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  • Jacobs, South Elgin’s Norasith excel at sectionalMay 24, 2014 12:00 AM
    It was déjà vu all over again at the Jacobs boys tennis sectional on Saturday. The Golden Eagles won their second straight sectional team title while South Elgin senior Andre Norasith repeated as the individual champion. Both won at the Elgin sectional a year ago.

     
  • South Elgin’s Ryan Weiss delivers against Bartlett earlier this month.

    Baseball: Scouting the Class 3A/4A postseason in the Fox ValleyMay 24, 2014 12:00 AM
    Scouting the Class 3A and 4A baseball postseason in the Fox Valley.

     
  • Crystal Lake South’s Lenzini runs to 800 winMay 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    David Lenzini’s plan was simple. Run smart. And his tactics worked. The Crystal Lake South senior, who was fourth entering the final lap of the 800 meters, sprinted past the field to win the race in a school record time of 1:55.24 at Friday night’s Class 3A Huntley boys track and field sectional.

     
  • Softball: Fox Valley roundup Friday, May 23May 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Waubonsie Valley 1, South Elgin 0: The Storm (17-13, 10-9) saw their six-game winning streak come to an end in this Upstate Eight Valley contest. Sam Helton was 3-for-3 for South Elgin and Taylor Rees had a double, Paige Allen suffered the loss in the circle, allowing just 6 hits.

     
  • Jacobs’ Lauren Van Vlierbergen pushes past Palatine’s Kelly O’Brien in the 1600-meter run during the prelims of the girls track and field state meet at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston Friday.

    Jacobs’ Van Vlierbergen, Cary-Grove’s Schulz in top formMay 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Jacobs junior Lauren Van Vlierbergen and Cary-Grove junior Morgan Schulz made the most of their opportunities at the Class 3A girls track preliminaries on Friday. On a pleasant spring afternoon at Eastern Illinois University’s O’Brien Stadium, Schulz flashed her speed by qualifying in both the 800 meters and 300 low hurdles. And Van Vlierbergen cruised to qualifying marks in both the 800 and 1,600.

     
  • Aurora Central Catholic’s Karina Liz runs in the 800-meter run in Class 2A.

    Images: Girls State Track & Field Preliminary RoundMay 23, 2014 12:00 AM
    Images from the Girls Track & Field Preliminary Round at O'Brien Field on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston on Friday, May 23.

     
  • Baseball: Fox Valley roundup Thursday, May 22May 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    Burlington Central 8, North Boone 5: Andrew Wiss (3-for-4, RBI, 3RS) was a single short of hitting for the cycle in a Big Northern East victory for the Rockets (18-11, 9-3), which clinched a share of the division title with Richmond-Burton.

     
  • Softball: Fox Valley roundup Thursday, May 22May 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    Fresh off its first conference championship in 33 years, the Hampshire softball team added another notch to its belt Thursday, beating Jacobs 6-2 in a Fox Valley Conference crossover, marking Hampshire’s first 20-win season since 2003.

     
  • Huntley nails down FVC Valley titleMay 22, 2014 12:00 AM
    It didn’t take the Huntley baseball team long to wrap up the outright title in the Fox Valley Conference on Thursday. Playing Crystal Lake South in the completion of a game suspended on Tuesday in the bottom of the sixth inning with the score tied 3-3, Huntley scored twice in the sixth on a walk and 3 straight hits and Nick Constantino retired the Gators in order in the seventh to finish a 5-3 victory. The win secured Huntley’s first outright title in the Fox Valley Conference’s Valley Division. The Red Raiders shared the FVC Valley title in 2010 and 2013.

     
  • Cary-Grove puts dent in Jacobs’ title hopesMay 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    The Cary-Grove baseball team said enough is enough. Having already absorbed two regular-season defeats against Jacobs with a regional semifinal matchup against the Golden Eagles looming next Thursday, the Trojans collected 11 hits against four Jacobs pitchers to win 10-3 in Algonquin on Wednesday.

     
  • Elizabeth Pagan of Hampshire competes in the long jump during the Fox Valley Conference girls track meet.

    Hampshire, Cary-Grove lead Fox Valley contingent to CharlestonMay 21, 2014 12:00 AM
    Girls high school track is alive and well in the Fox Valley area. This weekend’s girls state track and field finals at O’Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston features no shortage of local participants. At the forefront of the pack are representatives from the successful Hampshire and Cary-Grove teams.

     
  • Softball: Fox Valley roundup Tuesday, May 20May 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Grayslake North 2, Hampshire 0: The Whip-Purs were unable to secure the Fox Valley Conference Fox Division title outright as they fell to Grayslake North, leaving them in a first-place tie with Grayslake Central. Sara Finn, Aly Snider and Becca Hurst had the only hits in the loss for Hampshire (19-12, 10-2). Haley Widmayer (17-10) didn’t allow an earned run, gave up just 4 hits and had 8 strikeouts with 3 walks in suffering the loss.

     
  • FVC Valley conclusion will wait until ThursdayMay 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    The intense Fox Valley Conference Valley Division race won’t be decided until Thursday. The Jacobs baseball team, tied with Huntley for first place in the FVC Valley with 2 games left for each, saw Tuesday’s tilt at rival Dundee-Crown suspended by lighting after eight innings, tied 2-2. Meanwhile in Huntley, the Red Raiders and Crystal Lake South likewise were suspended due to weather right after the Gators had rallied for 3 runs in the top of the sixth to knot the score 3-3. That contest was halted with Huntley coming to bat.

     
  • Jacobs takes second at FVC meetMay 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Kallash Panchapakesan won the No. 1 singles championship and Kendrick Chong finished second at No. 2 singles Tuesday to lead Jacobs to a second-place finish at the Fox Valley Conference boys tennis tournament.

     
  • Huntley blanks Jacobs; other games postponedMay 20, 2014 12:00 AM
    Focused. Chip on its shoulder. However you want to describe Huntley’s mood, the Red Raiders’ girls soccer team was certainly ready for the postseason. Scoring 5 first-half goals, the top-seeded Red Raiders blitzed fourth-seeded Jacobs 5-0 in semifinal action of the Class 3A Huntley regional Tuesday night.

     
  • Baseball: Fox Valley roundup Monday, May 19May 19, 2014 12:00 AM
    Ryan Sargent tossed a 5-hitter with 4 walks and 4 strikeouts, and Tim Hubner, Matt Kozlak and Brenden Heiss each drove in runs as the Jacobs baseball team defeated Cary-Grove 3-1 on Monday. The victory kept Jacobs (20-11, 13-4), which has never won a title in the Fox Valley Conference, tied for first place in the Valley Division with Huntley with 2 games remaining.

     
  • Softball: Fox Valley roundup Monday, May 19May 19, 2014 12:00 AM
    Huntley, Cary-Grove split: After taking a 3-1 loss to start the day thanks to a rain-shortened makeup, the Red Raiders (17-14, 7-5) rebounded and won 6-2 to close out the day in Fox Valley Conference Valley Division action.

     
  • John Starks/jstarks@dailyherald Graduate Salvatore James Leonard gets a hug onstage as he receives his diploma Saturday at the Harry D. Jacobs High School 2014 Commencement at the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates.

    Images: Harry D. Jacobs High School graduation.May 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    Harry D. Jacobs High School held their graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 17 at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates.

     
  • Jacobs’ Heather Hoffmann falls to the turf after colliding with Dundee-Crown’s Franki Scarpelli.

    Girls soccer: Scouting the Fox Valley postseasonMay 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    Scouting the girls soccer postseason in the Fox Valley.

     
  • Benson to be new Huntley boys basketball coachMay 17, 2014 12:00 AM
    Marengo coach Will Benson has accepted an offer to be the next boys basketball coach at Huntley High School, pending District 158 board approval, according to multiple sources. He replaces Marty Manning, who resigned last month to take the vacant head coaching position at Schaumburg. Benson did not immediately return requests seeking comment.

     
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