News and articles about Oswego East high school sports, from Kendall County Now
Oswego East has tweaked its defensive scheme this season – but is still getting solid results on the field. That, the positives Plano can take from Richmond-Burton loss and Yorkville looks to get back on track against West Aurora in Josh Welge's football notes.
Back in Oswego after previously playing club soccer in Arizona, Israel Torres has been a difference-maker for Oswego East. On Monday Torres scored the Wolves' first goal, and they went on to a 3-0 win over Oswego, Oswego East's first win over its crosstown rival since 2016.
Winning six of her first seven races, and with a top 10 finish in Peoria, Sandwich freshman Sunny Weber is off to a brilliant start to her high school career. That, and notes on Yorkville and Oswego in Joshua Welge's cross country notebook.
Led by individual runner-up Bria Bennis, the York girls cross country team took home the Palatine Meet of Champions title on Saturday. Lyons was fourth and Downers Grove North fifth while Oswego East's Parker Nold was fourth in the boys race.
Here are results and recaps from every Week 5 game in the Record newspapers coverage area, plus photo galleries from select games.
Junior Christian Martyn won a foot race after hauling in a pass from Tre Jones for a 31-yard touchdown catch, breaking open Oswego East's eventual 21-3 win over West Aurora.
Sports reporter Chris Walker has live updates from Friday night’s Week 5 game between West Aurora and Oswego East.
Sandwich boys golfers won the championship of the Dwight Invite, Oswego East soccer picked up a big win over Plainfield North, plus Newark, Oswego and Parkview Christian volleyball were winners in Thursday's prep sports roundup.
Yorkville senior Mia Natividad shot a 2-over par 73 for an eight-shot win and her fourth consecutive Southwest Prairie Conference tournament title, while Minooka beat out Joliet Township by seven strokes to capture the team championship on Thursday at Whitetail Ridge.
Here are previews of the Week 5 football games for teams in the Record Newspapers coverage area.
Who is leading the Kendall County area statistically in rushing, passing and receiving through Week 4? Check it out!
Drew Czarnik made a parr putt on the final hole to rally Plainfield North to a one-shot win over Minooka and the Southwest Prairie Conference title. Oswego East's Connor Banks, who finished in a tie with Czarnik and Minooka's TJ Quinn, was medalist on a scorecard tiebreaker.
Lauren Ulrich had 12 kills and Kiara Wesseh 11 as Newark volleyball rallied past Serena in three sets, Parkview Christian volleyball won and more in Tuesday's prep sports roundup.
Vivian Campbell had a long service run in the second set to turn the tide, then delivered a kill at match point as Oswego East rallied past visiting Yorkville 21-25, 25-19, 25-16 to stay unbeaten in the Southwest Prairie Conference.
'Fearless' sophomore Isaiah Brown making a difference for 4-0 Yorkville in the return game, how the Foxes are rotating two quarterbacks, Oswego East's effective running game, Oswego gets back to 2-2 ahead of 'grind' and Plano looks for more balance in Josh Welge's football notes.