DeKalb Barbs

DeKalb High School • 1515 S. Fourth St., DeKalb, IL 60115 • Phone: 815-754-2148
Colors: Orange/Black • Conference: Northern Illinois Big 12 • Stadium name: NIU Huskie Stadium and DeKalb High Field • Enrollment: 1772
Directions: Head southeast on IL-38 E toward S 4th St., take the first right onto S 4th St., turn right at Barb Blvd.

Recent articles

By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF - sports@daily-chronicle.com
Two days after forcing overtime on a halfcourt shot and going on to win, the Hinckley-Big Rock girls basketball team kept their dramatic streak alive.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com DeKALB –
Last year, a young DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls swim squad failed to place in any events at state.
By STEVE NITZ - snitz@shawmedia.com
DeKalb Barbs
By STEVE NITZ - snitz@shawmedia.com
DARIEN – When Hinsdale South decided to kick a field goal on fourth-and-goal from the DeKalb 1-yard line on the opening drive of overtime, I immediately thought, what are they doing?
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DARIEN – Derek Kyler got up from holding the kick, rolled out to the right and heaved the ball into the end zone.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DeKalb football coach Matt Weckler considers Hinsdale South and his Barbs are mirror images of one another.
By TRAVIS ZUELLIG - sports@daily-chronicle.com
MAPLE PARK – The Class 2A Kaneland Sectional cross country meet was a rough go for area teams, but two individuals qualified for the state meet.
By DAILY CHRONICLE - sports@daily-chronicle.com
The Genoa-Kingston girls cross country team finished 21st Saturday at the Class 1A Oregon Sectional with 546 points.
By JACOB WESTENDORF sports@daily-chronicle.com
Area teams gear up for cross country sectionals with eyes on state
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DeKALB – With a forced fumble, a gutsy 2-point conversion call and a successful onside kick, No. 15 Marmion did everything it could to erase a 14-point deficit and stun No. 2 DeKalb on Friday night.
By BY JOEY KAUFMAN- jkaufman@shawmedia.com
HUNTLEY – It happened again.
By BY JOEY KAUFMAN- jkaufman@shawmedia.com
HUNTLEY – For a moment, everything seemed like it was spiraling.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
The Genoa-Kingston girls volleyball team rolled through the regular season with almost 30 wins.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
The Sycamore football team qualified for the playoffs in the last week of the regular season. The last week may have cost DeKalb a No. 1 seed.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DeKALB – Dre Brown played only one drive for the DeKalb football team. It was the only drive on which the Barbs scored.
By ROB OESTERLE- roesterle@shawmedia.com
MORRIS– Before the season started, DeKalb girls volleyball coach Kyle Milborn knew his team would be built on defense.
By EDDIE CARIFIO- ecarifio@shawmedia.com
On paper, there’s not much on the line for the DeKalb football team when it faces Geneseo at home tonight.
By BY TRAVIS ZUELLIG - sports@daily-chronicle.com
At the beginning of the girls tennis season, both Sycamore tennis coach David Hillmer and No. 1 singles player Angelina Ye said that junior Katherine Sullivan had a chance to qualify for the state tournament. And, they were both correct.

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