The Hinckley-Big Rock Royals are once again hosting a varsity boys basketball summer league.  The League has played on three nights so far with one final week and the positioning round to go.  Indian Creek and Newark lead the way so far each with 5-1 records.

The Kaneland High School summer baseball team is off to a 8-3-1 start.  Recently Kaneland defeated rival DeKalb in a double-header 7-2 and 3-0.  Kaneland then dropped a close game to Coal City 6-3 on a cool, wet evening.

Former Waubonsee Community College coach and administrator Ray Lumpp was remembered fondly at a celebration of life open house held June 15. Lumpp passed away at the age of 89 on May 14, 2019 at St. Joseph Village in Chicago, surrounded by his family. Former players and colleagues gathered t…

(Canton, MO.) Waubonsee Community College's Brad Unger has been named the new head baseball coach at Culver-Stockton College in Missouri. Unger's hiring was announced earlier this week by Wildcats' Director of Athletics Pat Atwell. Unger joins Culver-Stockton's staff after leading Waubonsee'…

In the closest race ever in conference history Waubonsee Community College won the Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference (ISCC) All-Sports Trophy for the 2018-2019 school year. It marks the eighth time that Chiefs' Athletics has won the ISCC's prestigious award, and sixth time in the last de…

The Newark high school girls softball team had a very successful season as they went 26-6 winning both the regular season Little 10 Championship with a 13-1 record and their own Class 1A Regional crown. That is the fourth straight regional title for the Lady Norsemen softball team.

The Yorkville baseball team wrapped up their 2019 baseball season recently with a 14-19 record overall and they were 4-8 in the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference.  The team battled the injury bug from day one it seemed like this season, but battled and played very good baseball and as alwa…

The Plano Lady Reapers softball team won the Interstate 8 North Division Conference Title this past season with a 9-5 conference mark.  That was the first conference title for the Lady Reapers in the last 29 season.  Plano finished the season with an overall record of 16-18.  Plano set a new…

In the spring of 2018 the Aurora Christian Eagles baseball team finished 1st in the State Final in Class 1A.  This year they were moved up to Class 2A and after the change the Aurora Christian Head Baseball Coach and his assistants Joe Stavola and Julio Huerta quipped well we might as well g…

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The Kaneland boys track team was part of a 8 team indoor invite hosted by Batavia High School.  Kaneland finished 5th overall and had several good finishes among their participants.

The Serena Class 1A Boy Sectional Championship basketball game will be broadcast live on WSPY FM 107.1 and streamed as well on WSPYNEWS.COM.  Tip off at 7:00pm, Friday, March 1st!!  Newark upset #2 ranked Kewanee Wethersfield and Yorkville Christian upset #6 ranked Ottawa Marquette earlier t…

The Sandwich Indians began their indoor track and field season at Sycamore this week with a quad at Sycamore.  Sycamore won the meet with 77 points, DeKalb was second with 54, Sandwich was 3d with 1 points and Aurora Central Catholic 4th with 33.

The Oswego Co-op won the Boys Swimming Diving and Athletes With Disabilities Swimming titles over the weekend at the IHSA State Finals. Oswego East Athletic Director Bobby Kaminski send out a press release congratulating the teams. Kaminski reported “Impressively, the team scored in ALL thre…

The Marmion Cadets finished 3rd at the IHSA Duals in Class 3A downstate in wrestling.  The Cadets are annually one of the strongest programs no matter what Class they are in.  The last few years they have been in Class 3A.  Marmion defeated Mt. Prospect 43-21 in the quarterfinals, lost to Oa…

The Aurora Christian Eagles wrestling team finished 2nd at the Dual Team finals last weekend at the IHSA Dual’s.  The Eagles beat Peotone in the quarterfinals 47-30, Vandalia 38-30 in the semi-finals before dropping the championship match to powerful Lena-Winslow 44-20.

From 7 a.m. to noon, Friday morning Sandwich High School will start selling tickets for Friday nights Regional finals Boys Basketball game against Ottawa Township High School. Tickets will be sold in the Sandwich High School main office. All sales must be done in person. All tickets are gene…

Ottawa defeated Plano, 70-45, and Sandwich defeated Coal City 63-59. Tune in to WSPY FM 107.1 or streaming on WSPYNews.com Friday night as Sandwich takes on Ottawa.

The Newark Norsemen boys basketball team is headed to the “Sweet Sixteen” in Class 1A Boys Basketball after they swept through the Hinckley-Big Rock Class 1A Regional last week and they won their semi-final game of the Serena Sectional.  Newark defeated Earlville in the HBR semi-final match …