Stories about Lyons Township high school sports
Batavia senior guard Brooke Carlson, who led her team to its first-ever sectional championship, and Nazareth senior guard Amalia Dray, who led the Roadrunners to their third straight state tournament appearance, led players earning All-State recognition by the Associated Press.
Olivia Austin and Stella Sakalas made key plays in the fourth quarter to help Nazareth beat Lyons Township in a Class 4A Mother McAuley Sectional semifinal.
Collin Carrigan left his championship stamp at Glenbard West on Saturday, as the North Carolina recruit beat Lyons senior Gunnar Garelli in overtime for the Hilltoppers' first state title in 58 years. Meanwhile, Montini and IC Catholic Prep both crowned two state champs.
The stages are set for both the boys and girls wrestling IHSA individual state tournaments. Here is a list of wrestlers from the Suburban Life coverage area who will compete in their respective state tournaments.
Glenbard West hosted the Class 3A Glenbard West Regional wrestling meet in Glen Ellyn on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024.
On the heels of the Downers Grove North boys basketball team’s run to the Final Four last season, and the football team reaching the Class 8A state championship, the Trojans’ girls basketball team is making their own noise.
Downers Grove North hosted Lyons Township in girls varsity basketball on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024.
The IHSA state competitive dance finals took place in Bloomington on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2024.
The Dukes ended one 36-year streak Saturday. They tied for first at the West Suburban Conference Silver Meet. “Is that the last time we won conference? That’s just crazy,” said Angela Stangarone, who won all-around (37.275) by 1.825 points,
Cameron Mercer hit six 3-pointers, Stefan Cicic had three dunks and Steven Brown caused havoc all game pushing the pace and banging the boards as Riverside-Brookfield maintained a double-digit lead for much of the game in an eventual 68-60 win over Lyons.
Lyons Township girls varsity basketball hosted Downers Grove North in La Grange on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024.
Ann Stephens scored on a putback lay-in with 0.8 seconds left to propel visiting Downers Grove North to a 36-35 victory over Lyons in a key West Suburban Silver game on Tuesday.
Lyons Township and DeKalb met Friday in the Burlington Central Martin Luther King Jr. boys basketball tournament.
LT coach Meghan Hutchens benched 13 players, including four starters, for disciplinary reasons and called up six freshmen and sophomores from the lower levels in a loss to Sandburg on Saturday.
Geneva built an 18-point lead midway through the third quarter and held off a late Lyons charge for a 48-44 win at the Grow the Game Showcase hosted by Stevenson.