NAPERVILLE, Ill. -- When the ball slid to the top of the penalty area and gave Hannah Peters the opportunity to score, she seized the moment. She made a little history, too. With the Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer team leading Belleville Althoff 3-0...
A well-planned flick, a perfectly timed volley and a shot as picturesque as anything Beckham ever bent. Stack those together and you get an insurmountable lead and the opportunity to defend your state championship.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. -- From the team hotel to Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium is probably a 15-minute ride depending on traffic. That was long enough for Madison L. Meyer to have a little chat with her mom, Michelle. "She made me call her before the game...
QUINCY -- The comment came across a little braggadocious, and Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer Mark Longo knew there'd be some kickback to what he said. Yet, his purpose for suggesting the Raiders could go undefeated in defending...
Finally faced with a worthwhile test this postseason, the Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer team came away with more than a passing grade. The Raiders put together a complete effort. QND withstood Joliet Catholic Academy's opening salvo, took control of the game with a physical defensive effort and put the pressure on the Angels. It resulted in three first-half goals and a 4-1 victory Tuesday night in the Class 1A Ogelsby Super-sectional at Rotary Park.
LASALLE, Ill. -- It would have understandable had the Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer team's defense felt like its back was against a wall. Joliet Catholic became the first team this postseason to aggressively take the attack to the defending Class 1A state
QUINCY -- The Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer team has made quick work in getting back to the Class 1A super-sectional. QND hasn't played a full 80-minute contest in any of its four postseason games and has outscored its opponents 33-1. The lone goal came o
QUINCY -- An ambitious shot from midfield on the opening kickoff kept Quincy Notre Dame goalkeeper Madison L. Meyer on her toes. "That was a really good kick," Meyer said. "I wasn't expecting that." QND had Bloomington Central Catholic on its heels 26 seco
QUINCY -- Morgan Evans played the facilitator, delivering an on-the-money pass Erin Barnes was able to turn into the Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer team's second goal in Tuesday's Class 1A sectional semifinal. Moments later, they reversed their roles.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. -- The Edwardsville girls soccer team had little trouble defeating Quincy High School 6-0 on Tuesday in the Class 3A Granite City Regional. Hannah Bielicke and Paityn Schneider each scored twice for the No. 1 seed Tigers, with Emma Sitto