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IC Catholic Prep boys cross-country team qualifies for sixth consecutive sectional

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys cross-country team finished fifth in conference this season. “Our team strength was learning how to spread out the race and not leaving it all for the kick,” said coach Jeff Fredrickson. “They improved on their racing techniques. What impressed me the […]

 
 

York student-athletes sign national letters of intent

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Earlier this week, 11 York High School student-athletes were scheduled to sign their national letters of intent to continue their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level next year. That group included York softball players Julia Derkowski (St. Lawrence University), Katherine Karnatz (Missouri-Kansas City) and […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep football team shuts out Stillman Valley; Knights in state quarterfinals for fourth year in a row

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep football team now is two steps away from getting a crack at a three-peat. The Knights headed west and recorded a 31-0 shutout win against Stillman Valley in a second-round Class 4A state football playoff game. IC Catholic Prep, which has won […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep football team wins 11th playoff game in a row; Knights move onto second round of Class 4A tournament

By Mike Miazga Correspondent As expected, the IC Catholic Prep football team took care of business in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs. The Knights were 49-8 winners over Chicago Raby in a game played at Lewis Stadium at Plunkett Athletic Complex in Elmhurst. IC Catholic Prep […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep boys cross country

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys cross-country team was 20th at the Class 1A Lisle sectional. The Knights had no individual state qualifiers. Zach Jordan took 105th with a time of 20:03. Liam Darce was 115th with a time of 22:16, while Jacob Schmidt was 133rd with […]

 
 

York girls cross country

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls cross-country team also is headed to Peoria. The Dukes, with only one senior in their top seven, took third at the Class 3A Niles West sectional to earn a state-qualifying berth. The Dukes had 94 team points. New Trier won the sectional with […]

 
 

York girls volleyball team wins regional title

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls volleyball team recorded a 28-26, 25-14 win over Glenbard North to win the Class 4A Addison Trail regional championship. It was York’s 21st regional title and ninth under coach Patty Iverson. The Dukes reached the final with a 25-4, 25-11 win over Maine […]

 
 

York boys cross-country team headed to state meet; Kern individual champion

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys cross-country team is headed back to familiar environs. The Dukes, with no seniors in their top 7, took third at the Class 3A Niles West sectional to earn a team spot in Saturday’s state finals race in Peoria. York was third with 102 […]

 
 

Timothy Christian nets 25-8 season record

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian girls volleyball team lost 20-25, 27-25, 25-17 to Chicago Christian in a Metro Suburban Conference Blue Division match. The Trojans finished the regular season 25-8 overall and 5-2 in MSC Blue play. Campbell Marshall led the Trojans with 28 assists, two kills and […]

 
 

York football team quadruples win total from last year

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York football team closed out the 2018 season on a high note with a 14-7 West Suburban Conference Silver Division win against Downers Grove North. The win put York at 4-5 overall and 3-3 in WSC Silver play. The Dukes were a win shy of […]