Twenty-two of our local football teams qualified for the postseason. From Evergreen Park in Class 4A all the way up to 8A, the Southland is represented.
Oct. 25 11:04 p.m. |
When St. Edward rolled to four straight easy victories in its new conference for its first perfect regular season, questions lingered over the severity of the Green Wave schedule.
Oct. 25 11:05 p.m. |
The eighth-seeded Mustangs (5-4) will travel down Eola Road to face top-seeded Waubonsie Valley (8-1) in Class 8A.
Oct. 25 10:47 p.m. |
A focused Trevians team advanced to the Class 3A Niles North Sectional semifinal match against Maine South on Tuesday.
Oct. 25 11:12 p.m. |
Aurora Christian makes 3A playoffs with 5-4 record, one of 10 Beacon-News area teams to qualify for the postseason.
Oct. 25 10:31 p.m. |
Saturday's Class 3A Metea Valley Regional Championship was a 3-1 victory for Batavia as opposed to the Neuqua Valley crew that was the winner 11 days ago when the two met on a cold, wet night to decide the Upstate Eight Championship between division winners.
Oct. 25 10:29 p.m. |
The Red Devils led wire to wire, riding the efforts of senior midfielder Jack Baderman (5-7, 140), who had two goals and an assist.
Oct. 25 10:10 p.m. |
Brian Chimino, Mike Clark and the Kankakee Daily Journal's Steve Soucie break down the pairings for the 2014 IHSA football playoffs.
Oct. 25 9:56 p.m. |
Scores and highlights from Saturday's high school sports action.
But they smelled like roses to the Redhawks, who dominated much of the action in beating West Aurora 2-0 to win the Class 3A Naperville Central Regional championship at Memorial Stadium.
Oct. 25 9:09 p.m. |
Matt Le Cren
Fabian Sustaita’s goal made it 2-0 with 14:05 left in the game and Andrew went on to a 4-1 win in Blue Island.
Oct. 25 8:40 p.m. |
The Wildcats beat Mundelein 1-0 on Saturday in the final of the Class 3A Libertyville Regional.
Oct. 25 8:23 p.m. |
In the 71st minute of a tied game, Heaton delivered for the No. 20 Redwings with a diving header from a sharply played service ball from Connor Mote.
Oct. 25 7:54 p.m. |
The goaltender came through with two huge saves and Stagg upset Bloom 1-0 by winning penalty kicks 4-3.
Oct. 25 7:46 p.m. |
Chen saw her bid for a repeat singles championship end in a 6-3, 6-3 semifinal loss to Hinsdale Central sophomore Bella Lorenzini.
Oct. 25 7:29 p.m. |
Aleks Grabowski sent a free kick from midfield that hit off the crossbar and bounced to an open Milosz Mordarski, who was able to control the ball and tap it into the right corner of the net.
Oct. 25 6:51 p.m. |
Carmel's Brienne Minor won the state tennis singles title while Hinsdale Central ran away with the team championship and the Stevenson duo of Vinaya Rao and Katherine Harvey won doubles Saturday.
Oct. 25 6:44 p.m. |
Eric Van Dril
Friars quarterback Jack Beneventi threw three interceptions, including one that halted the final drive, in a Catholic Green loss to the Spartans.
Oct. 25 6:31 p.m. |
Two early goals propelled Streamwood to keep its own Class 3A Streamwood Regional plaque with a 2-0 victory over a Larkin squad that was hoping for another Cinderella run.
Oct. 25 6:03 p.m. |
Jonah Beauduy and Carson Bartels have shared snaps every game, but Beauduy played almost every down against St. Viator on Saturday when Bartels left the game with a right leg injury early in the second quarter.
Oct. 25 5:06 p.m. |