Mustangs 3rd in Peoria!

The DGS Girls Cross Country team traveled to Detweiller Park in Peoria for the First to the Finish Invitational on Saturday. This highly anticipated meet featured 9 of the top 11 teams in the state going head to head. The Mustangs held their own against the state’s best teams, placing […]


Mustangs win Fenton Invite!

The DGS Girls Cross Country team had a great performance at the John Kurtz ‘Early Bird’ Invitational hosted by Fenton HS on Saturday. The varsity team dominated the competition by scoring only 32 points to take 1st place out of 23 teams. The Mustangs were led by Brenna Cohoon (So), […]


September Racing is here!

On Saturday, the DGS Girls Cross Country team travels to Fenton HS in Bensenville, IL for the first large invitational meet of the 2017 season. Despite the fact that we’ve already had a couple of smaller dual/triangular meets, the first weekend of September is widely viewed as the beginning of […]


And the season begins…

We are just over 2 weeks into the 2017 season and its been a great start for the DGS Girls Cross Country team! On Wednesday, August 23, the Mustangs defeated both Naperville Central and Oswego on both the JV and Varsity levels. In the first race of the day at […]


Camping Trip CHANGES!

Parents & Athletes, The forecast for Thursday afternoon in Rockford is potential thunderstorms from noon until 8:00pm. Because of that, we are going to re-arrange the plan for our camping trip. We are going to hold Thursday’s camping day in Downers Grove, and travel to Rock Cut State Park on […]


Detweiller at Dark Pictures!

Pictures from the Detweiller at Dark race can be found on the Pictures and Video page.  Thanks to Laura Duffy for taking the pictures.


Cross Country Registration!

2017 CC Season Registration Our season officially begins on Wed, August 9. Each girl needs to register online and submit a sports physical to the athletic office BEFORE August 9th. Please do not delay either the registration or the physical. Athletes may not participate without both items taken care of. Freshmen can turn in […]


Yoga for Runners class!

You can sign up for the 6-week Yoga for Runners class that Coach Alison Swade will be teaching this summer by going to Yoga for Runners. The classes will begin on Thursday, June 22 and be held each Thursday from 2:00-2:45 pm at Power Yoga on Main (5223 Main Street, […]


Summer Camps!

Registration for DGS summer camps is now open on the Online Registration page. Girls Cross Country & Track will have the following camps available: Cross Country Camp Grades 9-12 (Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu, June 19 – July 27).This camp is for those girls planning on participating in the Fall cross country season. The […]