Tuesday, March 5, 2013
The Carl Sandburg High School varsity wrestlers look back on a bittersweet second consecutive state championship victory.
The Sandburg Eagles varsity wrestling team looked back on their recent championship victory with heavy hearts. Losing Sandburg athletic director Bruce Scheidegger was devastating, but the team dedicated the rest of their season to him and came out victorious. Watch as wrestlers and coach Eric Siebert reflect on the championship and on Scheidegger on Comcast Sportsnet. Looking for more sports stories? - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - There are plenty of ways to keep up on local news:
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Sandburg wrestling standout Chris Pajak outpolled seven others in voting for Southland Patch MVP, Feb. 18-24. He is now eligible for Patch Athlete of the Month honors.
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Harris scored 24 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in the Eagles' 60-55 boys basketball victory over Rich Central. He is averaging 15.8 points and 10.0 rebounds.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Sandburg's Steve Jacobsen bowled games of 300 and 246 for a two-game school-record series of 546 in the Eagles' dual meet victory over Tinley Park. He surpassed the series record previously held by last year's state champ, Joey Kopera.
Monday, January 21, 2013
Sandburg's Brandon Torres outpolled 11 others in voting for Southland Patch's MVP, Jan. 7-13. He is now eligible for Patch Athlete of the Month honors.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Sandburg's Rachel Ruzevich outpolled seven others in voting for Southland Patch's MVP, Dec. 17-23. She is now eligible for Patch Athlete of the Month honors.
Thursday, November 8, 2012
Make the loudest roar for this Carl Sandburg High School standout cross country athlete in our weekly MVP poll.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
The Eagles defeated Lockport 34-14 in the last home game of the season, as Sandburg continues its strong winning record at 7-1. Seniors were also honored during the yearly Senior Night.
Friday, October 5, 2012
The Eagles score a late touchdown in regulation and then use a quick strike in overtime to take out the Aaron Bailey-less Raiders in Bolingbrook.
Breaking It Down: Four quarters just wasn't enough for Sandburg and Bolingbrook on Friday night, Oct. 5. The Eagles and Raiders went the full 48 minutes and left the field tied 6-6 at the end of regulation. However, the Eagles weren't ready to stick around long, as they scored on the very first play of overtime on a play-action pass and then scooped up a Raiders' fumble one Bolingbrook's first play from scrimmage in overtime to ice the game. After trailing the entire game, the Eagles mounted a 14-yard touchdown drive at the start of the fourth quarter—following a Bolingbrook fumble at Raiders' own 14-yard-line—but, Bolingbrook blocked the extra point, knotting the game at 6-6. Following the overtime fumble recovery that sealed the victory …
Saturday, September 15, 2012
In a tough fought battle Friday night, the Eagles Varsity football defeated the Lincolnway Central Knights 7-3.