Monthly Archives: May 2015

Cross Country Summer Camps!

The DGS Girls Cross Country Summer Camps will begin in 2 weeks! There are two different camps that will be going on. Runners of all levels of experience are welcome to participate in either camp. The High School camp (grades 9-12) will begin on Monday, June 15th and run through […]

Track & Field Awards Night

The Track & Field Awards Night was held last night at DGS. It was an opportunity to celebrate the many accomplishments of our athletes and our amazing 2015 season. In addition to all of the athletes receiving their participation awards, several special awards were given out. There were 3 different Most Improved […]

State Meet Links & Videos

The following are links to articles and videos about the IHSA Girls 3A State Meet. Meet recap on MileSplitIL. MileSplitIL video interview with Michaela Hackbarth (around the 17:20 mark). Meet recap on DyeStatIL. DyeStatIL video interview with Michaela Hackbarth. DyeStatIL video of 800m run finish. DyeStatIL video of 4x400m relay […]

State Finals Recap

On Saturday, DGS competed in 3 finals events at the IHSA State Championship meet. The top 9 finishers in each event earn All-State honors. Senior, Abby Kargol, started the day off in the fast heat of the 3200m run. Unfortunately, Abby did not have her best race and ended up […]

State Meet Prelim Recap

DGS competed well in the prelims last Friday at the IHSA State Championship meet. The goal for each event was to qualify on to the Saturday finals. The field events and distance events take 12 to the finals, The sprint events take 9 to the finals. Maddie Manganiello (Fr) started […]

State Meet Week!

The DGS girls track & field team will travel to the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston this weekend (May 22-23) to compete in the Illinois State Championship Meet. Prelims in most events will take place on Friday afternoon and finals will be Saturday afternoon. The Mustangs will be well […]

2015 Sectional Team Champions! 1

The DGS girls track & field team won the IHSA Sectional meet in convincing fashion last night at Downers Grove North. The Mustangs scored 104 pts to easily outdistance runner-up Hinsdale Central’s 74 pts in the 15-team meet. This is the 2nd straight Sectional victory for the DGS and our 3rd […]

Sectional Meet Today!

The DGS girls track & field team travels to Downers Grove North HS this afternoon to compete against 14 other schools in the IHSA Sectional meet. The top 2 finishers in each event, plus anyone who meets the state qualifying standard will advance to next week’s state championship meet. The […]

WSC Gold Conference Champs!

The Mustangs dominated the outdoor conference championship meet, winning both the Frosh/Soph and Varsity levels by wide margins. On the varsity level, DGS scored 178 pts to runner-up Morton’s total of 110 pts. This victory marked the 11th straight season that DGS has won the conference title. On the F/S […]

Conference Week!

2015 Outdoor Conference Week is here! The Mustangs will toe the line with the rest of the West Suburban Conference Gold Division this week in an attempt to win their 11th straight varsity conference title. Competition begins on Wednesday at 4:30pm as pole vaulters from DGS and Morton will square […]