While St. Francis' TJ McMillen never visited campus, the junior fell in love with Illinois and its coaching staff from the start. McMillen committed to the Illini on Friday.
Margaret Slove fulfilled Richmond-Burton's goal of making it to the Class 1A state finals when she scored in the final five minutes Tuesday against IC Catholic to help the Rockets win the Class 1A Concordia University Supersectional.
Richmond-Burton will attempt to tackle its season-long goal of making it to the state final tournament when the Rockets play IC Catholic on Tuesday in the Class 1A Concordia University Supersectional in River Forest.
After waiting for more than two hours for weather to clear Saturday, Cary-Grove held off Woodstock North, 3-1, to win the Class 2A Burlington Central Regional championship.
Richmond-Burton's Reese and Layne Frericks found the net when it mattered most on Friday, scoring two goals apiece to help the Rockets win the Class 1A Marian Central Sectional title.
Marist's Ryan Sims gave himself a week to make sure the school he chose to play collegiate football at felt right. The junior wide receiver committed to Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.
Naperville Central put together a strong performance to win the Class 3A Lockport Sectional on Thursday night. Hinsdale Central finished second and Lockport finished third.
Nazareth's Justin Taylor had a goal to catch more college coaches' attention after his junior season. He caught Wisconsin's and committed to the Badgers last week.
Loyola quarterback Jake Stearney didn't want to wait any longer to make his college decision, committing to Colgate last Friday. Plus notes on Marist's Jamel Howard Jr., Nazareth's Justin Taylor and Gabe Kaminski and Mount Carmel's Darrion Dupree.
Huntley overcame a 5-3 deficit early in the third quarter to score nine unanswered goal in the Red Raiders' 14-8 win over Hampshire on Thursday night. Huntley took control of the Fox Valley Conference race with the win.
Jeff Howard has coached at almost every level of basketball. The new Plainfield South boys basketball coach wants to use that experience to build a program that can sustain success.
Crystal Lake Central's defense and goalkeeping have been one of the major reasons why the Tigers are FVC champions. Plus Jacobs' Anita Lewis signing with King University and more notes on McHenry and Prairie Ridge.
Crystal Lake Central wanted to end the season on top of the FVC standings alone. After the Tigers took down Prairie Ridge, 5-1, Tuesday and second-place Cary-Grove lost to Hampshire, that's exactly where Crystal Lake Central ended up.
Brooklynn Carlson tallied a hat trick in Crystal Lake Central's 7-1 win over McHenry on Thursday night, helping the Tigers stay on top of the Fox Valley Conference standings.
Richmond-Burton didn’t celebrate clinching its second straight KRC title Monday after it took down Harvard. The Rockets instead focused on what’s next. Plus notes on Cary-Grove, Huntley and postseason assignments.