| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It's worth noting when a school building reaches 50 years of educating students, but it's a point of pride when many graduates go on to become famous athletes, performers or successful businesspeople.
A celebratory picnic after school on Friday paid...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:05 PM
For the Neuqua Valley girls' basketball team, it was the wrong time to have a bad night shooting.
Matched against the state's top ranked Whitney Young in the elite eight match-up in the IHSA 4A playoffs on Monday night, the Wildcats had their worst...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:09 AM
It wasn't the prettiest basketball game, but that didn't bother Neuqua Valley girls who defeated Benet Academy 54-37 in the IHSA 4A playoffs on Monday night at Joliet Central High School. The Wildcats now advance to the sectional championship game against...
| May 14, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Five members of the Neuqua Valley girls basketball team signed letters-of-intent to continue their athletic and academic careers.
Najee Smith landed a Division I spot as she will play at Western Michigan.
Lauren Devekis signed up with Lawrence....
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The Neuqua Valley girls basketball team, ranked No. 1 in the Joliet bracket, defeated third-ranked Oswego High School on Thursday night to win the sectional championship and advance to the round of eight in the IHSA 4A state basketball playoffs. But...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:28 PM
The Illinois High School Association announced Tuesday its legislative committee had approved a proposed by-law change that would eliminate full-contact football practices during the summer.
The proposed rule change now goes to IHSA member schools. If a...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Two of the 26 athletes honored by the Illinois High School Association April 21 in Bloomington for making the All-State Academic team hailed from Downers Grove North High School — cross country and track stars Zachary Smith and Stephanie Urbancik....
| May 21, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Immaculate Conception sophomore Mikko Eguia was an automatic qualifier for the IHSA Class 1A girls state track and field meet.
Eguia took second in the 800-meter run with a time of 2 minutes, 32.63 seconds at the Lisle Sectional on May 15. Aurora...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The Illinois High School Association announced Tuesday that member schools had voted to eliminate full-pad drills from summer football practices, effective for the upcoming season.
The vote bans full-pad and full-contact drills during the summer...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:13 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Walking to the tunnel following Saturday's Class 3A state title game, Montini coach Jason Nichols smiled and playfully nudged senior Kateri Stone.
The Broncos defeated Joliet Catholic 57-44 to win their fourth girls basketball state...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BLOOMINGTON -- Since 2007, Montini's only dual-meet losses to an Illinois opponent were delivered by Oak Park the past two seasons.
The Broncos set a record with their seventh consecutive state championship Saturday, but to win No. 8, they'll likely...