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

It didn't take long for Justin Keck to start feeling the itch.
By TRAVIS ZUELLIG- sports@daily-chronicle.com
With new coach Heath Kent and a revamped roster due to transfers and graduates, the defending Northern Illinois Big 12 East Champion DeKalb girls basketball team is turning the page.
By JACOB WESTENDORF sports@daily-chronicle.com
The Dekalb football team returns 17 starters this season, but the Barbs will have a new face at the game’s most important position.
By JACOB WESTENDORF – sports@daily-chronicle.com
New Barbs coach aiming to change culture
By STEVE NITZ – snitz@shawmedia.com
SYCAMORE – This past weekend, more than 70 trave teams convened on the multiple fields at Sycamore Park for the 14th annual Storm Dayz travel softball tournament.
By JACOB WESTENDORF – sports@daily-chronicle.com
SYCAMORE – From DeKalb High School to the Kishwaukee Valley Storm, Erin Karasewski has had an eventful year on the softball diamond.
By STEVE NITZ – snitz@shawmedia.com
SYCAMORE – Throughout the spring, Tristyn Criswell and Lindsey Costliow were rivals.
By JAMES NOKES sports@daily-chronicle.com
There were three games every year that Sycamore baseball coach Jason Cavanaugh and DeKalb coach Jake Howells hated: When their teams played each other in a conference series. 
By TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@daily-chronicle.com
The incoming seniors on DeKalb's football team are primed to end their prep playing careers with a bang this fall.

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