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[ Boys Basketball: Yorkville surges past Sandwich ]]> The postseason is a time where records go out the window, and style points don’t matter. Living to see another day is the only objective. Yorkville had one of those nights Tuesday when the Foxes traveled to take on the hosts in a Sandwich Class 3A regional semifinal contest. With nothing seeming to be going right and only 25 points on the … ]]> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 23:12:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10949522-393/boys-basketball-yorkville-surges-past-sandwich.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10949522-393/boys-basketball-yorkville-surges-past-sandwich.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Yorkville takes down Kaneland ]]> Yorkville made it three wins in three games, two in conference play and one in a tournament, this season against Kaneland by defeating the Knights, 62-51, in Northern Illinois Big 12 East Conference on Friday in Kaneville. Cody Bailey scored 19 points to lead the Foxes. “Our execution, on the offensive end, was real good,” said Bailey. “We got a lot of … ]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 23:48:46 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10720201-393/boys-basketball-yorkville-takes-down-kaneland.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10720201-393/boys-basketball-yorkville-takes-down-kaneland.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Josh Williams leads Yorkville to win over Streator ]]> Led by Josh Williams’ all-around play, Yorkville posted a 74-68 victory Saturday night over visiting Streator in a Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference crossover match. Both teams entered the game with 13-5 overall records and boasting two of the league’s top offensive performers, and neither disappointed. J.J. Cravatta had a game-high 31 points in leading Streator, which sports a 4-2 record in … ]]> Sat, 28 Jan 2012 23:38:00 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10302417-401/boys-basketball-josh-williams-leads-yorkville-to-win-over-streator.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/10302417-401/boys-basketball-josh-williams-leads-yorkville-to-win-over-streator.html <![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: DeKalb overtakes Yorkville in second half ]]>
In a game of surges that was sloppily played at times, DeKalb rode a 21-6 scoring run in the third quarter and outlasted Yorkville 62-56 in the Foxes’ gym on Friday. After an even first quarter in all statistical areas — including a 13-13 tie on the scoreboard — Yorkville (11-5, 2-3 NI Big 12 East) pushed to a five-point margin three … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: Aurora Central gets injured players back ]]>
They’re back, so things are looking up for Aurora Central. Senior forwards Robert DeMyers and Paul Kaminski both returned from injury last Thursday to begin practicing with the Chargers again. DeMyers, a 6-foot-5 jumping jack, had been averaging 14.8 points, 12.2 rebounds, 7.0 blocked shots and 3.0 assists when he went down Dec. 6 with a broken fibula in his leg. Kaminski, … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Boys Basketball: West takes control for Panthers ]]>
In a game with plenty of athleticism on both sides of the court, the difference-maker in the annual Route 71 matchup between Yorkville and Oswego was Ryan West. The effort of the 6-foot-3 senior helped Oswego break away from the visiting Foxes in the second half and win going away 67-51. “It was a breakout weekend for Ryan, with back-to-back 20 (points), … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Fox Valley area boys basketball preview ]]>
Batavia Coach: Jim Roberts Last year: 13-13, 8-4 Upstate Eight River Key returnees: Mike Rueffer, jr. G. Top newcomers: Juniors Jake Pollack, Matt Tevonian, Joey Simonetti, Nathan Tague, Trevor Chapman, Mike Carlson, Taylor Brandt, Luke Horton. Outlook: The Bulldogs could struggle early, awaiting the return of up to six players who were involved with the football team’s extended playoff run. Rueffer averaged … ]]>
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<![CDATA[ Newark, Yorkville prevail ]]> John Avery pumped his fist once after draining a three-pointer in the fourth quarter at the Sandwich Thanksgiving Tournament Wednesday night. The basket didn't give the Newark Norsemen the lead nor did it propel them to victory. Newark held a large margin at the time, but the field goal meant a bunch to Avery. It marked his 1,000th point, and it came … ]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2011 16:58:01 CST http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/4452153-393/newark-yorkville-prevail.html http://highschoolsports.suntimes.com/schools/yorkville/boys_basketball/4452153-393/newark-yorkville-prevail.html