Naperville Central junior Connor Assalley has been kicking all his life. But until Friday, he had never converted a game-winner.
Capsule previews of Naperville Central at Wheaton Warrenville South, Glenbard North at Naperville North, St. Patrick at Benet, West Aurora at Metea Valley, Waubonsie Valley at Bartlett, Neuqua Valley at South Elgin.
Sept. 18 6:07 p.m. |
Chris Ensign scored 37 seconds into the game, Martin Li added a second-half goal and host Naperville North withstood a furious rally to stun No. 2 Naperville Central 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Sept. 16 10:09 p.m. |
Fifty-nine students from Naperville School District 203 were named semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.
After Naperville North lost at Phillips, the area’s list of undefeated teams dwindled down to Benet and Waubonsie Valley.
Sept. 15 8:53 p.m. |
It’s difficult even for coach Mike Stine to get a gauge on his defending Class 8A state champ Redhawks as they look ahead to next weekend’s DuPage Valley Conference opener against No. 25 Wheaton Warrenville South.
Sept. 13 9:43 p.m. |
Capsule previews of Naperville Central at Hubbard, Naperville North at Phillips, Neuqua Valley at Glenbard East, Benet at Notre Dame, Bartlett at Metea Valley, East Aurora at Waubonsie Valley.
Sept. 11 5:19 p.m. |
The champion has returned. The question is, why? Tiffany Chen of Naperville Central did not have to play high school tennis this fall.
Sept. 10 6:33 p.m. |
Friday ended up being a huge night of bonding for the Redwings as approximately 60 players cooled off in a hotel pool before enjoying pizza.
Sept. 8 4:13 p.m. |
West Aurora burned two timeouts in attempts to freeze Clements’ service run, but she kept her cool. The Redhawks rallied with the last six points of Game 1, going on to a 25-23, 25-18 win Monday in Naperville.
Sept. 8 3:55 p.m. |