Sycamore Spartans

Sycamore High School • Sycamore Spartans • Phone: 815-899-8160
Colors: Black/Gold • Conference: Northern Illinois Big 12 • Stadium name: Engh Community Field • Enrollment: 1184
Directions: Take IL-23 N, turn left at Spartan Trail

Recent articles

By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF – sports@daily-chronicle.com
The DeKalb boys golf team took first place in the Northern Illinois Big 12 East at Wednesday’s NI Big 12 Conference Meet at Seneca’s Oak Ridge in LaSalle.
By EDDIE CARIFIO – ecarifio@shawmedia.com
SYCAMORE – Twice last year Adam Millburg came within seconds of claiming all-state honors at a state championship.
By DAILY CHRONICLE sports@daily-chronicle.com
DeKalb sophomore Maddie Hoth had her career-best round at the right time.
By JAMES HIGH - sports@daily-chrnoicle.com
SYCAMORE – After winning Saturday’s tournament in Woodstock, the Sycamore girls tennis team was trying to continue it hot streak against Sterling on Monday.
By STEVE NITZ snitz@shawmedia.com
OTTAWA – Dion Hooker had his way with the Ottawa defense Friday night.
Sycamore (2-2 overall, 0-0 NI Big 12 East) at Ottawa (1-3, 1-0 NIB 12 West)
By BY TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@daily-chronicle.com
SYCAMORE – Early in the second game, something had to change for the Sycamore volleyball team.
By DAILY CHRONICLE sports@daily-chronicle.com
The Sycamore girls tennis team stayed perfect in Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference East with a 4-1 win over rival DeKalb on Tuesday.
By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF – sports@daily-chronicle.com
Austin Freeman shot a 35 for the DeKalb boys golf team in Monday's dual meet against Sycamore, earning medalist honors in a 160-202 win.
By TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@daily-chronicle.com
DeKALB – Entering Friday night’s contest against DeKalb, the Sycamore football team had not allowed more than 14 points in a game all season. That all changed in the 15th annual Castle Challenge.
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
DeKALB – By the time Dre Brown had his typical Dre Brown game, it didn’t matter.
Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, they discuss what to expect from the DeKalb-Sycamore football game in Week 4 of the prep football season. 
By TRAVIS ZUELLIG sports@daily-chronicle.com
SYCAMORE — After 10 minutes against DeKalb, the Sycamore boys soccer team was flying high with an early 1-0 lead. But in the 11th minute, a bad bounce took the wind out of the Spartans’ sails.
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
Forget about DeKalb ever being 3-0 when facing Sycamore.
By DAILY CHRONICLE
The Kaneland boys soccer team defeated DeKalb, 2-0, behind goals from Cameron Pieczynski and Drew Franklin. Pieczynski's goal came in the first half while Franklin's tally was in the second.
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
Brett Weaver already planned on playing a big role for the Sycamore football team this year.
By DAILY CHRONICLE sports@daily-chronicle.com
The Kaneland girls volleyball team earned a 25-17, 25-10 win over DeKalb.
By EDDIE CARIFIO ecarifio@shawmedia.com
The DeKalb secondary isn’t exactly crawling with tall players.
By EDDIE CARIFIO - ecarifio@shawmedia.com
After two Friday nights away from the field, Dion Hooker made his presence felt in a big way for the Sycamore football team.
By EDDIE CARIFIO- ecarifio@shawmedia.com
Some key players will be returning to the Sycamore football team on Friday, and coach Joe Ryan said that’s good for more than just the obvious reasons.
The Sycamore girls tennis team defeated Kaneland, 3-2, Thursday.
By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF - sports@daily-chronicle.com
DeKalb boys golfer Austin Freeman shot a 39 to earn medalist honors Wednesday in a dual meet against Yorkville. The Barbs defeated the Foxes, 165-183.
By EDDIE CARIFIO- ecarifio@shawmedia.com
In the pool, everything looks the same to the 23 members of the DeKalb-Sycamore co-op girls swim team.
By - sports@daily-chronicle.com
Erica Hansel and Rachel Hughes combined for 10 blocks as the Genoa-Kingston volleyball team opened conference play Tuesday with a 25-11, 25-9 win at North Boone. Hughes also had 10 aces. Bree Rogalla had eight assists and Carli Smith had nine digs for the Cogs (5-2 overall, 1-0 Big Northern Conference East).
By BY TRAVIS ZUELLIG- sports@daily-chronicle.com
SYCAMORE – In an exciting six-goal thriller, the Sycamore boys soccer team played to a back-and-forth 3-3 draw Tuesday against Morris.
By From STAFF REPORTS- sports@daily-choncile.com
After 19 long practices before its first game the Genoa-Kingston volleyball game finally got on the court.
By EDDIE CARIFIO and STEVE NITZ – sports@daily-chronicle.com
Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, hey discuss what they saw in Week 1 and expect in Week 2 of the prep football season.
By EDDIE CARIFIO- ecarifio@shawmedia.com
Five yards. Four yards. Six yards.
By DAILY CHRONICLE STAFF sports@daily-chronicle.com
The DeKalb girls volleyball team earned a close, 25-22, 29-27, win Tuesday over Rockford Lutheran.
By Eddie Carifio ecarifio@shawmedia
It was the wrong week to be going with a short lineup.

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