Danny Dierking, a face in the crowd

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Wheaton Warrenville South’s Purdue-bound running back Dan Dierking, who will lead the Tigers against Mount Carmel in the Class 8A title game on Saturday at 4 (Ch. 50) was one of the “Faces in the Crowd” in this week’s Sports Illustrated.

SI also gave props to the Chicago Sun-Times for selecting Dierking as the 2006 Player of tthe Year

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