Des Plaines Sports News

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

  • Thursday Nov 20 | via Daily Herald 

    Girls basketball: Fox Valley roundup Thursday, Nov. 20

    Hampshire 33, Maine West 24: Emma Benoit scored 14 points to lead the Whip-Purs to a win at the Hoffman Estates tournament. Rockford East 57, Harvest Christian 45: Paulina Castro scored 17 points and Kylee Knox 13 but the Lions suffered their first loss of the season at their own tournament.


  • Tuesday Nov 18 | via Daily Herald 

    Leyden wins coach Kuzmanic's first game

    Stephanie Kuzmanic did a lot of winning as a four-year starting guard at Wheeling High School and Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis. Making her debut as Leyden's girls basketball coach on Tuesday night in Bensenville, Kuzmanic's Eagles posted a 52-48 victory in overtime over host Fenton.


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)