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York girls basketball team reaches regional final

York girls basketball team reaches regional final

Timothy Christian’s Strube headed to 3-point shooting state finals. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls basketball team advanced to the championship game of the recent Class 4A Hoffman Estates regional. York lost 54-30 in the regional final to Geneva. The Dukes advanced to the regional title game after defeating […]

 
 

Willowbrook’s Jessen finishes second at state wrestling

Tiberi competes in girls’ state bowling finals. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Willowbrook junior wrestler Jack Jessen placed second in the state at the recent Class 3A state finals held in Champaign. Jessen lost 13-3 to Chicago Heights Marian’s Kordell Norfleet, a senior, in the 182-pound state final. Norfleet improved to […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Victor Vargas qualifies for his first state finals meet.

IC Catholic Prep’s Victor Vargas qualifies for his first state finals meet.

Opportunity knocks IC Catholic Prep’s Victor Vargas qualifies for his first state finals meet. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Not only did Victor Vargas change schools; he changed wrestling styles as well. Vargas transferred from Fenton to IC Catholic Prep where he now is a junior who recently finished his wrestling […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep wrestling standout Bianchini breaks 100 career win barrier

IC Catholic Prep wrestling standout Bianchini breaks 100 career win barrier

The hundred club By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep junior wrestler Joey Bianchini hit a prep statistical milestone this year. Bianchini’s dominance on the mat led him to eclipsing the 100 career win barrier in just his third high-school season. He had 38 wins this season after winning the […]

 
 

York girls bowling team finishes 20th in state

York girls bowling team finishes 20th in state

Dukes boys swimming team qualifies multiple individuals for state: Hoffmann wrestles at state By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls bowling team finished 20th at the recent IHSA girls bowling state finals at Cherry Bowl Lanes near Rockford. The Dukes finished with a total pinfall of 5,234 and averaged 174.5 […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Bianchini wins regional wrestling title

IC Catholic Prep’s Bianchini wins regional wrestling title

Knights’ boys basketball team wins in double overtime. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Three IC Catholic Prep wrestlers won regional titles at the recent Class 1A Walther Christian regional in Melrose Park. As a team, the Knights placed fifth at the recent Class 1A Walther Christian regional in Melrose Park. IC […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Bianchini wins regional wrestling title

Knights’ boys basketball team wins in double overtime. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Three IC Catholic Prep wrestlers won regional titles at the recent Class 1A Walther Christian regional in Melrose Park. As a team, the Knights placed fifth at the recent Class 1A Walther Christian regional in Melrose Park. IC […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports Reports

Cronin, Hill advance to sectionals for York girls gymnastics team York announces changes to coaching staff; Five Dukes athletes sign NLIs. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls gymnastics team recently qualified two individuals out of the recent Geneva regional. Freshman Megan Cronin tied for fourth on vault with a […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports Report

IC Catholic Prep earns state football sportsmanship award Timothy Christian girls basketball team receiving contributions from sophomore players. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep High School recently was selected to receive the Illinois High School Association sportsmanship banner award in conjunction with the school’s football team winning the Class […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports Report

IC Catholic Prep to host athletic combine Saturday IHSA implements pitch count for high-school baseball teams. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep is hosting an athletic combine this Saturday (Jan. 7) from 7-10 p.m. in the IC Catholic Prep gymnasium. All seventh- and eighth-grade boys and girls are invited […]