Plainfield North athletes sign for college

Multiple Plainfield North athletes are furthering their athletic careers in college. Here are the list of athletes that signed letters of intent Wednesday: Meg Chadick, tennis, Augustana College Tyler Hoosman, football, University of Northern Iowa Sam Jones, football, Augustana College Makenzie Miller, softball, Carthage College Allyson Radwan, tennis, Augustana College Hayley Stazak, track and field, Concordia University NE. James Suchy, cross country/track and field, Greenville College Cooper Tunac, football, Macalester College Michael Wagner, football, Benedictine University

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Plainfield North falls to Andrew in own regional

Plainfield North’s season came to an end Monday night in a 50-45 loss to Andrew in the Plainfield North Regional quarterfinal. The Tigers trailed 14-4 early in the second quarter before 10 straight points tied the game. The T-Bolts scored the final four points for an 18-14 lead at the half. “We were 5-of-13 in the paint, we were 5-for-23 in the first half and 0-for-3 from three and none of them were contested,” North coach Bob Krahulik said. “We just didn’t shoot well. But, credit to us. We hung…

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Baggs finishes 20th in state; top finish in Plainfield North history

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS — Jack Baggs entered the state meet with plenty of experience. The senior from Plainfield North had qualified for state the previous two years with the team. This year though he made it as an individual and finished with the best finish in school history, 20th place, at St. Clair Bowl. He finished with a 12-game total of 2,613, 30 pins outside of the top 12, which was All-State. “I was trying to get all-state,” Baggs said. “I never got all-state before. It would have meant a lot to…

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Plainfield East wrestling tops North at “Brawlatorium”

Wrestling in front of a raucous auditorium crowd, Plainfield East took down Plainfield North 45-24 Thursday night. The Bengals typically wrestle once a year in what they call the “Brawlatorium” but are wrestling there twice this year with a Friday night matchup against Plainfield South. “The environment is awesome,” East coach David Early said. “A lot of times wrestling is in a quiet environment in the gym. So, it is nice to have it in a packed house with all the yelling and cheering. I wish it could be like…

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Plainfield South overcomes 24-0 deficit to take down Plainfield North

Plainfield North started its match against Plainfield South with four pins and a 24-0 lead. But the Cougars stormed back and overcame a fifth pin to take down the hosts 43-33 Thursday night. Tim Donahue (182-pounds), Matt Hennessy (191), Davies (220) and Leonardo Santos (heavyweight) all opened with pins for the Tigers. South though rolled back with the top of the lineup with Enzo Silva and Andrew Chaplin. Zachary Kolb won by major decision and then Andrew Cervantes won by pin. A Noah Bickett win by a 3-2 decision gave…

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Plainfield North pulls away late, tops Plainfield Central

By Scott Taylor Plainfield North outscored Plainfield Central Tuesday night 10-1 in the fourth quarter in a 37-23 win at Central. The Tigers led 27-22 after three quarters and that was the score early in the fourth quarter when the game’s turning point took place. The Wildcats missed a pair of free throws that could have made it a one possession game. On the other end the Tigers missed a shot but Lauren Higgins picked up her own miss and was fouled on a shot. She sunk both free throws…

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