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IC Catholic Prep football headed back to state title game

IC Catholic Prep football headed back to state title game

Knights to face No. 16 seed Pleasant Plains for 3A crown Friday in DeKalb. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep football team once again will have plans Thanksgiving weekend. The Knights will defend their 2016 Class 3A state title Friday in DeKalb at Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Stadium […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez recalls third-place state finish

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez recalls third-place state finish

Knights freshman girls cross-country runner makes school history. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep freshman girls cross-country standout Frankie Chaidez might need some help in the prognostication department—but in a good way. Chaidez said she was striving for a top 25 finish at the recent Class 1A girls state […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep football team headed to state semifinals

IC Catholic Prep football team headed to state semifinals

Knights to face off against Byron for trip to finals By Mike Miazga Correspondent It’s back to the state semifinals for the IC Catholic Prep football team. The Knights continued defense of their Class 3A state title with a 46-21 victory over Wilmington in Class 3A state quarterfinal action at […]

 
 

Fenton boys cross-country team finishes 23rd in state

Fenton boys cross-country team finishes 23rd in state

Bison girls volleyball team celebrates many positives. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Fenton boys cross-country team wrapped up its season by finishing 23rd at the Class 2A state finals held at Detweiller Park in Peoria. Fenton finished with 547 total points. Cristian Sanchez led the Bison with an 84th place […]

 
 

Willowbrook football team headed back to state quarterfinals

Willowbrook football team headed back to state quarterfinals

Palma runs in girls cross-country state meet. By Mike Miazga Correspondent It’s back to the state quarterfinals for the Willowbrook football team. The Warriors were 29-10 winners over visiting DeKalb in a Class 6A second-round playoff matchup in Villa Park. The win moves Willowbrook, the No. 4 seed in the […]

 
 

Willowbrook (10-1) at Crystal Lake Prairie Ridge (11-0)

Willowbrook (10-1) at Crystal Lake Prairie Ridge (11-0)

What: Quarterfinals of the Class 6A state football playoffs. When: Saturday, 1 p.m. Where: Prairie Ridge High School, Crystal Lake Seeds: Willowbrook is the No. 4 seed on the top half of the Class 6A bracket, while Prairie Ridge is the No. 1 seed. Up next: The winner of this […]

 
 

Wilmington (10-1) at IC Catholic Prep (10-1)

Wilmington (10-1) at IC Catholic Prep (10-1)

What: Quarterfinals of the Class 3A state football playoffs When: Friday or Saturday (Check IHSA.org for day and time) Where: Lewis Stadium at Plunkett Athletic Complex, Elmhurst Seeds: Wilmington is the No. 8 seed on the top half of the Class 3A bracket; IC Catholic Prep is the No. 5 […]

 
 

York graduate Less faring well at Northern Illinois University

York graduate Less faring well at Northern Illinois University

Hagstrom, Preuss also competing at college level. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York graduate Jordan Less is faring well as a member of the Northern Illinois University men’s golf team. NIU recently finished up its fall season at the Pinetree Intercollegiate in Kennesaw, Ga. Less finished tied for 23rd place in […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez third at Class 1A girls cross-country state finals

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez third at Class 1A girls cross-country state finals

York boys cross-country team sixth in Class 3A. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep freshman girls cross-country runner Frankie Chaidez had quite a showing at the recent Class 1A state finals meet in Peoria. Chaidez finished third in the state, becoming the first IC Catholic Prep girls cross-country runner […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez lauded for her character and hard work

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez lauded for her character and hard work

Knights boys cross-country team makes strides this fall. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Talk about a heck of a debut To say the least, IC Catholic Prep freshman girls cross-country runner Frankie Chaidez had herself quite the postseason. Chaidez started the postseason by placing fourth at the Metro Suburban Conference Blue […]