Monday, January 7, 2013
No. 1 Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama meet in Miami on Jan. 7 in the title game.
Will the next BCS national champion be the top-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish or will the No. 2 Alabama Crimson Tide, the defending national champions, pick up its third national championship title in the past four years? We'll find out Jan. 7. Coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. CST on ESPN. Here are five things to know about this year's BCS matchup: This article originally ran on the Dacula Patch. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
ESPN will honor Wheaton Warrenville South varsity boys volleyball team Friday, June 22.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
ESPN will honor the Wheaton Warrenville South Varsity Boys Volleyball team with a national championship trophy and banner to be presented at the school. This is the first time an Illinois school has been honored in this manner. WWS would like to pack the house and invites all members of the community to join the WWS National Champions on the 22nd at 5pm. According to head coach Bill Schreier, “Let’s show ESPN a taste of what Tiger Nation is all about. Bring as many people as possible and celebrate this historic event.” Information courtesy of District 200.
Thursday, August 25, 2011
Hilltoppers, Tigers resume their longstanding rivalry on a national stage Sunday morning. The game will be televised on ESPN2.
When: Sunday, 11 a.m. Where: Red Grange Field, Wheaton Warrenville South High School, 1993 Tiger Trail, Wheaton. Television: ESPN2 (Locally: Comcast Channel 35, Dish Network Channel 144, DirecTV Channel 209, WOW Channel 34) 2010 records: Glenbard West: 10-2, 5-1, lost to WWS in the Class 7A quarterfinals; Wheaton Warrenville South: 14-0, 7-0, defeated Lake Zurich for the Class 7A state championship. Series record: This is the 71st meeting between the two schools. Wheaton Warrenville South leads the series 32-27 (there have been 11 ties). Coaches: Glenbard West: Chad Hetlet (fifth season, 41-9 record); Wheaton Warrenville South: Ron Muhitch (10th season, 96-17 record). KEY PLAYERS: Glenbard West offense: Avery Balogh, RB, Sr.; Johnny …
With the game just around the corner, Wheaton and Glen Ellyn Patch want you to place a bet on the final score.
This Sunday more eyes will be watching the local rival football game than ever before. Football rivals Glenbard West and Wheaton Warrenville South will square-off this Sunday at 11 a.m. and the game will be broadcast around the country on ESPN2. Sunday's game will be one of 13 high school football games that will air on the sports network as part of the 2011 High School Football Kickoff series. As you gear up for the game, Patch is starting a rivalry, too, and we want you to join. What will be the final score of the game? Glen Ellyn Patch bets—GBW: 40 WWS: 20 Wheaton Patch bets—GBW: 20 WWS: 40 Editor's note: The game will air at 11 a.m. CST/ 12 p.m. EST.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
During the week after the victory on national TV, things have been "low-key."
After Wheaton Warrenville South beat Maine South (44-7) in the Sept. 3 nationally broadcasted game, athletic director Mike Healy said there was a bit of a "lull" at Wheaton Warrenville South. "Our school was so hyped and so energetic that it's been a little low-key (during the week after the game)," he said. While Healy wasn't sure of the exact number, he estimated that around 5,000 people attended the game. WWS was approached about having a game broadcast on ESPNU when representatives of the school attended a spring conference hosted by Paragon Marketing LLC, as one of Gatorade's "Top 12" high school teams, Healy said. Paragon Marketing, LLC, which does corporate consulting for Gatorade and event-creation for ESPN, approached WWS to see …