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  • Boys basketball / Lake County roundup Nov 29, 2014 11:47 PM
    Robby Nardini scored 25 points, and Vernon Hills’ boys basketball team wrapped up Northridge Prep’s Battle of the Ridge tournament with a 57-55 win over Wheeling on Saturday night.

     
  • Boys basketball / Lake County roundup Nov 28, 2014 11:29 PM
    At Lyons, Stevenson's Jalen Brunson scored 28 points and Connor Cashaw added 22 and 8 rebounds as the Patriots improved to 3-0 in the Hinsdale Central/Lyons tournament with a 72-59 victory over Hinsdale Central.

     
  • Step in the right direction for Vernon Hills Nov 26, 2014 8:27 PM
    Host Vernon Hills wanted to get the wrestling season started off on the right foot Wednesday night against Wauconda. And after building a commanding 35-7 lead after nine matches, the Cougars did just that as they held off a determined Bulldogs team for an exciting 41-31 North Suburban Conference victory in this Prairie Division battle.

     
  • Antioch handles Woodstock North Nov 26, 2014 10:41 PM
    Jason Mrkonich and Weston Fox each scored 14 points, as Antioch’s boys basketball team defeated Woodstock North 68-49 at Woodstock on Wednesday night.

     
  • Deep thoughts for victorious Vernon Hills Nov 25, 2014 11:03 PM
    Depth and defense have been keys for Vernon Hills’ girls basketball team. Kasey Firnbach has been a starter for the Cougars, but the senior forward came off the bench on Tuesday night. She responded by scoring a team-high 13 points to go along with 7 rebounds and 2 steals, as Vernon Hills captured the championship of its own Cougar Classic with a 51-26 win over Lake Forest.

     
  • Travlos, O’Neill pace Lake Zurich victory Nov 24, 2014 11:02 PM
    Jack O’Neill had a career-high 17 points to help Lake Zurich get a 62-57 victory in season-opening play against Waukegan at the Grant Thanksgiving tournament on Monday. Mike Travlos led the Bears with 20 points and Will McClaughry added 10.

     
  • Girls basketball: Lake County roundup Nov 24, 2014 11:00 PM
    At the Cougar Classic, Vernon Hills struck quickly out of the gates and kept rolling. The Cougars were up 15-4 at the end of the first quarter and extended that to 38-10 at halftime in a 47-22 win over Lake Forest Academy.

     
  • True to form, Mundelein’s Falconer returns to finals Nov 22, 2014 1:01 AM
    False starts can be a little unnerving. Unless you’re Mundelein senior Erin Falconer. After four false starts in her heat of the 200-yard freestyle Friday due to malfunctioning equipment for the starter, Falconer shook off the distraction and wound up victorious with a time of 1:48.83. That was good enough for the top spot heading into Saturday’s finale of the state swimming and diving finals at Evanston, which begins at noon.

     
  • Richardson, Stevenson handle Boylan Nov 22, 2014 11:37 PM
    Sophomore guard Ashley Richardson continued her strong play for Stevenson’s girls basketball team Saturday. Richardson scored 22 points, going 9 of 11 from the foul line while also hitting a 3-pointer, as the Patriots defeated Rockford Boylan 72-61 in Schaumburg’s Thanksgiving tournament.

     
  • Images: Girls State Swimming Prelims Nov 21, 2014 9:20 PM
    Images from the prelims of the State Finals in girls swimming at Evanston Township High School on Friday, Nov. 21 .

     
  • Girls basketball: Scouting Vernon Hills Nov 20, 2014 9:19 AM
    Here's what to expect from the Vernon Hills girls basketball team this season.

     
  • Vernon Hills’ new look wears well Nov 20, 2014 10:53 PM
    Vernon Hills’ girls basketball fans won’t forget the careers of Sydney Smith and Lauren Webb. Opponents shouldn’t forgot that, despite the graduation of the two Division-I players, the Cougars still have a good team. They pushed their record to 2-0 Thursday night by crushing Glenbrook North 65-36 in the sixth annual Cougar Classic in Vernon Hills. “Yeah, we lost Sid and Lauren,” Monica Bahlmann said. “But we’re still amazing.” The 5-foot-10 Bahlmann led the way against Glenbrook North (0-2). She scored a career-high 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting from the floor, displaying a soft touch around the basket.

     
  • Boys basketball: Scouting the NSC Prairie Nov 20, 2014 9:35 AM
    Here's what to expect from the boys basketball teams of the North Suburban Prairie this season.

     
  • Girls basketball: Lake County roundup Nov 17, 2014 10:59 PM
    Senior forward Kasey Firnbach scored a career-high 26 points, and host Vernon Hills’ girls basketball team opened its season with a 67-45 win over Maine East in the Cougar Classic on Monday night.

     
  • Emotional successes for Saucedo, Libertyville Nov 15, 2014 9:18 PM
    Once she could see the scoreboard, the reaction was self-explanatory. Libertyville sophomore Lucy Saucedo broke down into tears after seeing her time in the 50-yard freestyle was right at state qualifying cut of 24.59 seconds, which means for the first time in her young career she will head to the state finals next weekend at Evanston Township High School. “I was just trying to break 25 seconds, and when a friend brought my glasses to me in the pool and I could see I qualified, I lost it,” said Saucedo, who later joined teammates Emma Richert, Anne Barnett and Harriet Davies on state-qualifying 200 and 400 freestyle relay teams. “We’ve been working on sprints and less breathing. That really helped me today.”

     
  • Clark’s vision includes forgiveness Nov 13, 2014 8:27 PM
    Former Lakes football star Dyrell Clark lost his right eye in a BB gun accident eight months ago. Yet, he hasn't lost sight of his goals. He's still determined to have a great football career as a running back at Winona State in Minnesota.

     
  • Grand finale at Lewis for Vernon Hills’ Choi Nov 10, 2014 1:53 PM
    Amy Choi is going out in style in her fifth year on the Lewis University women’s volleyball team. The former Vernon Hills standout, who redshirted in 2013, has been named to the 2014 Women’s Volleyball Capital One Academic All-District 4 Team. Choi graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and a minor in computer science last year with a 3.90 GPA. She is currently pursuing her graduate degree in information security.

     
  • Boys cross country: Williamson steps up for Vernon Hills in 2A Nov 8, 2014 9:59 PM
    There were a lot of positives for Lake County’s boys cross country teams Saturday afternoon as runners attacked the 3-mile Detweiller Park course at the 69th annual boys cross country state meet. Vernon Hills sophomore Shane Williamson proved that he will be a force to be reckoned with for years to come as Williamson placed third in Class 2A in 14:37 to smash his previous best time by a whopping 17 seconds.

     
  • Schardt is sharp with seventh-place finish Nov 8, 2014 9:49 PM
    With a lot of confidence and plenty of determination, Lakes junior Kortney Schardt was ready to make headlines Saturday morning at the 36th annual girls cross country state meet. Schardt proved once again that she was ready for prime time as she ran a personal best time of 17:33, breaking her own school record by seven seconds on her way to a fantastic seventh place in the Class 2A state finals on the 3-mile Detweiller Park course. Yorkville continued its dominance with a fourth consecutive team title as the Foxes (79 points) easily outdistanced runner-up squad Lake Forest (165) for top honors.

     
  • Boys soccer: Lake County all-area team Nov 6, 2014 12:43 PM
    Introducing the boys soccer all-area team for Lake County, featuring players from the North Suburban Conference plus Carmel Catholic, Grayslake Central and Grayslake North.

     
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