4mAfter beating Whitney Young time after time the past four years, the Simeon Wolverines finally fell victim to Jahlil Okafor and the Dolphins in the sectional semifinals, ending their state championship dreams.
4mPreps contributor Scott Phillips previews the upcoming sectional finals and Friday's IHSA state playoff action, beginning with Whitney Young's game against St. Rita.
4mSimeon won four straight IHSA state titles, but their streak came to an end Wednesday at the hands of Whitney Young. Meanwhile, No. 6 seeds reign supreme in Class 4A playoffs.
4mCSNChicago.com preps Insider "Edgy" Tim answers three big questions facing Illinois' top three college football programs -- Illinois, Northwestern and NIU.
4mIt was a star-studded night Tuesday as teams across the state played in the sectional semifinal round of the Class 4A and Class 3A IHSA playoffs.
4mCore6 Athletes out of Deerfield has led the way in putting more focus on year round training, and now the offensive and defensive linemen types now have a place and an event that showcases their skills and progression.
4mIn the latest set of CSN Preps Power Rankings, check out who ranks where as the postseason heats up around the state.
Preps Basketball Power Rankings
1. Whitney Young (29-5) *4A state champions
2. Morgan Park (23-6) *3A state champions
3. Benet (25-8) *4A second place
4. Stevenson (32-2) *4A third place
5. Orr (26-5) *3A third place
6. Marian Catholic (28-3)
7. Bogan (25-6)
8. North Chicago (26-5)
9. Loyola (25-6)
10. Glenbard North (24-6)
Preps Football Power Rankings
1. Mount Carmel (13-1) *7A state champions
2. Naperville Central (11-3) *8A state champions
3. Loyola (12-2) *8A second place
4. Batavia (13-1) *6A state champions
5. Lake Zurich (12-2) *7A second place
6. Montini (13-1) *5A second place
7. Glenbard West (11-2)
8. Stevenson (10-3)
9. Marist (9-4)
10. Richards (12-2) *6A second place