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  • High school boys basketball: Summer season lays foundation for area teams

    Tipoff for the high school boys basketball season is still months away.  Preseason practices won’t ...
    July 22, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • High school softball: Suburban Life softball teams, players among state's best

    The western suburbs of Chicago have always been home to some of the best softball players in the state, and the 2016 was no different.
    July 6, 2016 - 5:13 pm
  • Downers Grove South's Caroline Hedgcock caps stellar career with best season yet

    DOWNERS GROVE – On the softball diamond, Caroline Hedgcock throws hard and she hits hard. Off the f ...
    July 8, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • High school girls soccer: Suburban Life all-area MVP Brittany Paganucci leads Glenbard East to the next level

    Brittany Paganucci has lived up to the number on her back. The Glenbard East forward was a transfor ...
    July 1, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • High school sports: Four spring sports highlights for Morton

    All the high school spring sports championships have been awarded, school is out for the summer, and soon fall sports teams will be gearing up for pre ...
    June 21, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: Morton maturing as postseason approaches

    DOWNERS GROVE – Two years ago, Virgilio Rodriguez watched as his brother, Samuel, helped Morton’s boys volleyball team to the state quarterfinals.
    May 10, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • High school sports roundup: Morton musters solid finishes at conference girls track meet

    Nija Redmond (58.56 seconds in the 400-meter dash), Veronica Navarette (2:26.91 in the 800 run), Tyia Corbin (4 feet, 10 inches in high jump) and Mari ...
    May 9, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Offense gets going in Morton baseball win against Downers Grove South

    CICERO – Once Nate Quinn got the ball rolling, Morton’s baseball team took the momentum and didn’t let it go.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • High school boys volleyball: Young talent steps up for Morton

    CICERO – Like last season, Morton’s boys volleyball team is a bit on the young side this spring. Th ...
    April 26, 2016 - 9:51 pm
  • High school baseball: Morton searching for more consistency

    VILLA PARK – Three games in three days against Willowbrook effectively summed up the status of Morton’s baseball team so far this spring.
    April 19, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Tovalis Parker, Kievon Hibbler lead Morton boys track and field at invite

    Tovalis Parker was second (22.29) and Kievon Hibbler third (22.92) in the 200-meter dash and they ran with Cornelius Woods and Dan Delgado on the seco ...
    April 19, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • High school baseball: Morton gets back in swing after long layoff

    BERWYN – It was almost as if Fernando Adame was making his season debut all over again.When the Mort ...
    April 12, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • High school baseball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield mix veteran experience with newcomers

    3-0 Pitching record for Fenwick’s Jay Millitello last season.10 Number of runs Morton scored through ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:45 pm
  • High school softball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield take the field

    The high school girls softball season is in its early stages, and teams from across the state are on a journey they hope will lead to a trip to the st ...
    March 30, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • High school baseball: Eight Nazareth players make college commitments

    LA GRANGE PARK – With the season just underway, eight Nazareth baseball players from the class of 2016 have made college commitments for next season.
    March 23, 2016 - 6:22 pm
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