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Entries for June 2015

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2015 IHSA Football Schedules Released
The Illinois High School Association and MaxPreps released the 2015 football schedules for this fall. The road to the IHSA Football State Finals (November 27-28) and Destination DeKalb at Northern Illinois University's Huskie Stadium in DeKalb. Click the link below to view the schedules by confe... Read more
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IHSA Statement on Settlement Agreement with Attorney General
On Wednesday, June 24, 2015, the office of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan and the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced a settlement of the Attorney General's lawsuit against the IHSA regarding participation opportunities for athletes with disabilities. IHSA Executive Directo... Read more
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Longtime Glenbrook South ATC & Former NFHS SMAC Member Brian Robinson Inducted into NATA Hall of Fame
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association, a nonprofit organization representing and supporting members of the athletic training profession, will induct eight individuals into its prestigious Hall of Fame at the NATA 66th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo in St. Louis on Thursday, June 25. The H... Read more
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Foundation Golf Outing Renamed After IHSA Executive Director Marty Hickman
Over 20 years ago, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors created the Illinois High School Activities Foundation (IHSAF) as a means to raise funds for academic scholarships and leadership programs for high school students in Illinois. The IHSAF’s main fundraiser is a... Read more
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2015 Class 3A & Class 4A Softball
The 2015 IHSA Class 3A & Class 4A Softball State Finals return to the Eastside Centre in East Peoria on Friday and Saturday, June 12-13. Friday’s semifinals will unfold at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., respectively, with the Class 2A semifinals following at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. ... Read more
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2015 Class 3A & Class 4A Baseball
The 2015 IHSA Class 3A & Class 4A Baseball State Finals return to Silver Cross Field, home of the Joliet Slammers, in Joliet on Friday and Saturday, June 12-13. Friday’s semifinals will unfold at 10:00 a.m. and noon, respectively, with the Class 4A semifinals following at 3:00 p.m. and 5:0... Read more
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Highlights of the 2015 IHSA Track & Field State Finals
Illinois High School Association Track & Field State Final host Eastern Illinois University produced the videos below highlighting some of the sights and sounds from the 2015 IHSA Boys & Girls Track & Field State Finals held on the EIU campus. In addition, some IHSA GoPro footage from th... Read more
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Craig Anderson Named Seventh Executive Director in IHSA History
The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors announced on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, that IHSA Assistant Executive Director Craig Anderson will be the seventh individual in the 114-year existence of the Association to serve as the organization’s Executive Director. “I am... Read more
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Hinsdale Central Wins 8th State Championship of 2014-15, Sets New Bar For Success in a School Year
Hinsdale Central completed the most successful team school year in Illinois High School Association history on Saturday, May 30, 2015 when the Red Devil Boys Tennis team was crowned state champions at the North Shore Racquet Club in Northbrook. The trophy marked the school’s seventh IHSA team... Read more
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2015 IHSA Class 2A & Class 3A Girls Soccer
   The 2015 IHSA Class 2A & Class 3A Girls Soccer State Finals return to Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium on the campus of North Central College in Naperville on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. All eight matches this weekend will be broadc... Read more
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2015 Boys Volleyball
The 2015 IHSA Boys Volleyball State Finals return to Hoffman Estates High School on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. IHSA TV veteran Matt Rodewald will be on the call as all eight matches will be broadcast live on the NFHS Network at www.IHSA.tv. ... Read more
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2015 Class 1A & Class 2A Baseball
The 2015 IHSA Class 1A & Class 2A Baseball State Finals return to Dozer Park, home of the St. Louis Cardinal affiliate Peoria Chiefs, in Peoria on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. Friday’s semifinals will unfold at 10:00 a.m. and noon, respectively, with the Class 2A semifinals following at ... Read more
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2015 IHSA Class 1A & Class 2A Softball
The 2015 IHSA Class 1A & Class 2A Softball State Finals return to the Eastside Centre in East Peoria on Friday and Saturday, June 5-6. Friday’s semifinals will unfold at 10:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., respectively, with the Class 2A semifinals following at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. ... Read more