Des Plaines Sports News

Des Plaines Sports News

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  • 22 hrs ago | via Daily Herald 

    Girls volleyball: Fremd tops Vernon Hills in season ...

    Fremd's girls volleyball team began its 18th season under coach Curt Pinley by defeating host Vernon Hills 25-15, 25-14 on Thursday night. The Vikings were led on attack by Ysabel Lee , Bailey Hooker and Rebecca Uhrich while Ulrich and Holly Straup each served 4 aces.


  • Tuesday Aug 25 | via Daily Herald 

    Boys soccer: Elk Grove pulls out victory over Maine ...

    After the relief of an opening-day victory for Elk Grove, boys soccer coach Rob Shepard admitted a not-so-pretty win is still the better way to begin a new season. The Grens held on during a frenetic final quarter-hour to register a 3-2 decision over host Maine West in Des Plaines on Tuesday night, using an Adolfo Rascon finish in the 71st minute as the difference-maker.


  • Monday Aug 24 | via Daily Herald 

    Girls golf: Majmudar, Ciskowski lead another Barring...

    Barrington junior Shivani Majmudar and freshman Nicole Ciskowski each shot 76s to lead the pack at the Lake County Invitational on Monday to lift the Fillies to the victory with a score of 313. Majmudar earned medalist honors over Ciskowski by virtue of her lower score on the back nine.


  • Saturday Aug 22 | via Daily Herald 

    Football: Scouting Maine West

    Quarterback Jake Riportella, left, and two-way standout Woody Corey figure to have prominent roles as seniors at Maine West this fall. Second-year coach Jason Kradman tried to sharpen that sensation by offering Morning Grind sessions to players in February and March.


Des Plaines High Schools

Friendship Junior High School (550 Elizabeth Lane)
Maine West High School (1755 South Wolf Road)
North Cook Young Adult Academy (2340 South Des Plaines)