Monthly Archives: September 2015

Naperville Invite results

On Friday, Sept.25, Downers South traveled to DuPage River Park for the Naperville Invite. The F/S team started off the day with a 2nd place finish out of 12 teams. Melissa Weider (Fr) led the Mustangs with her 10th place finish over the 3-mile course in 20:22. She was followed […]

Naperville Invite tomorrow!

On Friday, Sept.25, Downers South will travel to DuPage River Park for the Naperville Girls Invitational. This 13-team meet is co-hosted by both Naperville Central & Naperville North. Competition will fierce as several of the area’s top teams will fighting for 1st place. Highly regarded teams such as both host schools, […]

IHSA Regionals & Sectionals

The IHSA posted the Regional and Sectional assignments on Friday. Downers Grove South was assigned to the Plainfield South Regional that will take place on Saturday, October 24th at 11:30 am. The course is located in the Hammel Woods Forest Preserve in Shorewood. There will be 9 teams competing at […]

DGS wins 100th in a row! 1

Yesterday at O’Brien Park, the DGS girls cross country team reached a milestone that no other team in Illinois has ever reached. The Mustangs defeated WSC Gold conference opponents Addison Trail and Proviso East by identical 15-50 scores. Freshman, Melissa Weidner was the individual winner of the 3-mile race in […]

Minooka results

On Saturday, the DGS girls cross country team competed at the Minooka Flight Invitational. The varsity team placed 6th out of 14 teams in the flighted race competition. Maggie Seitz (Sr) started the competition in flight 7 and ended with the highest Mustang finish with 2nd place (19:52). Lizbeth Alcantara […]

Minooka Flights up next…

On Saturday (Sept 19), the Mustangs will travel to Channahon Community Park to race in the 42nd annual Minooka Flight Invitational. Competition will be fierce with Yorkville, Batavia, Lyons Township, and the host team from Minooka all having excellent teams. The morning will begin with boys and girls F/S races at […]

Peoria ‘FTTF’ Invite

On Saturday, the Mustangs traveled to Detweiller Park in Peoria to compete in the ‘First to the Finish’ Invite that featured 14 of the top ranked teams in the state, including 8 out of the top 10. Defending 2A state champions, Yorkville won the meet, while the DGS varsity team […]

On to Peoria…

On Saturday, Sept.12, the Mustangs will travel to Peoria’s Detweiller Park for the ‘First to the Finish’ Invitational. This meet is the first of three large invitational meets that will take place on the IHSA State meet course. Competition at this meet will be fierce as 8 of the top […]

Fenton Invite Results

On Saturday, the Mustangs traveled to Fenton HS to compete in the Fenton Earlybird Invite. The varsity team finished 2nd out of 23 teams. Glenbrook South won the meet with 96 pts, followed closely by DGS with 99 pts, and Vernon Hills with 108 pts. Cross-town rival Downers North finished […]