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Sandburg wrestling standout Chris Pajak outpolled seven others in voting for Southland Patch MVP, Feb. 18-24. He is now eligible for Patch Athlete of the Month honors.
Stagg cheerleader Paige Pierson outpolled six others in voting for Southland Patch MVP, Nov. 26-Dec. 1. She is now eligible for Patch Athlete of the Month honors.
Kresal, a Marian Catholic sophomore, made it to the state swimming competition in two events, placing 16th in the 100-yard breaststroke and 24th in the 200-yard individual medley in the state preliminary races.
It was a defensive battle in the Class 7A state football championship, with Glenbard West defeating Lincoln-Way East, 10-8. Check out the video highlights for the top plays of the game.
If you can't make the trip to Champaign this weekend, here's where to watch the game and find live updates.
The Class 7A Illinois football championship is a game two years in the making. After Glenbard West and Lincoln-Way East were upset as favorites in 2011, they found their way back in 2012.
Providence or Lincoln-Way East? Lemont or Richards? Follow the latest Illinois high school football scores and see where your favorite team falls in the brackets.
Which local team has the best fans? Upload photos of your school spirit and/or colors to find out once and for all, which schools are the best.
Chat live with Patch editors and get updates on this week's first-round playoff games.
IHSA announced the first-round playoff pairings for the state football playoffs Saturday night.
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