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Downers Grove North

Regular Season 2012

Team Information

Head Coach: John F. Wander
Assistant coaches:
School type: Public Coed
Address: 4436 Main St., Downers Grove, IL 60515
Enrollment: 2105
Conference: West Suburban
Nickname: Trojans
Colors: Purple/White

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Downers Grove North News

Benet advances on last-second TD

11/10/2012, 10:50pm CST
By Matt Le Cren

In a fantastic finish, Jack Toner made a leaping grab of a Jack Beneventi pass in the back of the end zone as time expired to lift visiting Benet to a 26-24 victory over Downers Grove North in a Class 7A quarterfinal Saturday at Carstens Field in Downers Grove.


  • Downers North stands in Benet’s way

  • 11/08/2012, 7:55pm CST , By Blake Baumgartner
  • A victory Saturday afternoon in a Class 7A quarterfinal would put Benet into its first state semifinal since 1984, but a Downers Grove North team that has pulled off a pair of road upsets in the past two weeks stands in the way.
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  • Downers North knocks off Thornton

  • 11/02/2012, 10:41pm CDT , By Tony Baranek
  • Kyle Leto and Brandon Salter each ran for over 90 yards and a score to help Downers North to a 29-13 win over Thornton in a Class 7A second-round playoff game on Friday.
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  • Salter, Downers North stun Batavia

  • 10/27/2012, 12:07am CDT , By Rick Armstrong
  • Brandon Salter ran for 224 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries to help Downers Grove North defeated previously unbeaten Batavia 38-26 Friday night in a Class 7A first-round playoff game. The Trojans built an 18-point lead and held on to snare the road victory.
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