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  • Boys track scoreboard: Friday’s results Mar 21, 2015 1:13 AM
    Results of area high school boys track meets for Friday, March 20.

     
  • Glenbard South makes it five straight Mar 20, 2015 11:44 PM
    Taylor Blohm-Bivins was in the ideal position for Glenbard South.

     
  • Wheaton North runs away from the pack Mar 20, 2015 10:51 PM
    It was not a surprise to see Wheaton North standout Bradley Dowell cruise to the 800-meter title at Friday’s DuPage Valley Conference boys indoor track meet, but the battle for second was indeed somewhat of a surprise.

     
  • Naperville Central flashes past Naperville North for DVC title Mar 19, 2015 11:21 PM
    One unique aspect of an indoor girls track and field meet comes early as the two shortest races — the 55-meter hurdles and its dash equivalent — arrive in back-to-back fashion.

     
  • Huntley claims FVC indoor crown Mar 18, 2015 10:44 PM
    Brennan Bell and the Huntley boys track team seem to be in midseason form. With Bell winning the 55-meter intermediate hurdles and the 55 high hurdles, the Red Raiders were able to cruise to the Fox Valley Conference indoor team title with 136 points Wednesday at Dundee-Crown. Grayslake Central was a distant second with 82 points.

     
  • Boys track scoreboard: Wednesday’s results Mar 18, 2015 11:54 PM
    Results of area high school boys track meets for Wednesday, March 18.

     
  • Glenbard South’s Kornblith up to the challenge Mar 18, 2015 11:33 PM
    Glenbard South senior Dave Kornblith wanted to rise to the occasion at Tuesday’s Metro Suburban Conference boys indoor track invitational.

     
  • Girls track scoreboard: Saturday’s results Mar 15, 2015 12:28 AM
    Results of area high school girls track meets for Saturday, March 14.

     
  • Boys track scoreboard: Saturday’s results Mar 15, 2015 12:28 AM
    Results of area high school boys track meets for Saturday, March 14

     
  • Girls track scoreboard: Friday’s results Mar 14, 2015 12:38 AM
    Results of area high school girls track meets for Friday, March 13.

     
  • Girls track scoreboard: Tuesday’s results Mar 11, 2015 12:12 AM
    Results of area high school girls track meets for Tuesday, March 10.

     
  • Vernon Hills’ Gallagher excels for SIU’s distance medley Mar 9, 2015 5:02 PM
    Kelley Gallagher is going out in style. In her senior year, the Southern Illinois runner had the most success of her career at the recent Missouri Valley Conference indoor championships. The Vernon Hills graduate stacked up 13 points for the Salukis. Anchoring the distance medley, Kelley found herself in second place at the baton handoff and surged past the runner ahead. With the support of an enthusiastic crowd, Gallagher held her spot for the eight-lap (1-mile) leg and ran to her first MVC title in 11:53.22 (4:58).

     
  • Girls track scoreboard: Friday’s results Mar 7, 2015 1:16 AM
    Results of area high school girls track meets for Friday, March 6.

     
  • Boys track scoreboard: Friday’s results Mar 7, 2015 1:16 AM
    Results of area high school boys track meets for Friday, March 6.

     
  • Driscoll grad Wilk is still on the run Feb 25, 2015 8:56 PM
    Several times a year we run columns on “college achievers” — former DuPage County high school student-athletes who made good at the collegiate level. Here we’ve got collegiates and beyond.

     
  • Prosect High School raises funds selling mattresses Feb 21, 2015 6:50 PM
    Members of the Prospect High School track and cross country teams held a mattress sale Saturday to raise funds for equipment and transportation. “Why go all the way to Chicago? I knew what I wanted,” said Erma Pacheco of Wheeling, who found what she was looking for in the high school cafeteria.

     
  • Cook jumping to it at Lewis Jan 19, 2015 1:34 PM
    Amber Cook was a four-year varsity letter winner for Warren High School’s track and field team.Her specialty was the triple jump, in which she was a three-time North Suburban Conference champion. You could say she has successfully made the jump to the collegiate level. Now a junior for Lewis College, Cook recently scored a victory and NCAA Provisional mark with a leap of 11.59m (38’ 1/4”) at the Flyer’ own women’s track and field team to the Illiana Invitational title.

     
  • Intelligence, passion, athleticism show why ‘Maya’s amazing’ Jan 14, 2015 10:03 PM
    Always moving, Maya Neal. In one big regard she has remained constant.

     
  • Students, athletes and friends mourn the loss of Fremd’s Bokor Jan 8, 2015 9:00 PM
    Rich Bokor spent the majority of his life helping kids get the most out of their lives. Whether it was in an advanced placement history class at Fremd, on a cross country course or in a track workout, Bokor’s goal was to inspire and drive his students and athletes toward success that would last a lifetime. So, nothing changed for Bokor when he received a life-altering diagnosis of incurable colon cancer in September. The same philosophies he used for years to help others — even after retiring from teaching and coaching at Fremd in 2003 — would be followed to help himself in his greatest challenge. “All the stuff he coached and preached in coaching and the classroom ... he practiced what he preached,” said close friend and Fremd boys track coach Jim Aikens. Bokor’s fight ended Sunday at age 66. It was definitely much too soon for someone who still had plenty to give to others.

     
  • Jacobs’ Van Vlierbergen reflects on her amazing Heisman weekend Dec 19, 2014 6:16 PM
    Lauren Van Vlierbergen was back in her comfort zone this week at Jacobs High School in Algonquin. But last weekend is not one Van Vlierbergen or her family will forget anytime soon. It was one of those weekends that will live in the archives forever. Maybe not a life-changing experience but most certainly a weekend that proves being a well-rounded student-athlete can pay off in a big way.

     
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