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Colors: Black/Gold • Conference: Northern Illinois Big 12 • Stadium name: Engh Community Field • Enrollment: 1184
Directions: Take IL-23 N, turn left at Spartan Trail
SYCAMORE – After winning Saturday’s tournament in Woodstock, the Sycamore girls tennis team was trying to continue it hot streak against Sterling on Monday.
OTTAWA – Dion Hooker had his way with the Ottawa defense Friday night.
Sycamore (2-2 overall, 0-0 NI Big 12 East) at Ottawa (1-3, 1-0 NIB 12 West)
SYCAMORE – Early in the second game, something had to change for the Sycamore volleyball team.
The Sycamore girls tennis team stayed perfect in Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference East with a 4-1 win over rival DeKalb on Tuesday.
Austin Freeman shot a 35 for the DeKalb boys golf team in Monday's dual meet against Sycamore, earning medalist honors in a 160-202 win.
DeKALB – Entering Friday night’s contest against DeKalb, the Sycamore football team had not allowed more than 14 points in a game all season. That all changed in the 15th annual Castle Challenge.
DeKALB – By the time Dre Brown had his typical Dre Brown game, it didn’t matter.
Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, they discuss what to expect from the DeKalb-Sycamore football game in Week 4 of the prep football season.
SYCAMORE — After 10 minutes against DeKalb, the Sycamore boys soccer team was flying high with an early 1-0 lead. But in the 11th minute, a bad bounce took the wind out of the Spartans’ sails.
Forget about DeKalb ever being 3-0 when facing Sycamore.
The Kaneland boys soccer team defeated DeKalb, 2-0, behind goals from Cameron Pieczynski and Drew Franklin. Pieczynski's goal came in the first half while Franklin's tally was in the second.
Brett Weaver already planned on playing a big role for the Sycamore football team this year.
The Kaneland girls volleyball team earned a 25-17, 25-10 win over DeKalb.
The DeKalb secondary isn’t exactly crawling with tall players.
After two Friday nights away from the field, Dion Hooker made his presence felt in a big way for the Sycamore football team.
Some key players will be returning to the Sycamore football team on Friday, and coach Joe Ryan said that’s good for more than just the obvious reasons.
The Sycamore girls tennis team defeated Kaneland, 3-2, Thursday.
DeKalb boys golfer Austin Freeman shot a 39 to earn medalist honors Wednesday in a dual meet against Yorkville. The Barbs defeated the Foxes, 165-183.
In the pool, everything looks the same to the 23 members of the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls swim team.
Erica Hansel and Rachel Hughes combined for 10 blocks as the Genoa-Kingston volleyball team opened conference play Tuesday with a 25-11, 25-9 win at North Boone. Hughes also had 10 aces. Bree Rogalla had eight assists and Carli Smith had nine digs for the Cogs (5-2 overall, 1-0 Big Northern Conference East).
SYCAMORE – In an exciting six-goal thriller, the Sycamore boys soccer team played to a back-and-forth 3-3 draw Tuesday against Morris.
After 19 long practices before its first game the Genoa-Kingston volleyball game finally got on the court.
Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, hey discuss what they saw in Week 1 and expect in Week 2 of the prep football season.
Five yards. Four yards. Six yards.
The DeKalb girls volleyball team earned a close, 25-22, 29-27, win Tuesday over Rockford Lutheran.
It was the wrong week to be going with a short lineup.
The DeKalb boys cross country team will have a different look to it than in past years. For the Barbs to be successful this season, every runner on the team will need to compete at a high level, not just one elite runner.