Stories about Lyons Township high school sports
Paige Syswerda became the first girl in Wheaton North volleyball history to notch 1,000 career assists, Lyons volleyball beat Oak Park-River Forest in a matchup of teams unbeaten in the West Suburban Silver, and Montini and Glenbard East were also winners in Tuesday's roundup.
The top three teams held firm. But they were the only ones as there was plenty of movement throughout the entire poll. Check out the full Friday Night Drive Power Rankings.
Jake Melion, taking on a bigger role after York starting running back Kelly Watson left with an ankle injury, made the most of it with 114 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries, helping power the Dukes past Lyons 27-14 in a showdown of West Suburban Silver unbeatens.
Here are game-by-game previews and picks of Week 5 football games around the Suburban Life coverage area
Jordan Heatherly had 16 kills, 26 assists and 10 digs to lead Montini volleyball past Whitney Young, and Lyons volleyball and Glenbard East soccer were also winners in Wednesday's prep sports roundup.
Hersey, St. Charles North and Lyons broke into the poll for the first time, while Prospect and Jacobs continue to shoot up our board. Check out the full Friday Night Drive Power Rankings.
Benet rallied past Lyons Township on Saturday to win its fifth Wheaton Classic title in the last 10 years.
Patrick Kracker scored the game's lone goal Saturday to lift Lyons to a 1-0 win over Morton, ending Morton's 32-game home unbeaten streak.
Following in his All-State older brother's footsteps, Lyons junior Collin Sullivan has made the position switch to defender, and had a key goal in a dramatic win over New Trier. That, plus notes on Wheaton Academy, Riverside-Brookfield and more in Bob Narang's soccer notes.
Here are game-by-game previews of Week 4 football games around the Suburban Life coverage area
Benet volleyball beat defending state champion Metea Valley, Willowbrook volleyball won the Leyden Invite, Willowbrook golf took third at the West Chicago Invite plus results from Lyons volleyball in the Suburban Life prep sports roundup.
A dense concentration of undefeated teams in a small amount of conferences could easily lead one to believe that parity it starting to hit the ranks of IHSA football.
Danny Montesano's end-zone interception with 38.9 seconds remaining clinched Lyons Township's 10-7 win over Hinsdale Central, the unbeaten Lions' first win over their West Suburban Silver rivals since 2013.
Lyons Township hosted Hinsdale Central in Week 3 of the 2022-23 football season in Western Springs on Friday, Sept. 9, 2022.
Here are previews of Week 3 football games around the Suburban Life coverage area.