Girls Sports Highlights
- iGirls Swimming Naperville Central vs Neuqua Valley 09.16.2021
Neuqua Valley girls swim and dive faces Naperville Central at home where the Wildcats win impressively over the Redhawks.
- iGirls Swimming Metea Valley vs. Waubonsie Valley 09.16.21
Waubonsie Valley girls swimming host Metea Valley in a DVC matchup where the Warriors pull out the victory.
- iGirls Tennis Naperville North vs. Naperville Central 09.16.21
Naperville North girls tennis takes on Naperville Central in a crosstown rivalry where the Huskies win decisively over the Redhawks.
- iGirls Volleyball Neuqua Valley vs. Hinsdale Central 09.15.21
Neuqua Valley girls volleyball faces Hinsdale Central in the annual Wheaton Classic where the Wildcats win a hard-fought match.
- iGirls Volleyball Metea Valley vs. IC Catholic Prep 09.15.21
Metea Valley girls volleyball takes on the IC Catholic Prep Knights in the annual Wheaton Classic where the Mustangs win in two sets.
- iGirls Volleyball Waubonsie Valley vs. Wheaton North 09.15.21
Waubonsie Valley girls volleyball faces Wheaton North in the Wheaton Classic where the Warriors come up short against the Falcons.
- iGirls Golf Neuqua Valley vs. Naperville North 09.14.21
Neuqua Valley girls golf faces off against Naperville North at Cress Creek Country Club where the Wildcats outlast the Huskies.
- iGirls Tennis Benet Academy vs. Naperville North 09.08.21
Naperville North girls tennis takes on Benet Academy at home where the Huskies narrowly defeat the Redwings.
Boys Sports Highlights
- iFootball Naperville Central vs Waubonsie Valley 09.17.2021
Naperville Central football heads on the road to take on Waubonsie Valley where the Redhawks hang on for the win over the Warriors.
- iFootball Neuqua Valley vs Naperville North 09.17.2021
Neuqua Valley football goes up against Naperville North in a DVC clash where the Wildcats stifle the Huskies in a victory.
- iBoys Soccer Naperville Central vs. Neuqua Valley 09.14.21
The Naperville Central boys soccer team hopes to continue the strong start to the DVC season on the road at Neuqua Valley.
- iBoys Soccer Metea Valley vs. Waubonsie Valley 09.14.21
Metea Valley boys soccer goes up against Waubonsie Valley at the Warriors’ home field where the Mustangs pull away for the victory.
Play of the Week
- iCentral Golfer Harvey Wang Makes a Difference a World Away
Naperville Central senior Harvey Wang is known in the area for his success on the links with the Redhawk boys golf team, but he’s making a big difference across the globe!
- iState Champion Kaitlyn Lee Returns; Player Profile
After winning the 1A doubles girls tennis state championship in 2019, Benet Academy senior Kaitlyn Lee can’t wait to return to the state’s biggest stage this fall.
- iNiko Gordon Shaves Head for St. Jude; Off the Field
Niko Gordon decided to use his birthday this year as the catalyst for a good cause — shaving his head to raise money for St. Judes.
- iSpecial Olympic Basketball holds Long Awaited Return
Special Olympic basketball players from our local area finally compete after waiting to play for more than a year and a half.
- iMike Ulreich, Naperville Central Football; Coach’s Corner
Mike Ulreich, the Naperville Central football head coach, discusses gameday rituals, sports on TV, and favorite athlete growing up on this edition of Coach’s Corner.
- iVintage Moments; 2007 Naperville North Football Wins State
To celebrate the 15th season of Naperville Sports Weekly, we are looking back at some of the biggest games and moments since NSW began in 2007! First up, the 2007 Naperville North Football State Championship team.
- iAndy McWhirter on the Obstacles Team Faced; Coach’s Code
Andy McWhirter, Naperville North girls water polo coach, details the obstacles his state winning team had to overcome in 2021.
NSW Annual Awards
- iFemale Athlete of the Year // NSW Awards // Season 14
Female Athlete of the Year is a category stacked with veteran-laden talent, all of whom have made their presence felt in the local area.
- iMale Athlete of the Year // NSW Awards // Season 14
Male Athlete of the Year is always a fierce category and it was no different this year, with six tremendous competitors for the top spot.