With nothing to play for and an eye on a playoff date on the road with Wisconsin on Wednesday night, it would have been understandable for the Cougars to be look past Monday’s regular-season finale against Peoria.
For two and a half years, Harris worked as a teacher’s aide in East Aurora School District’s alternative education program, which until this school year was run by the Urban League.
Aug. 31 10 a.m. |
The defending Class 8A state champions stumbled out of the gate and the Warriors certainly took advantage, prevailing 20-6.
Lightning flashed in the skies to the south Saturday night as Oswego coach Brian Cooney gathered his team in the end zone at Batavia High School.
It figured. Lightning had just struck, figuratively, four times in the final 1:49 of his Panthers’ unbelievable 40-38 comeback victory over defending Class 6A state champion Batavia in a game that was delayed the night before by lightning.
Aug. 30 9:18 p.m. |
Geneva’s senior quarterback completed four straight passes to open the game and threw for 175 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Vikings to a 41-23 win in the rescheduled season opener pushed back by Friday’s threatening weather.
Aug. 30 6:58 p.m. |
A small crowd was gathering outside the Hotel Baker in downtown St. Charles early Saturday evening, hoping to catch a glimpse of Hollywood.
No. 3 Benet won its eight-team Benet Invitational for the fourth straight year — seventh in the last eight — topping No. 9 Hinsdale Central 25-14, 25-23.
Scores and highlights from around the Aurora area.
Aug. 30 6:30 p.m. |
FROM STAFF REPORTS
The four-year athlete specialized in the dashes during the indoor and outdoor seasons. She preferred the indoor season because she “could concentrate on the race and not worry about the weather conditions.”
The fifth and final show of famous Osmond siblings Donny and Marie will be in downtown Aurora on Sunday.
Aug. 30 2:08 p.m. |
The scene played out many times Friday night for teams from the Aurora Beacon-News, Elgin Courier-News and Naperville Sun coverage areas.
Aug. 29 10:27 p.m. |
From Staff Reports
Two men attempted to lure a middle school student into their vehicle as she walked to school Friday morning, Aurora police said.
Aug. 29 3:45 p.m. |
A Kane County Circuit judge has granted a request permitting cameras in the courtroom as part of a former Geneva doctor’s sex assault case.