Stories about Coal City high school sports
After another winter where our area was well-represented at the IHSA State Finals, here is the 2023-24 Herald-News All-Area Boys Wrestling Team.
Peotone's Kiernan Farmer spent a great deal of time traveling in order to improve and become a state champion
Marian Central faces Coal City in the Class 1A state dual team wrestling championship.
Coal City wrestling advances to final four, Lockport, Lincoln Way East swimmers advance and nine area qualifiers still alive for titles in girls wrestling and more in Friday's Herald sports roundup.
Plainfield North wins on a buzzer beater, Bolingbrook, Joliet Catholic, Lemont and Wilmington among regional winners: Herald News Sports Roundup for Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2024.
Coal City boys wrestling advanced to the state quarterfinals with a 60-15 win Tuesday over De La Salle. Plus more local results in Tuesday's roundup.
Joliet Catholic, Reed-Custer win boys basketball. That and more in Monday's roundup.
Lincoln-Way East boys swimming claimed a sectional title Saturday.
Lockport’s Justin Wardlow, Coal City's Landin Benson and the Joliet Catholic duo of Dillan Johnson and Jason Hampton will be wrestling for state championshipsy, while Joliet West led by Ella Steinke sits atop the standings at the girls bowling state finals.
Peotone's Madi Schoeder had 22 points to lead the Blue Devils to a Class 2A Chicago Christian Regional championship victory. Providence and Bolingbrook also won regional titles in girls basketball Thursday.
Lemont, Providence Catholic wins boys basketball, Romeoville wins girls track and field in Wednesday's roundup.
Joliet West girls basketball will play for a regional championship after taking down Bloom on Tuesday in a Class 4A Joliet Central Regional semifinal. Read that and much more in Tuesday's local roundup.
Coal City, Lincoln-Way West, Manteno win girls basketball postseason contests. That and more in Monday's roundup.
Coal City will send 10 wrestlers to the state tournament, while Joliet Central, Morris, Wilmington and Dwight advanced in girls basketball regionals.
Lemont clinches share of conference crown, Joliet West, Providence, Plainfield North, Plainfield South, and Lincoln-Way East were also winners in boys hoops action: Herald News Sports roundup for Friday, Feb. 9, 2024.