Des Plaines Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Des Plaines, IL

  • Tuesday Dec 16 | via Daily Herald 

    Welter, Callahan pace another Buffalo Grove win

    The best start for the Buffalo Grove's girls basketball team in more than five years continued on Tuesday night when the Bison improved to 9-1 with a 63-46 nonconference win over visiting Cary-Grove. For the second straight night, senior Maddy Callahan had four 3-pointers and finished with 15 points.

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  • Friday Dec 12 | via Daily Herald 

    Liwag leads the way in Maine West's win

    When discussing Monica Liwag's floor game in Friday's 57-38 come-from-behind win over Highland Park, Maine West coach Derril Kipp said the Warriors junior guard was steady, hit big shots when needed and made steals. All three -- Catherine Johnson , Allison Pearson and Jessica Riedl -- have started this season.

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  • Friday Dec 12 | via Patch.com 

    Men's Basketball Nets Another Road Victory

    The Harper College men's basketball team continued its strong play on the road with a 77-65 victory at Oakton Community College on Tuesday evening. The Hawks shot an impressive 54.9 percent for the game and connected on 10-of-19 3-pointers.

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Des Plaines High Schools

Friendship Junior High School (550 Elizabeth Lane)
Maine West High School (1755 South Wolf Road)
North Cook Young Adult Academy (2340 South Des Plaines)