Girls Track and Field: Four-hour delay can’t stop Lyons’ Kate Dickman from record-breaking 1,600 at state meet; Downers Grove North soars to sixth as team

A four-hour lightning and rain delay on Saturday in Charleston couldn't stop Lyons senior Kate Dickman from becoming one of three girls to break Katelynne Hart's 1,600-meter Class 3A record time. Also at state Saturday, Downers Grove North took sixth and set a program record for the most medals won and points earned at state, and Glenbard East's Lauren Huber completed a decorated athletic career by taking third in the 800.


Boys Track and Field: Tyler Yeager, Glenbard West hold off Wheaton Warrenville South to take sectional title at Hoffman Estates

Tyler Yeager and Glenbard West held off Wheaton Warrenville South to win the sectional championship at Hoffman Estates, the Hilltoppers' second consecutive team title, while Glenbard West teammate Sean Hopkins advanced in all four individual events after great battles with Lake Park junior Desmond Horton and WW South junior Reece Young.