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  • Prep Roundup: R-B soccer gets BNC win

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  • Nichols-Hogle returns to Woodstock as girls basketball coach

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  • Cilano helps Prairie Ridge edge Crystal Lake Central

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  • Team-building drills lead Crystal Lake Central to victory

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  • Strong second half leads Prairie Ridge past Johnsburg

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