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D211 Post: Coach Shows Toughness in the Face of Adversity

  This article was submitted by Conant Crier staff writer Isaac Goffin.  The Crier is the student newspaper of James B. Conant High School.  To read the original article or more from the Crier, click here. Due to a congenital birth defect, head sophomore girls’ basketball coach Drew Shulman couldn’t tie his shoes until the fourth grade. The defect, which caused Shulman to be born without a left hand, never frustrated the once three-sport athlete from Elk Grove High School. As an athlete, Shulman made a difference to his team through his leadership, and still does today as a coach, according to his colleagues and players....

FHS Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team Celebrates 4th Place in State Tournament

Fremd High School hosted a rally earlier this week to celebrate the Varsity Girls’ Basketball Team placing 4th in the IHSA State Tournament. During the rally, students competed against each other and staff in various basketball games. View photos of the rally, as well as the state trophy, below.

Saxons Announce New Head Girls’ Basketball Coach

Jacqueline Storm has been named varsity head girls’ basketball coach at Schaumburg High School, replacing Curtis Goodwin at the helm of the Saxon basketball program, who has stepped down after three seasons. Storm, who teaches English at Schaumburg High School, has served as the Saxons’ girls’ basketball junior varsity coach since July 2015, and was the girls’ basketball assistant varsity coach from 2014-2015. Prior to coming to Schaumburg High School, she was the girls’ basketball sophomore coach at Romeoville High School (Romeoville, Ill.) from 2013-2014, the girls’ basketball varsity head coach at Gordon Tech High School (Chica...

Two New Head Coaches Announced for the Hoffman Estates High School Hawks

Mike Koester has been named head girls basketball coach and Kirk Macnider has been named head girls track & field coach at Hoffman Estates High School.  Koester replaces Mike Nocella at the helm of the girls basketball program, and Macnider assumes direction of the girls track & field for Dan Anderson. Koester has taught science teach and been an assistant varsity girls basketball coach and the head sophomore girls basketball coach at McHenry East (campus) High School for the past eight years.  He also has served as an assistant varsity football coach at the school from 2006-2012, working on the defensive side of the ball.  He was ...