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Isaiah Roby Drafted by Detroit, Headed to the Dallas Mavericks

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks traded down in the second round of the NBA draft Thursday night, ending up with Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby at No. 45 overall. Dallas initially selected Deividas Sirvydis of Lithuania with their scheduled 37th pick, but agreed to trade his rights to the Detroit Pistons for Roby and two…read more »

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Final List of State Champions from the 2018-2019 School Year

As we reflect on the 2018-2019 High School Sports Season, 77 Champions were crowned in 31 different IHSA Sports throughout the year. So which schools brought home state championships and how many? Here is the list of the Champions crowned during the 2018-2019 year. *BOLD* include local Northern Illinois Teams Naperville North- 4 East St…read more »

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IHSA Approves Several Items for 2019-2020 School Year

The IHSA recently approved some changes that will begin in the 2019-2020 School Year: In Boys and Girls Basketball- the Mercy Rule will now be used in postseason State Series games. This means if a team is winning by 30 points or more in the 4th quarter, the clock will continue to run. This is…read more »

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Dixon Baseball Finishes 4th at State in Class 3A State Tournament

The Dixon Dukes wrapped up their historic baseball season with a 4th place finish in the Class 3A State Baseball Tournament in Joliet over the weekend. Dixon lost to Waterloo 9-2 in the third-place game at Route 66 Stadium on Saturday. The Dukes led 2-0 but gave up 4 runs in both the 4th and…read more »

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Dixon Baseball Loses in Class 3A State Semifinals 5-1

In Boys Baseball, the Dixon Dukes 17 game winning streak came to end in the Class 3A State Semifinals on Friday losing to Lombard Montini 5-1 in Joliet. Dixon took an early 1-0 lead in the top of the 1st inning on an RBI by Tucker Cole but the Broncos would answer with 3 runs…read more »

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