Columns

  • Duber: Batavia grad Wilson throws himself into track, academics at North Central

    Brian Wilson can throw a shot more than 50 feet. He’s thrown a discus more than 106 feet.His throwin ...
    April 23, 2014 - 10:31 pm
  • Schwab: Burlington Central closing in on move

    Burlington Central is widely believed to be headed to the new Kishwaukee River Conference, although it likely will be next month before the school sol ...
    April 18, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • Duber: Hoscheit off to 'unexpected' start at NU

    Your first year of college is all about new experiences. And for Joe Hoscheit, that meant turning on the jets.
    April 16, 2014 - 9:56 pm
  • Schwab: Kaneland quartet shut out of lacrosse season

    Anne Shaw said her son, Nick, tried baseball and soccer when he was younger, but those sports did not kindle his passion the way lacrosse eventually d ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • Druley: Cougars catch their bearings

    A 1,030-mile road trip from Geneva to Bowling Green (Ky.) to Dayton (Ohio) to Geneva figures to acquaint the Cougars with the midwest on their longest ...
    April 14, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Schwab: Kaneland’s Thielk muscles up

    It was only a couple years ago that Kaneland junior Zack Thielk was close to ground zero in the weightroom.
    April 14, 2014 - 8:01 am
  • Druley: Everyone into the pools: Geneva Park District gains ground

    The Geneva Park District is set to welcome the Shodeen family’s donation of the Mill Creek Swim Club, a move that fills a handful of community needs.
    April 7, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Schwab: Patience likely needed for Batavia softball

    The Batavia softball team went 9-19 last year in the first season under coach Lupe Castellanos, and this year’s Bulldogs are less experienced and with ...
    April 1, 2014 - 10:15 pm
  • Schwab: Juicy email spices up Cadets' waiting game

    Marmion baseball coach Dave Rakow received a recent email from a Toronto Blue Jays representative inquiring about the pitching schedule of Cadets seni ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • Druley: Marmion's Kasper stays true to his pool

    Marmion junior Andrew Kasper presides over the school’s environmentally conscious Green Club and takes part in its Art Appreciation Club among his non ...
    March 27, 2014 - 8:58 pm
  • Schwab: Adduci turning attention to college hoops future

    Dom Adduci plans to watch the game film from the St. Charles East boys basketball team’s season-ending loss to South Elgin – eventually.
    March 25, 2014 - 11:27 pm
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