in St. Paul, Minn.
It was the third straight selection for Mackenzie,...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Three people -- including a high school student -- face heroin-related charges after Naperville police said they were arrested this week during drug sales.
On Wednesday, a 17-year-old Naperville High School student was seen taking part in a drug...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 5:39 AM
With Naperville Central High School senior Bridgette Caquatto posting the best score of the competition on the uneven bars, the U.S. women won the team gymnastics gold medal at the Pan American Games Monday in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Team USA had 219.750...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 6:03 PM
Gymnast Bridgette Caquatto, a senior at Naperville Central High School, won the gold medal Wednesday in the individual all-around at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Caquatto, 17, became the seventh straight U.S. woman to win the event at...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Gymnast Bridgette Caquatto of Naperville won the uneven bars Thursday, giving her three gold medals at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Caquatto, 17, edged teammate Shawn Johnson, a 2008 Olympic gold medalist, 14.525 to 14.500.
| 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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 9:57 AM
"The Second City's Girls' Night Out": Not to be confused with "Girls Night: The Musical," which just opened in the city. This Second City touring show is geared for the gentler sex — though anyone who has seen the work Second City's alumnae have...