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Daniel Hein is a record-setting machine.
Alex Flores made three free-throws at the buzzer to tie the game then made the go-ahead 3-pointer in the closing seconds of overtime to lead Hiawatha boys basketball team to a 56-55 win against Durand on Thursday at the Durand tournament opener.
The Sycamore girls bowling team improved to 3-1 in the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference with its second sweep in as many days, beating Yorkville 3,194-2,698.
The Sycamore girls bowling team swept Rochelle on Tuesday, winning all the games and the series, 3,041 to 2,747.
Note to readers: The following was intended to run with the Boys Golf Player of the Year story that ran in Tuesday’s edition. The Daily Chronicle regrets the error.
Sycamore’s Ye honored for 3rd straight year
Luke Davis dominated inside with 17 points and 16 rebounds as the DeKalb boys basketball team topped Dundee-Crown, 47-39, Friday.
Last season was historic for the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op boys swimming team.
DeKALB – This time last year, Aleah Leman was not competing for the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op gymnastics team. Now, the sophomore is ready to prove she is one of the best all-around gymnasts in the state of Illinois.
Entering her junior campaign, Kaneland junior cross country runner Brianna Bower had a small bump in the road on what looked to be a promising season. Bower finished 37th overall at the state meet as a sophomore and was looking to be one of the top runners.
Heading into this upcoming season, the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls gymnastics team might have one of the better and deepest teams in recent memory.
Sycamore’s Adam Millburg is no stranger to the pressures of being a competitive high school cross country runner.
The Genoa-Kingston girls basketball team ran its winning streak to four with a 40-15 home win against Marengo on Thursday.
The Sycamore girls basketball team takes on Yorkville. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m.
SYCAMORE – Despite having a lackluster first half by its standards, the Sycamore girls basketball team held a slim six-point lead heading into the break Tuesday night against Kaneland.
According to Sycamore coach Joe Ryan, there are three types of football players.
DeKALB – Led by seniors Bailey Gilbert and Madelyne Johnson, the Sycamore girls basketball team sprinted out to an 11-2 lead and never let it get to less than 10 points. The Spartans ran away with a 72-38 win Friday over DeKalb in a Northern Illinois Big 12 East game.
DeKALB – The duo of Jace Kitchen and Mike Pollack came out of the gates firing on all cylinders for the DeKalb boys basketball team. The wings finished Friday night’s game against Sycamore with nearly identical numbers.
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Gilbert leads Sycamore past Sterling
Last season, the Sycamore girls bowling team had a successful campaign, placing third at the Sycamore Regional and finished seventh at the Freeport Sectional.
The Sycamore girls basketball team picked up a pair of wins Friday night at the Bartonville Limestone tournament.
SYCAMORE – After a final 70 seconds filled with heroics, Jack Mizgalski’s last-ditch 3-pointer from just behind the arc was offline.
After taking a 1-point lead at the end of the first quarter, the Sycamore boys basketball team held off a furious rally by Sandwich to win, 50-49, Wednesday at the 52nd Leland G. Strombom Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament.
IHSA executive director Marty Hickman called the body's legislative commission's decision to put a complete football playoff revamp to a vote surprising.