Stories about Marian Central high school sports
Meet the 2022 Northwest Herald All-Area boys tennis team.
Curtis Price would only leave as Marian Central's AD for one other job, the one at his alma mater Chicago St. Rita. When that job came open and St. Rita called, Price answered.
Marian Central wide receiver Christian Bentancur is up to 28 scholarship offers, with the latest two coming from Ohio State and Florida, then one from Clemson two days later. Michigan, Oklahoma and Oregon also joined his list recently.
Krista Hermann hit two homers as Woodstock North's softball team beat Prairie Ridge, 9-3, to win its first regional title in program history. Plus more postseason results in baseball, girls soccer, boys tennis and lacrosse.
University of Wisconsin LaCrosse freshman Kyra Lard, a McHenry East graduate, had hits in 27 of her team's final 31 games and finished with a .410 batting average. Lard was named Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year.
Prairie Ridge's Elena Smith tossed a complete-game shutout to lead the Wolves to a 3-0 win over Harvard in their Class 3A Woodstock North Regional semifinal. Plus more postseason results in baseball and tennis in Thursday's prep roundup.
Crystal Lake South's Jackson Schuetzle will make his return to the boys tennis state tournament after playing through a stress fracture in his lower back. The Class 1A and 2A state meet begins Thursday.
Woodstock North will send three players to next weekend’s state tournament after a second-place team finish Saturday at the Class 1A Belvidere North Sectional. Plus more postseason tennis and boys lacrosse results.
Richmond-Burton's Lilly Alberts was not ready for her high school career to end on Friday at the IHSA Girls Track and Field State Meet. Alberts qualified for the Class 2A finals in the 200 and 400 meters.
Woodstock narrowly defeated crosstown rival Woodstock North to capture the Class 2A Belvidere Boys Track and Field Sectional title on Thursday.
Marian Central’s Brodee Vermette and Frank Lavin each had three hits to help the Hurricanes past Marengo, 8-5, on Thursday in a Class 2A Richmond-Burton Regional semifinal. Read more results in Thursday's roundup.
Huntley's Jessie Ozzauto and Vicky Evtimov are valuable relay pieces for a team that hopes to make a run for a trophy at the IHSA Girls Track and Field State Meet this weekend.
Mikayla Weel’s two-out single to right field drove in two as Jacobs walked-off Crystal Lake Central, 11-10, in a Fox Valley Conference softball contest Tuesday afternoon. Plus results in girls soccer, baseball and more.
McHenry County College rallied from a 9-2 deficit in the bottom of the sixth inning to sweep Lake County and advance to the NJCAA Region 4 Division II Tournament.
A pair of goals from Sidney Gerstenkorn helped Marian Central to a 3-1 overtime win over Johnsburg on Friday in the Class 1A Woodstock Regional championship. Read more postseason results in Friday's roundup.