High School Sports - Chicago Sun-Times http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com Latest news from the Chicago Sun-Times - High School Sports en-us webmaster@suntimes.com (Editor) Newspapers http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/csp/cms/sites/YourSeason/assets/img/logo.gif Chicago Sun-Times http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Bahr becomes two-way threat in Evanston win ]]>
Evanston fell behind early and then dominated as it rolled past Glenbrook North 35-7 on Friday in Evanston. The Wildkits (3-1) took the lead for good early in the second quarter when Joe Degrand blocked a GBN punt, and linebacker Ray Bahr scooped up the ball and ran it into the end zone, giving the home team a 14-7 advantage. Running back … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Hersey takes care of Glenbrook North ]]> Hersey 49, Glenbrook North 13 STAR: Hersey quarterback Quinn Orlandi finished 14-for-18 for 195 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another 74 yards and two touchdowns. Ed Miklasz caught three TDs, two from Orlandi, and David Jackowski caught two. MOMENT: After scoring right before the half, the Huskies forced Glenbrook North to a three-and-out to start the third quarter and proceeded … ]]> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 22:45:31 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/14711991-393/hersey-takes-care-of-glenbrook-north.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/14711991-393/hersey-takes-care-of-glenbrook-north.html <![CDATA[ Sledd brings Highland Park to brink of CSL title ]]>
A pair of banners honoring Highland Park’s most recent Central Suburan North titles are just around the corner from its locker room. The Giants have a chance to hang another banner thanks to a bevy of contributers during a 14-7 win over visiting Glenbrook North on Friday night. After hurting his left ankle last week, Andrew Sledd carried the ball 37 times … ]]>
Sat, 15 Oct 2011 00:18:01 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/8223812-393/sledd-brings-highland-park-to-brink-of-csl-title.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/8223812-393/sledd-brings-highland-park-to-brink-of-csl-title.html
<![CDATA[ Petty leads Glenbrook North to win ]]> A hard hit late in the fourth quarter caused Glenbrook North quarterback Curt Petty to bite through part of his tongue. With his team already shorthanded, the senior shook off that injury to help the Spartans earn a 21-14 win Thursday night against visiting Central Suburban North rival Maine West. After spitting out some blood on the sidelines, Petty directed a 70-yard … ]]> Thu, 06 Oct 2011 23:31:28 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/8078466-393/petty-leads-glenbrook-north-to-win.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/8078466-393/petty-leads-glenbrook-north-to-win.html <![CDATA[ Ponticelli gets GBN back on track with win over Niles North ]]>
Trevor Ponticelli kept Glenbrook North’s playoff hopes alive with a pair of clutch catches. The senior’s 43-yard reception while lying on the ground set up the second of Curt Petty’s two touchdown passes to Chad Bruce. Ponticelli then returned an interception 62 yards for a score in the fourth quarter to seal a 20-6 win over Niles North on Friday night and … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Balder, Kersten spark Deerfield ]]> Deerfield used a blocked punt for a touchdown to rally past Glenbrook North 28-18 Friday in Deerfield. The game turned midway through the third quarter when the Warriors’ Jacob Balder blocked a punt and the ball fell in the hands of linebacker John Kerstein, who ran 35 yards untouched into the end zone for a 14-10 Deerfield lead. Glenbrook North (1-4, 0-1) … ]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2011 00:37:06 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7842691-393/balder-kersten-spark-deerfield.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7842691-393/balder-kersten-spark-deerfield.html <![CDATA[ Glenbrook South tops rival North again ]]> Kevin Schroeder carried Glenbrook South to another win over neighborhood rival Glenbrook North. The senior running back ran 29 times for 186 yards and two touchdowns, both in the second half, as the Titans earned a 28-14 victory over the Spartans in Northbrook. Tied 14-all after two quarters, the Titans (2-1) took the lead for good on Schroeder’s 3-yard run on the … ]]> Fri, 09 Sep 2011 22:43:55 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7571423-393/glenbrook-south-tops-rival-north-again.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7571423-393/glenbrook-south-tops-rival-north-again.html <![CDATA[ Week 3 football capsules ]]>
Click the links to see the SouthtownStar Week 3 football capsules, the Naperville Sun Week 3 football capsules or the Herald-News Week 3 football capsules. Glenbrook South at Glenbrook North When: 7 p.m. Friday. Outlook: Glenbrook South has won the last four games in this rivalry, but this is the teams’ first meeting since 2008. Senior Mac Zabriskie has passed for five … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Petty passes Glenbrook North to first victory ]]>
For the first time in his varsity career, Grant Rushing completed a pass, caught a pass and ran the ball during a game.  But the Glenbrook North junior running back — who also played some safety — was far more excited about how quarterback Curt Petty and the receivers played Friday in Chicago.  The senior signal-caller finished 10-for-15 for 207 yards and … ]]>
Sat, 03 Sep 2011 00:44:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7440806-393/petty-passes-glenbrook-north-to-first-victory.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7440806-393/petty-passes-glenbrook-north-to-first-victory.html
<![CDATA[ Hersey’s solid play leads to big win ]]> Don’t call it an upset. Hersey upended No. 23 Glenbrook North 21-14 in Friday night’s season opener in Northbrook. Second year Huskie head coach Dragan Teonic was excited by the result, but he wasn’t wearing his underdog cape heading into the matchup. “I don’t consider anything an upset,” said Teonic. “They’re a good football team and I think we’re a good football … ]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2011 01:51:43 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7309340-393/herseys-solid-play-leads-to-big-win.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7309340-393/herseys-solid-play-leads-to-big-win.html <![CDATA[ Central Suburban North football preview ]]> CENTRAL SUBURBAN NORTH Outlook: Glenbrook North figures to be the favorite after winning eight of 10 games in 2010. Deerfield and Highland Park will be searching for playoff berths, while Niles North hopes to improve on last year’s 3-6 campaign. Top five players Ht. Wt. Yr. RB Oshayne Brown, Niles North 5-9 165 Sr. WR Ross Chukerman, Highland Park 6-3 215 Sr. OT Mike Ermel, Glenbrook North 6-4 275 Sr. RB Jeremy Kritt, Deerfield 6-0 210 Sr. RB Grant Rushing, Glenbrook North 6-0 205 Jr. … ]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2011 17:58:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7185430-393/central-suburban-north-football-preview.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/7185430-393/central-suburban-north-football-preview.html <![CDATA[ Super 25 countdown: Glenbrook North ]]>
Mike Ermel knows the thinking out there about Central Suburban League football. "Whenever you think of the CSL, (it's), 'Oh, you guys have Maine South. They win state every year.' That's what most people think about," the Glenbrook North senior left tackle said. But Ermel and his teammates are determined to change that perception. The Spartans won their first CSL North title … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ All Glenbrook North needs is a quarterback ]]>
When Glenbrook North opened its summer camp recently, head coach Bob Pieper looked at his team and was most excited about one thing — just how many of them there were. Fifty-two to be exact, and that number could grow. “Our goal is to have 50 on varsity. We’re really encouraged about the numbers,” Pieper said. “(With so many kids) you have … ]]>
Tue, 28 Jun 2011 18:36:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/6229833-393/all-glenbrook-north-needs-is-a-quarterback.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/6229833-393/all-glenbrook-north-needs-is-a-quarterback.html
<![CDATA[ Rushing leads Spartans past Maine West ]]> Grant Rushing lived up to his last name with a career game for Glenbrook North Friday night. The sophomore and first-year varsity running back established new career highs in yardage and touchdowns in a 48-7 Central Suburban North victory at Maine West. He rushed for 171 yards on 20 carries and scored four touchdowns on runs of 3, 23, 42 and 4 … ]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 17:30:02 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453877-393/rushing-leads-spartans-past-maine-west.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453877-393/rushing-leads-spartans-past-maine-west.html <![CDATA[ Spartans finally top Highland Park ]]> On a night when its school's homecoming theme was "Move with the Music," Glenbrook North's football team was inert. But that wasn't a bad thing. Far from it. The Spartans didn't move at all in the CSL North standings Friday night. They remained in first place after beating Highland Park's Giants 35-14 in Northbrook. "We played well, for all 48 minutes," said … ]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 17:26:01 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453616-393/spartans-finally-top-highland-park.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453616-393/spartans-finally-top-highland-park.html <![CDATA[ Rushing, Freund lead Glenbrook North ]]> Grant Rushing and Nick Freund were a dominant one-two force for Glenbrook North as the two running backs combined for six touchdowns in a 48-0 demolition of Maine East on Friday. Rushing finished with a game-high 149 yards and three touchdowns on 15 carries while Freund added 53 yards and three scores on six carries in the rout. "It's very dynamic," Freund … ]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 17:22:02 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453396-393/rushing-freund-lead-glenbrook-north.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/glenbrooknorth/football/4453396-393/rushing-freund-lead-glenbrook-north.html