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 TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@dailychroncile.com
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.
By STEVE NITZ - snitz@shawmedia.com
DeKALB – The way DeKalb quarterback Derek Kyler ran the ball on the Barbs' first play from scrimmage Friday night, it looked like he had waited an extra two hours to get that chance.
By DREW LaMONTAGNA - sports@daily-chronicle.com
ALGONQUIN – In his first season with the DeKalb girls volleyball team, head coach Kyle Milborn is off to a solid start after Thursday night’s 26-24, 25-17 nonconference victory over Jacobs.
By From Staff Reports - sports@daily-chronicle.com
The DeKalb boys soccer team secured a place in the Barb Cup final Saturday with a 1-1 tie against Burlington Central on Thursday.
By EDDIE CARIFIO- ecarifio@shawmedia.com
The offense hadn’t scored – in fact, it gave up seven points. The defense was sharp, but on the whole something needed to change.
Rochelle won only one game in the Northern Illinois Big 12 East Division last year.
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
With Illinois signee and reigning Daily Chronicle Male Athlete of the Year Dre Brown anchoring a high-octane pistol-option offense, the defense on the DeKalb football team can get overlooked.
By STAFF REPORTS – sports@daily-chronicle.com
Kaneland girls volleyball coach Cyndi Violette picked up her first win and loss of the 2010s on the same day.
By STAFF REPORTS sports@daily-chronicle.com
Kyle Quintell’s equalizer in the 20th minute stood for the rest of the match as the Genoa-Kingston boys soccer team tied Byron, 1-1, Tuesday at home in the season opener.
By STEVE NITZ – snitz@shawmedia.com
DeKalb
By BY TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@daily-chronicle.com
It has been a busy summer for Sycamore girls tennis team’s No. 1 singles player Angelina Ye.
By From Staff Reports - sports@daily-chronicle.com
Austin Freeman and the DeKalb boys golf team started the season on the right foot.
By JAMES NOKES – sports@daily-chronicle.com
Maggie Russell focused on nerve management this summer. 
By JAMES NOKES – sports@daily-chronicle.com
In instructing others, DeKalb’s Cook strengthens his own game
By STEVE NITZ snitz@shawmedia.com
Morgan Newport has wanted to play softball for the University of Illinois for quite a while.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DeKALB – Paper work and pep talks.
By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF sports@daily-chronicle.com
DeKalb senior running back Dre Brown officially signed a scholarship tender Monday to enroll in the University of Illinois.

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