07/07/2014, 12:00pm CDT
, By Dan Shalin | For Sun-Times Media | @danshalin
“[The Gatorade Illinois Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year award] was kind of a surprise,” English said. “It’s very cool when you see the other people who have won for track across the country and in the state of Illinois.”
05/30/2014, 4:00pm CDT
, By Matt Harness | firstname.lastname@example.org | @harnesspreps
“We know how hard she’s worked, and we know she wanted to win her individual events [at the state meet],” said her mother, Nicole Parker. “She’s very serious about her sport, so it was gratifying to see her achieve her goals this year.”
05/29/2014, 9:45am CDT
, By Jon Kerr | For Sun-Times Media | @prepspioneer
One game away from being bounced out of a berth in the boys tennis state tournament, the Vernon Hills doubles team of David Dobrik and Nikita Lunkov had a brief conversation with their coach, Doug Gerber.
Neuqua Valley’s Jabari Sandifer deftly handled Pleasure Ridge’s press, dishing out eight assists to lead the Wildcats to an impressive 67-55 win and the 47th annual East Aurora Holiday Tournament title.