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 By Mark Gregory    Sports 

Benet completes perfect playoff run with 2-0 shutout in state final

As if winning the IHSA Class 2A soccer championship wasn't enough, the way Benet Academy won was unprecedented. The Redwings defeated Crystal Lake South 2-0 – the eighth... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports 

Despite loss to the state's top-ranked team, Notre Dame has one of school's best seasons

If only the game were a little bit longer. Notre Dame found its offensive rhythm in the second half of the second round matchup at Lincoln-Way East, but needed more time as the... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports 

Big second half leads Minooka to win over Edwardsville in Class 8A playoffs

After watching Edwardsville (8-3) score the last 10 points of the first half, the host Minooka went to its halftime locker room trailing the Tigers 17-14. That was all the scoring... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Ryan Ostry    Sports 

Minooka falls to nationally-ranked Benet Academy

A loss to a 39-1 team that is ranked No. 12 in the nation by USA Today is nothing to be ashamed about. Minooka (32-8, 10-1) fell to the No.2 ranked team in the state in two sets at... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports 

Plainfield North volleyball team set out to win a regional title and came close to even more

The Plainfield North volleyball team had a goal this season – and that goal was met. With a 22-25, 25-23, 29-27 win over Naperville North on Halloween night, the Tigers won the Os... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Ryan Ostry    Sports 

Trojans fall to WWS in Class 7A second round

The final 28-7 loss to Wheaton Warrenville South is not indicative of the way Downers Grove North performed in the Class 7A second-round playoff game. The Trojans (6-5, 2-4) went... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports 

Benet heads to state, rematch with Marist up first

For the second-straight season, the IHSA girls Class 4A state volleyball finals will feature a match between a pair of nationally ranked teams. And, for the second-straight season... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports 

Bolingbrook needs two overtime periods to defeat Oswego in second round of Class 8A playoffs

The last time Bolingbrook was in the IHSA Class 8A quarterfinals was 2014 after defeating Oswego 31-28 in overtime to get past the second round. Saturday night, the Raiders... — Updated 11/13/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

Bolingbrook uses 2OT to get past Oswego

The last time Bolingbrook was in the IHSA Class 8A quarterfinals was 2014 after defeating Oswego 31-28 in overtime to get past the second round. Saturday night, the Raiders... — Updated 11/10/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports

Defending Class 5A State Champion Hilltoppers start fast - hand Mt. Zion first loss of season

In their IHSA Class 5A second-round playoff game with undefeated Mt. Zion on Saturday, the defending Class 5A State Champions from Joliet Catholic Academy got off to a quick start. The Hilltoppers opened up a 27-0 lead at the half... — Updated 11/10/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports

Unbeaten Indians second-half avalanche buries Edwardsville

After watching Edwardsville (8-3) score the last 10 points of the first half, the host Minooka went to its halftime locker room trailing the Tigers 17-14. That was all the scoring Edwardsville got in Saturday's Class 8A... — Updated 11/10/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

Maine South falls to Loyola in low scoring game

Maine South coach Dave Inserra has been around a long time - 19 years to be exact. He has led the Hawks to four state championships and three second-place finishes. Along the way,... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Bob Narang    Sports

Notre Dame defeats Barrington to advance to the second round againt state powerhouse

Notre Dame's Matt Murphy had one thought on his mind late in Saturday's game against Barrington. After missing a field goal and a point-after-attempt, Murphy steadied himself and... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports

Joliet Catholic Academy opens 2019 playoffs with commanding win

For the second consecutive year, Joliet Catholic Academy travelled to the Peoria suburbs for its IHSA Class 5A first-round football game. In 2018, the road to Champaign began for... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Ryan Ostry    Sports

Despite first round playoff loss, Plainfield North has successful run under Imbordino

In a complete turnaround from its 2018 season where Plainfield North finished 4-5, the Tigers rebounded and went (6-3, 5-2) in the 2019 regular season. Unfortunately for first year... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

Despite a first-round loss to powerhouse Wilmington, Lisle's season was one to be proud of

From 2001-06, Lisle advanced to the IHSA football playoffs every season for six years in a row. From that point on, the Lions advanced three times heading into this season, but... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Ryan Ostry    Sports

Bolingbrook defeats Hinsdale Central in the opening round of the Class 8A football playoffs

In what was a complete dominant performance, Bolingbrook rolled past Hinsdale Central 42-13. The Raiders (7-3, 3-3), who have been bounced out of the first round for the last four... — Updated 11/6/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports

Minooka, Downers Grove North win playoff openers

Friday night's IHSA Class 8A First-Round game between Minooka and Joliet West was also a de facto Southwest Prairie Conference Championship Game as the SPC East champion Tigers... — Updated 11/2/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

IHSA football playoffs start this weekend

The IHSA playoffs open this weekend and 13 Enterprise Newspapers teams advanced to the second season, including Class 8A No. 1 seed Minooka. Class 8A No. 32 Joliet West @ No. 1... — Updated 10/29/2019

 
 By Drake Skleba    Sports

Minooka looks to end Oswego's SPC run

Over the last eight-plus Southwest Prairie Conference seasons, Oswego High School has won eight consecutive SPC football championships. In that time period, the Panthers have amassed a 66-2 SPC record. The only Panther SPC losses... — Updated 10/24/2019

 
 By Matt Le Cren    Sports

Downers Grove North remembers the would-be senior and raises money for Beth Dunlap 18 Fund

Downers Grove North setter Grace Malone's senior season has been bittersweet, to say the least. She is one of only three returning seniors - one fewer than should be on the roster.... — Updated 10/23/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

Scoreboard does not tell the full story of Dons' loss to Nazareth without star running back

Looking at the scoreboard at Legends Field on the campus of Notre Dame College Prep and seeing a 21-0 loss by the Dons does not in any way tell the tale of the game. Notre Dame was... — Updated 10/23/2019

 
 By Ryan Ostry    Sports

A win this week would put Joliet West in the IHSA playoffs as a conference champion, despite 4-5 mark

In a game that was significant for both teams with a conference title on the line, Joliet West defeated Plainfield South 22-13. The Tigers, who entered the game one game behind... — Updated 10/23/2019

 
 By Mark Gregory    Sports

Plainfield Central, Minooka volleyball team up for H.U.G.S

When the Oct. 15 volleyball game between Minooka and Plainfield Central ended, the scoreboard said the visiting Indians had won 27-25, 25-17. The real winner, however, was Addy... — Updated 10/23/2019

 
 By Matt Le Cren    Sports

Downers Grove North raises money for Beth Dunlap 18 Fund

Downers Grove North setter Grace Malone's senior season has been bittersweet, to say the least. She is one of only three returning seniors - one fewer than should be on the roster.... — Updated 10/22/2019

 

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