Host Brian Chimino, Sun-Times reporter Mike Clark and FoxSports/Scout.com recruiting guru Beth Long preview the first round of the playoffs.
Oct. 31 10:59 a.m. |
Waubonsie Valley entered Thursday’s Class 4A Glenbard South Regional final with two previous losses to Upstate Eight Conference rival St. Charles East. The Warriors started slowly, but made it close before falling 25-21, 26-24 to the Saints.
Geneva (30-7) advances to meet top-seeded Benet on Tuesday at Bartlett, and does so feeling much better about itself.
Capsule previews of Metea Valley-Waubonsie Valley, Joliet West-Oswego, Mount Carmel-Batavia, Hersey-Geneva and Aurora Central-Johnsburg
Batavia tackle Jack Breshears said his team’s reaction to playing Mount Carmel was sheer excitement when the pairings were announced.
The Royals cruised to the Class 3A Rosary Regional title with a dominant 25-10, 25-8 win over rival Aurora Central Catholic.
Oct. 30 4:28 p.m. |
Ahead of their first-round playoff game on Friday, see how Neuqua Valley and Homewood-Flossmoor match up on offense and defense.
Senior sneaks in behind the defense and buries a six-yard shot for the go-ahead goal with 10:05 left in the second half as Batavia won 3-1.
Opener for AU hockey is 7 p.m. Friday at University of Wisconsin-Superior.
Capsule previews of Aurora Christian-Sterling Newman in Class 3A, Plano-Phillips in 4A, Marmion-DeKalb and Crete-Monee-Yorkville in 6A.