Jon Kerr

On Halloween night, 16th-seeded Lyons put a fright not only into their first-round opponent — top-seeded Stevenson — but the entire Class 8A bracket.
Barrington went into this season’s girls tennis state tournament with a slight deficit.
Highland Park sent two doubles teams to the tennis state tournament in 2014. For a team with a historically strong doubles program, that’s no surprise.
Lake Forest girls tennis coach Denise Murphy found herself in an unusual state of mind at this year’s state tournament.
For four years, fans of Libertyville girls tennis had fun watching Halle Roach, whose career ended at last weekend’s state tournament.
Fourth-seeded Belvidere North (8-1) plays host to 13th-seeded Lake Forest (6-3) at 7:30 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs.
Top-seeded Stevenson (9-0) plays host to 16th-seeded Lyons (5-4) at 7 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the Class 8A playoffs.
Sixth-seeded Lincoln Park (7-2) plays host to 11th-seeded Libertyville (6-3) at 7 p.m. on Saturday in the first round of the Class 7A playoffs.
After a 1-0 victory over Libertyville on Tuesday, Fremd will advance to Friday’s Class 3A Palatine Sectional final against Highland Park.