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  • Images: Team Dance Illinois’ Grand Championship Mar 3, 2014 6:21 PM
    Team Dance Illinois' Grand Championship was held Sunday, March 2 at the Peoria Civic Center. The event showcases Illinois’ best dance, pom, drill and guard teams competing throughout the event.

  • Mooseheart earns 1st trip to state Mar 12, 2014 7:49 AM
    In the trophy cases at Mooseheart’s stadium-fieldhouse complex, there are a number of plaques, cups and assorted trophies from various successes over the school’s athletic history. What you will not find is a team trophy from IHSA competition. Staff will have to clear space for such a prize, as the Ramblers head this weekend to the IHSA Class 1A boys basketball finals. They earned that trip thanks to a wire-to-wire, 59-41 Tuesday victory over Eastland at the NIU Convocation Center.

  • Batavia’s Night of Hoops will be bigger than ever Feb 5, 2014 8:54 PM
    After honoring retired boys basketball coach Jim Roberts at the 2013 Batavia Night of Hoops and renaming it after the Hall of Fame coach and his wife the question was, what to do for an encore. The answer is more basketball.

  • Mooseheart senior wins annual Bridge Breaking Contest Jan 30, 2014 10:27 AM
    As the great German physicist Albert Einstein said, “Time is relative.” Taking time into consideration, however, Mooseheart senior Chris Schwartz certainly made the most of his efforts toward the 2014 Mooseheart Bridge Breaking Contest, which took place Jan. 17

  • Weight and see at Mooseheart Jan 18, 2014 8:00 AM
    The 28th annual Bridge Breaking contest, one of the longest-running traditions at Moosheart, took place Friday. As with the previous 27 contests, this year’s was under the direction of physics teacher Curt Schlinkmann, who is in his 40th year at Mooseheart.

  • Mooseheart runs away with Westminster Dec 12, 2013 11:09 PM
    Short-handed Westminster Christian stayed with much taller Mooseheart until a halftime adjustment unleashed the unique abilities of 6-foot-10 senior Makur Puou in a 62-42 Northeastern Athletic Conference boys basketball victory for the Red Ramblers in Elgin Thursday.

  • Judge seals Mooseheart pedophile case file, closes court hearings Dec 3, 2013 1:57 AM
    A Kane County judge has made private the court file and proceedings of a man convicted of abusing boys at Mooseheart in the 1990s, while state officials are trying to have him committed as a sexually violent person. The attorney for Chad Wahl, 44, said state law allows mental health matters to be held in private. Wahl was sentenced to 21 years in prison for abusing six boys while he worked as a "house parent" at Mooseheart.

  • Hampshire claims tournament crown Nov 23, 2013 7:30 PM
    The Hampshire girls basketball team started slowly and didn’t shoot well throughout the game Saturday afternoon. But the Whip-Purs stepped up their defense and dominated the boards to beat Willows Academy, 52-37, in the championship game of the Elgin Academy Thanksgiving Tournament.

  • Prosecutors want pedophile committed after release Nov 14, 2013 1:12 PM
    The attorney general's office wants a man who was convicted of sexually assaulting and abusing six boys at Mooseheart in the early 1990s committed as a sexually violent person to a state facility. Chad Wahl, now 44, was set to get out of prison on Friday, but has been transferred to a state detention center until a Nov. 26 probable cause hearing. Wahl was sentenced to 21 years in prison for his crimes.

  • Images: IHSA boys state cross country finals Nov 9, 2013 11:46 PM
    Boys from several suburban schools competed in the IHSA state cross country finals Saturday in Peoria.

  • Mooseheart bounces back at Christian Liberty Sep 28, 2013 6:17 PM
    From the opening series of plays, it was clear that the Mooseheart team that took the field Saturday against Christian Liberty had a different mindset than the one that faced Luther North one week previously. The Ramblers stopped the host Chargers on a three-and-out and forced a punt. That kick was deflected, came to Eric Vogeler at the Christian Liberty 37, and the Ramblers senior raced untouched the other direction to score the first of seven unanswered touchdowns in a 48-0 Mooseheart victory.

  • Moving Picture: For 40 years, kids are priority for Mooseheart teacher Sep 27, 2013 6:51 PM
    For more than 40 years Curt Schlinkmann has taught and coached at Mooseheart Child City & School. He teaches high school science and physics, coaches the boys track and field and middle school football teams, and above all tries to inspire his students to a lifetime of success. “I really like when the kids are successful,” he said, “When they struggle and finally get it, it's like Christmastime for me."

  • Images: Mooseheart vs. Westminster Christian football Sep 7, 2013 5:14 PM
    Westminster Christian hosted Mooseheart for football action Saturday, September 7, 2013.

  • Loss doesn't take away from Westminster's first home game Sep 7, 2013 11:35 PM
    The final score didn't spoil a memorable afternoon of football at Westminster Christian School in Elgin Saturday. Playing on campus for the first time as a varsity program, the Warriors recorded numerous firsts in their Northeast Athletic Conference game against Mooseheart. A victory wasn't one of them, however. Senior-laden Mooseheart took advantage of underclassmen-heavy Westminster Christian by pounding the ball between the tackles. The Ramblers rushed for 295 of their 426 total yards on 36 carries and scored touchdowns on their first 5 possessions to take a 32-0 halftime lead in an eventual 46-17 win.

  • Mooseheart to celebrate its 100th anniversary Jul 26, 2013 1:01 PM
    Bill Harvey was only 5 then, but he remembers the night in 1953 when child-welfare officials in Indiana came to his apartment to warn his widowed mother her kids would be taken from her. Instead she found Mooseheart between Batavia and North Aurora. "We probably would have been split up ... had she not stumbled on to the Moose," he said. Mooseheart celebrates its 100th anniversary this weekend.

  • Images from IHSA Boys State Track and Field finals May 25, 2013 6:21 PM
    Images from the finals Saturday at the IHSA Boys State Track and Field Meet at O'Brien Field on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.

  • Images: Mooseheart High School Graduation May 25, 2013 7:12 PM
    Mooseheart held its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 25 on the school's campus.

  • For several Class 1A athletes, one more race to go May 23, 2013 7:44 PM
    Jake Hooker mentioned one motivation shared by most every athlete who competed in Thursday’s Class 1A preliminaries of the boys state track finals.

  • Top moments in high school sports Apr 30, 2013 2:29 PM
    High school athletes across the suburbs face off on basketball courts, football fields and baseball diamonds; they size each other up in tennis matches, around golf tees and across wrestling mats. The give it their all for their schools, their teams, their classmates and their coaches. The Daily Herald put together a video to honor athletes at our suburban high schools. Watch this feature to see some of the top moments in high school sports.

  • Kohl’s teams up with Mooseheart for ‘Go Green’ event Apr 23, 2013 2:12 PM
    For the fourth straight year, associates of the Kohl's department store chain are to come to Mooseheart to participate in a "Go Green" event on Saturday, April 27, where they will clean and beautify the campus. But the size and financial impact of this event has grown every year — and this year figures to be the largest and most impacting yet.

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