| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:47 PM
PEORIA — Rare is the Illinois High School Association state cross country meet in which a Class 1A champion runs faster than the 3A winner.
Meet Effingham St. Anthony freshman Anna Sophia Keller.
Champion of the Illinois Elementary School...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:38 AM
It was a season that could make your head spin.
For a while, Highland Park's football team was close to making history after winning seven of its first eight games.
After a narrow escape against Niles North on Oct. 18, the team stood 7-1....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Both Highland Park baseball player Liam Carter and golfer Patrick Flavin signed letters-of-intent to play at the Division I level of their respective sports on Nov. 12.
The paths they took to get there, however, were a little different.
Flavin, who is...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Subtraction by addition?
The likely additions of Neuqua Valley, Waubonsie Valley and Metea Valley could make the DuPage Valley Conference too strong for its own good. Not only will making the playoffs be more of a challenge, but remaining healthy enough...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:32 PM
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FINAL 3A: Stillman Valley 43, St. Joseph-Ogden 41
DEKALB - An offsides...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Naperville Unit District 203 officials this week found that elevating a school activity to become a state-sanctioned sport is not an easy process.
"A lot of things go into it, rather than just saying yes or no," said Superintendent of Schools Dan...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Homer Glen's Anthony Thompson was a freshman when he watched from the stands as Mount Carmel won a Class 8A Illinois High School Association state football championship.
As a sophomore backup quarterback with the Caravan, he watched his team win the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Girls lacrosse teams at both Naperville North and Central high schools are making a push to be recognized as a sanctioned sport instead of a club.
Players and parents from both schools brought their plea to the Naperville Unit District 203 school...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Sandburg High School senior tennis player Molly Traverso has spent most of her career at the Orland Park school playing doubles and qualified for the IHSA state tournament in doubles her sophomore and junior season.
Now she is the No. 1 singles player...
| Oct 3, 2013
News briefs from Libretyville, Lake Bluff, Lake Forest and Lincolnshire.
Kevin Holly and Willa Innis, staff members of the Libertyville High School Fine Arts Department, received an award of merit in the marketing...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Double sessions in the scorching August sun are as much a part of high school football as two-way players and Friday night lights.
In Illinois, however, they are becoming a thing of the past.
Football injuries and heat-related deaths have become a...