Stories about Naperville North high school sports
Johnny Murillo scored on a free kick midway through the first half, Luis Gonzalez added a goal, and Morton held off Naperville North 2-1 in Tuesday's Class 3A Lewis Supersectional to advance to state.
Freshman Elle Norquist served the last eight points of the match with four service aces, and Yorkville ended Thursday's regional final with a monster 18-2 run to beat Naperville North 15-25, 25-20, 25-15 and win the Foxes' first regional championship since 2007.
Jacob Ryu connected on a corner kick header with 17:55 left, lifting Naperville North's soccer team past St. Charles East 3-2 on Thursday.
Sports reporter Len Eisele has live coverage from Friday night’s Naperville North vs. DeKalb football game here
Paige Lauterwasser had 10 kills, helping lead Naperville North past Batavia 25-16 25-18 on Thursday.
Ethan Robert ran for 161 yards and three touchdowns, and Naperville North overcame a fierce effort from Carson Forney for a 35-13 win over Benet.
A deep and talented DuPage Valley Conference makes it one of the most unpredictable conferences in the state.
With leading scorer Sebastian Carranza playing less than two minutes with an ankle injury, St. Charles East dropped a 1-0 decision to Naperville North on Saturday, the Saints' first loss since March 23.
Neuqua Valley made it through the DuPage Valley unscathed in 2019, but quality programs across the board in the DVC will make it a tough challenge to repeat this spring.
Margaret Temple scored 17 points in Benet's win over Naperville North Wednesday.