Monthly Archives: May 2016


Dick Pond’s Thursday Summer Runs

Dick Pond Athletics in Lisle will be hosting a weekly 5:00 pm summer run each Thursday starting on June 9th. A benefit from the program is to getting some of the athletes from local area high schools together for a little extra mileage and a good time. There will be marked […]


2016 Track Awards

The 2016 DGS girls track & field season officially came to a close with last night’s awards banquet. We would like to say a special thanks to the Hosic family for providing all of the pasta, and everyone else for bringing sides, deserts, and drinks. Also, thanks to Laura Duffy […]


May 24 Awards Banquet Reminder

A note from Coach Sanders to all of our parents & athletes: Hello! I can’t believe we are at the end of the track season. What a great year! I wanted to remind everyone that the Awards Banquet for the track and field season will be Tuesday, May 24th at […]


State Finals Recap

On Saturday, May 21, the DGS girls track team stepped on to the big blue track at EIU to compete in the IHSA State Championship Finals. Only 3 girls and 5 events remained for the Mustangs on the quest for a state trophy. The first DGS competitor was Katie Stapleton (Jr) […]


State Meet Prelims Recap

The DGS girls track & field team competed in 8 events this afternoon in the prelims of the IHSA State  Championship meet. The Mustangs came into Friday’s competition with hopes of qualifying the majority of the events to Saturday’s finals. By the end of the day, 4 out of the […]


May 24 Awards Banquet

A note from Coach Sanders to all of our parents & athletes: Hello! I can’t believe we are at the end of the track season. What a great year! I wanted to remind everyone that the Awards Banquet for the track and field season will be Tuesday, May 24th at […]


Friday Night Race at State!

On Friday night, following the prelims, the EIU track team will host the Race At State. This is a low-key open track meet that could easily be mistaken for a huge party. The meet is open to anyone that wants to participate (athletes, coaches, parents, siblings, etc). In previous years, […]


State Meet Time Schedule

The following is the approximate time schedule for the IHSA State Championship meet events that DGS athletes will be competing in. Friday, May 20 – Prelims 12:00 pm     Long Jump (Maddie Manganiello) 1:30 pm       4x100m Relay (Nicole Muccianti, Soren Umali, Arianna Finley, Shaliyah Dixon-Tucker) 2:00 pm […]


Girls State Track Meet!

On Friday, May 20, the DGS girls track & field team will begin competition in the prelims of the IHSA State Championship meet. The meet will be held on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. The Mustangs qualified a total of 9 entries spread out among the 18 […]