In the 51 playoffs games he has coached in 16 years at Stillman Valley, Mike Lalor has experienced some remarkable outcomes.
For a 230-pounder, Zac Hare demonstrates surprising fast speed in an open field.
Everywhere the Oregon Hawks turned Thursday night, there was another IC Catholic Knight waiting to make a play.
A dream start for the Oregon football team quickly turned into a nightmare against Aurora Christian.
Tyler Blume’s 9-yard touchdown pass to Pierce Dhaese pulled Oregon within a point with 9.6 seconds to play. Sawyer Reynolds’ two-point run gave the Hawks a miraculous first-round playoff win.
With 12 state trophies between them, it was not a normal first-round IHSA playoff game between Stillman Valley and Bloomington Central Catholic on Nov. 2.
The Forreston Cardinals did exactly what they wanted to do in the third quarter of Saturday’s 1A playoff game.
With a line-up heavy with talented sophomores, Rockford Lutheran looked similar to the 2012 Oregon volleyball team.