Monthly Archives: June 2015

Cross Country Season begins August 12th!

The 2015 DGS Girls Cross Country season begins on Wednesday, August 12th. Athletes can register online through the DGS athletic website. All athletes MUST have a valid sports physical no later than Aug.12 in order to participate. The first practice will be from 7:00-9:00am. The girls should meet outside of Exit […]

Midwest Distance Classic results

Michaela Hackbarth competed in the 1600m at the Midwest Distance Classic on Saturday. The meet was delayed because of thunderstorms, but it didn’t keep Michaela from running a PR time of 5:11.28. Her previous best was 5:27, so this was a huge, but expected time drop. Good luck to Michaela […]

Hackbarth 3rd at Festival of Miles!

Illinois 800m 3A state champion, Michaela Hackbarth, finished 3rd in St.Louis at the Nike Festival of Miles. Michaela ran 2:11.93 in the Elite HS girls 800m race. The race was won by Larkin Chapman of Muscatine, Iowa in 2:09.90.  Video of the race can be found on

Online Cross Country Info Meeting

Instead of hosting a face-to-face info meeting this week, we are asking that all girls interested in joining girls cross country this fall to fill out the following form. Also, please check your school email for further information. If you did not receive an email from Coach Plunkett, contact him […]