DeKalb BarbsDeKalb 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.
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.
Last year, a young DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls swim squad failed to place in any events at state.
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?
DARIEN – Derek Kyler got up from holding the kick, rolled out to the right and heaved the ball into the end zone.
DeKalb football coach Matt Weckler considers Hinsdale South and his Barbs are mirror images of one another.
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.
The Genoa-Kingston girls cross country team finished 21st Saturday at the Class 1A Oregon Sectional with 546 points.
Area teams gear up for cross country sectionals with eyes on state
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.
HUNTLEY – It happened again.
HUNTLEY – For a moment, everything seemed like it was spiraling.
The Genoa-Kingston girls volleyball team rolled through the regular season with almost 30 wins.
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.
DeKALB – Dre Brown played only one drive for the DeKalb football team. It was the only drive on which the Barbs scored.
MORRIS– Before the season started, DeKalb girls volleyball coach Kyle Milborn knew his team would be built on defense.
On paper, there’s not much on the line for the DeKalb football team when it faces Geneseo at home tonight.
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.