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Cross Country: Kreis pushes hard, finishes fifth in historic state meet

November 10, 2019 by Jeff Degraw, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

It was the fastest cross country race ever ran on the famed Detweiller course in Peoria at the IHSA state cross country finals, and Lincoln-Way Central's Jared Kreis had no regrets.

Josh Methner of Hersey broke Craig Virgin's course record...

10 Questions with Kevin Conway, Providence football

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, High School, Athlete of the Week

Mokena native Kevin Conway is a junior quarterback on the Providence football team.

How long have you been playing football and how did you get started?

I’ve been...

Football: Vaughn unstoppable as Providence ends Crete-Monee’s undefeated season

by Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

Aaron Vaughn had just literally got done running over some of his old friends. 


The Providence sophomore running back, who is from Crete, was asked if he felt bad about helping to end the Crete-Monee football season, with many of...

Football: Henning, defense help Griffins overcome up-and-down performance

by Jon DePaolis, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

If onlookers had not checked the scoreboard minutes after Lincoln-Way East’s 23-13 victory over Niles Notre Dame in a Class 8A second-round game on Saturday, Nov. 9, it could have easily looked like the Griffins were lamenting a loss.