High school sports roundup for Wednesday, Sept. 15: Medalist Gavin Hjelle, Oswego East beat Minooka to improve to 9-0 in SPC duals


Oswego East 157, Minooka 180

Medalist Gavin Hjelle shot a 37, and the Wolves improved to 9-0 in SPC duals with a win at Heritage Bluff. Isaac McCumber shot a career-low 38 and Camden Bonney, Eric Lewis and Ethan Gustafson also scored for Oswego East.

Kaneland 155, Sandwich 194

Noah Campbell, Kadin Kern and Nick Sullivan each shot rounds of 48 and Michael Barbey a 50 for the Indians at Hughes Creek.


Sandwich 210, Plano 231, Dwight 233

Sandwich won a triangular meet on Wednesday at Edgebrook. Alijah Campbell led the way, shooting a 45. Melody Goldstein shot a 52, Georgia Vehe a 53 and Jayden Baumbach a 60 for Sandwich.

Plano’s Faith Malloy was the meet medalist, shooting a 38. Kendal Flodstrom carded a 54, KC Polomchak a 63 and Jesselle Montano a 68.


Mendota d. Sandwich 25-18, 13-25, 25-19

Alexis Sexton had 21 assists, 13 service points and seven digs, Claire Allen eight kills, two blocks and five points, Alyssa Broce seven digs, five points and two kills, Audrey Rome nine kills, six digs and two blocks and Breanna Sexton 10 digs and three service points for Sandwich 9-9).


Newark/Seneca 1, Earlville 0

Angel Fernandez scored the game’s only goal and Logan Pasakarnis had 10 saves for Newark/Seneca.


Yorkville JV 5, Coal City 0

The Foxes received wins from Kat Koppin at No. 1 singles, Sophia Angername at No. 2 singles and the doubles teams of Paige Phillips and Nola Tellone, Sarah Taylor and Andra Graver and Trinity Stewart and Natalia Maldonado.

Joshua  Welge

Joshua Welge

I am the Sports Editor for Kendall County Newspapers, the Kane County Chronicle and Suburban Life Media, covering primarily sports in Kendall, Kane, DuPage and western Cook counties. I've been covering high school sports for 24 years. I also assist with our news coverage.