Des Plaines Sports News

Des Plaines Sports News

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  • 15 min ago | via Daily Herald 

    Vernon Hills tops Maine West for seventh straight win

    Vernon Hills continued to serve notice of its boys soccer postseason intentions after an impressive 2-0 victory at Maine West in Des Plaines on Tuesday. Freshman Brandon Kim and his teammates prevailed on senior night for the Warriors while making program history with their 13th win of the season after securing a seventh consecutive victory for coach Mike McCaulou.


  • Saturday Oct 10 | via Daily Herald 

    Gerber gets Prospect to win No. 20

    Prospect became the first Mid-Suburban League girls volleyball team to reach 20 wins this season when it finished ninth at the Glenbrook North Invite on Saturday. While going 3-2, first-year coach Laura Gerber's Knights improved to 20-7 with wins over Maine West , Glenbrook South and Grayslake Central .


  • Friday Oct 2 | via Daily Herald 

    Monster effort from Niles North sinks Maine West

    Niles North displayed its senior three-headed monster on Friday evening as Maine West came to town for the Vikings' football homecoming game. And that decidely ground-based monster was key to Niles North's 62-27 victory, as the wind was howling.


  • Thursday Oct 1 | via Daily Herald 

    Central Suburban Week 6: Maine West looks strengthen...

    Outlook: Maine West has already won more games than it has in any season since 2005. And the Warriors are not satisfied.


  • Wednesday Sep 30 | via Daily Herald 

    Lasso's goal gets Glenbrook North past Maine W.

    Glenbrook North's boys soccer team held off a spirited Maine West club Wednesday night to keep its Central Suburban North hopes alive in the final stages of the regular season. Spartans junior Mauricio Lasso scored the breakthrough goal in the ninth minute, and that held up in the 1-0 contest at William Lutz Stadium in Northbrook.


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)