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York High School Player of the Week

Matt Buckley York Boys Golf Buckley shot an even-par 72 at the recent West Suburban Conference Silver Division meet. Buckley’s 72 earned him all-conference honors and helped York finish third in the tournament with a 304 team score.

 
 

Swinging into the top-20

Swinging into the top-20

The York girls golf team had a host of players finish in the top 20 at the recent West Suburban Conference varsity and JV meets. Earning top-20 honors were, from left: Jenna Koeppen, Katie Wegmann, Elle Borchardt, Allison Evans, Rachel Perry and Cassie Zika.

 
 

Busting out

Busting out

Dukes junior Josiah Scott rushes the ball against Willowbrook on Friday, Sept. 29 in Villa Park. Scott scored York’s fist TD on a 64 year run in the first quarter.

 
 

Willowbrook Football week 7 preview

Willowbrook Football week 7 preview

Willowbrook (5-1, 3-0) at Morton (1-5, 1-2) When: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Where: Morton West High School, Berwyn Last week: Willowbrook 45, York 22; Downers Grove South 18, Morton 0 Last year: Willowbrook 49, Morton 20 Outlook: Willowbrook needs one win to secure a guaranteed return to the playoffs for a […]

 
 

Gooooooal!

Gooooooal!

  CHRIS FOX PHOTO/Elmhurst Independent Gooooooal! York junior Edwardo DelCarmen scored a goal in the second half of the Dukes 3-0 victory over Willowbrook on Saturday, Sept. 16 in Villa Park.

 
 

Elmhurst sports report

Elmhurst sports report

IC Catholic Prep football team blows out Bishop McNamara York football team loses to New Trier. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The wins keep piling up for the IC Catholic Prep football program. The Knights, the defending Class 3A state champions, hit the road to Kankakee in Week 1 and came […]

 
 

Cross Country gets underway at Indian Trail

Cross Country gets underway at Indian Trail

SUBMITTED PHOTO Addison Independent Indian Trail Junior High students got a head start on the cross country season by participating in a summer running camp offered the first three weeks of August. Coaches Dave Pytko and Sherri Perez are running the camp which allows 6th, 7th and 8th graders some […]

 
 

Addison Trail hosts Blackhawks Blind Hockey program

Addison Trail hosts Blackhawks Blind Hockey program

On Aug. 17, nearly 40 youths with visual impairments had the opportunity to play hockey at Addison Trail through the Blackhawks Blind Hockey’s “Try Hockey” program. Many of the participants were from the School Association for Special Education in DuPage County (SASED). The Blackhawks provided an inflatable rink, and participants […]

 
 

Making them (Emerald) green with envy

Making them (Emerald) green with envy

Elmhurst sports photo caption for 8/24/17 issue Emeralds 14U all stars PHOTO SUBMITTED/The Elmhurst Independent Rene Sotos and Alyssa Kontopoulos of the 14U Elmhurst Emeralds softball team competed in the league all-star game at Louisville Slugger Park in Peoria recently. Sotos had two base hits and Kontopoulos won the skills […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

Joshua LaBounty York Boys Golf LaBounty, a sophomore, shot a 1-over-par 73 from the blue tees at the recent Addison Trail Invitational held at Joliet Country Club. LaBounty’s score helped York take second in the competitive 20-team field with a 310 team score.