2017 DGS Girls Track Season Preview

Eight months ago, the DGS Girls Track & Field team was completing one of the best seasons in school history. The 2016 team finished 5th in the state of Illinois, only 1 point out of 3rd place. Senior superstars, Michaela Hackbarth and Shaliyah Dixon-Tucker were setting school records and earning […]

Megan Rossi-Bremer elected to DGS Hall of Fame!

Megan Rossi-Bremer (DGS class of 2003) has been elected to the DGS Athletic Hall of Fame. Megan was a two time All-State performer in track & field as a member of the 4x800m relay and the pole vault. Megan was an individual state qualifier in the 800m run and the […]

NXR Midwest Results! 1

Several members of the DGS girls cross country team traveled to Terre Haute, Indiana last weekend for the Nike sponsored NXR Midwest Regional meet. Even though the official DGS season concluded with the Nov. 5th IHSA State meet, these girls chose to organize as the ‘Downers South Distance Club‘ and compete […]

DGS Girls CC 4th in State!

The Downers Grove South girls cross country team placed 4th at Saturday’s IHSA State Championship meet in Peoria. Naperville North took 1st place with 111 pts, Yorkville was 2nd with 130 pts, Minooka was 3rd with 134 pts, while DGS scored 245 pts for 4th place. Brenna Cohoon (Fr) led […]

State Meet Weekend!

The DGS girls cross country team will travel to Peoria’s Detweiller Park for the  IHSA State meet. The Mustangs will race at 1:00pm on Saturday in 3A girls race. Downers Grove South is one of 25 qualifying teams that will compete for the state championship. There are probably 6-8 different teams that […]

IHSA Marist Sectional Pictures!

Pictures from the Saturday, October 29, 2016, IHSA Marist Sectional can be found on the Pictures/Video page. Thanks to Laura Duffy for providing amazing pictures from nearly every meet this season!

Mustangs win Sectional!

The DGS girls cross country team placed 1st out of 19 teams at the IHSA Marist Sectional meet on Saturday.  The Mustangs scored 69 pts to easily outdistance runner-up Lyons Township (101 pts), Lockport (101 pts), Hinsdale Central (114 pts), and Plainfield North (136 pts).  All of the top 5 […]

IHSA Sectional meet on Saturday!

On Saturday, October 29, the DGS girls cross country team will travel to Midlothian Meadows forest preserve in Midlothian, IL for the IHSA Marist Sectional meet. This meet will determine which teams qualify for the IHSA State Championship meet. There will be 19 teams competing, and the top 5 teams […]

Regional Champs!

On Saturday, the DGS girls cross country team traveled to Lockport to compete in the 1st round of the IHSA state series. The Mustangs placed 1st out of 10 teams by scoring 43 pts, just ahead of the host Lockport team (48 pts) to win the regional title. Brenna Cohoon […]

IHSA Regional Meet Up Next!

The DGS girls cross country team will compete in the IHSA Lockport Regional meet at 10:00 am on Saturday. This meet is the first step in the 3-week state series competition. The Mustangs will be one of 10 teams racing at Dellwood Park in Lockport, vying to qualify on to the […]