Stories about Hinckley-Big Rock high school sports
Kaneland’s Josh Pehl and Cody Ganzon advanced to day two of the Class 2A State Finals at Weibring Golf Course in Normal on Friday.
Sycamore’s Brianna Chamoun and Kaneland’s Katherine Marshall advanced out of the Class 2A Belvidere Sectional on Monday at Timber Pointe Golf Club.
DeKalb volleyball came away victorious in a come-from-behind thriller against Waubonsie Valley at home on Saturday in DeKalb.
Hinckley-Big Rock’s Sammy Kerlin is headed to sectionals following a seventh-place individual finish at the Class 1A River Forest Regional at the Fresh Meadows GC in Hillside on Thursday.
Genoa-Kingston wrapped up the Big Northern Conference championship with a resounding 7-1 win over Rockford Christian in which Junior Leon went off for five goals all on his own Tuesday in Rockford.
Kaneland opened the Interstate Eight Conference Tournament in explosive fashion at home in Maple Park on Monday with a 10-0 blowout of Plano.
Junior Leon led the way for Genoa-Kingston, scoring three goals in the Cogs’ 8-1 win over host Stillman Valley on Tuesday.
Nick Mitchinson had the kind of day that comes around only once in a great while on Monday, scoring a whopping seven goals for Kaneland in an 8-1 win on the road in Plano.
Genoa-Kingston added five more wins to its impressive tally on Saturday to improve to 19-0 on the season by sweeping through the Hampshire Invite.
Kaneland continued its red-hot season on the road in Sandwich on Tuesday with a 25-15, 25-15 win.