Stories about Yorkville high school sports
Newark volleyball was second at the Bradley Bourbonnais tournament, Yorkville was second in their bracket at the Plainfield Harvest tournament and Sandwich volleyball was third at the Plano tournament in Saturday's prep sports roundup.
Gavin Dooley tossed a 10-yard scoring strike to Trevor Hudak, who made a one-handed catch while keeping his feet in bounds to pull out a thrilling 20-17 overtime victory over Yorkville in a Southwest Prairie West game to keep the Indians' playoff hopes alive.
Oswego junior Audra Soderlind won the girls race at Friday's Southwest Prairie Conference meet, while the Oswego boys won the team title at Channahon. Oswego East's girls were second, with Yorkville third and Oswego East's Parker Nold second.
Sandwich volleyball topped Plano and Yorkville volleyball beat Joliet Central for their 11th straight win in Thursday's prep sports roundup.
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Yorkville overcame losing a late lead in the first set, and erased an eight-point deficit in the second to knock off Plainfield North 26-24, 25-23 in a matchup of Southwest Prairie Conference leaders on Tuesday in Yorkville.
'My brain can't comprehend it' Yorkville junior Mia Natividad shot a two-day 1-over par score of 145 to take second place at the Class 2A state tournament at Hickory Point Golf Course in downstate Forsyth.
Ty Carlson's electrifying 73-yard catch and DJ Parrott's big punt block were the big plays as Oswego East held off Yorkville 14-7 to clinch the Wolves' sixth straight playoff bid.
Yorkville junior Mia Natividad fired a 2-under par 70 for a one-shot lead after the first round of the Class 2A state tournament on Friday at Hickory Point Golf Course.Natividad, making her first state tournament appearance, leads Geneva senior Reese Clark, Mascoutah junior Sophia Florek and Barrington senior Mara Janess going into Saturday’s final round. Two other players are two shots back.
Yorkville volleyball won its third conference match in three days, highlighting Thursday's prep sports roundup.