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  • High school boys basketball: All-area MVP Thaddeus Johnson key to Morton's success

    CICERO – Thaddeus Johnson was a key player for Morton’s boys basketball team in more ways than one this season.
    March 23, 2016 - 9:48 pm
  • High school sports: 3 winter sports highlights for Morton

    The winter sports season for athletes at Morton High School is over, and it was plenty successful. Here are just a few of the highlights for the Musta ...
    March 15, 2016 - 9:36 am
  • High school boys basketball: Future bright for Detalian Brown, Morton

    CICERO – Morton freshman Detalian Brown came of age this winter and his play may signal the start of a new era for the Mustangs.
    March 7, 2016 - 1:19 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jamari Carthens a success story for Morton

    CICERO – It’s just a few blocks from the Berwyn Recreation Department to Morton’s east campus, but the journey from one spot to the other was a signif ...
    March 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Morton peaking heading into playoffs

    CICERO – With a host of new starters at the beginning of the season, it was going to take some time for Morton’s boys basketball team to jell.
    Feb. 22, 2016 - 6:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Maturing Morton making progress

    DOWNERS GROVE – Morton’s boys basketball team has the same roster of players now as it did at the beginning of the season, but in a way it’s a differe ...
    Feb. 15, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • High school boys basketball: TJ Clifford helps Downers Grove South hang on against Morton

    DOWNERS GROVE – TJ Clifford knew right away what kind of game it was going to be.The first time Clif ...
    Feb. 12, 2016 - 10:45 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Conference closer a benchmark win for Morton

    VILLA PARK – Maryam Wilcher has plenty of postseason basketball experience.Though the Morton senior ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Morton's finishing kick against Willowbrook secures winning season

    VILLA PARK – It didn't come easy, but Morton's girls basketball team set a benchmark against Willowbrook on Feb. 5.
    Feb. 5, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Inconsistency makes life tough on Morton

    LOMBARD – Morton boys basketball coach Tony Martinucci got a sense of deja vu on Jan. 30.So what els ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 12:21 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Morton making late-season move

    ADDISON – After wrapping up the Riverside Brookfield Holiday Classic on Dec. 30, Morton girls basketball coach Joe Maietta challenged his team to fini ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • High school boys basketball: Big win a confidence boost for Morton

    FRANKLIN PARK – A dimly lit fieldhouse didn’t keep Morton from shining bright on Jan. 15.The Mustang ...
    Jan. 18, 2016 - 2:03 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Morton struggles against Downers Grove South's balance

    BERWYN – The boys basketball team at Downers Grove South has what every coach covets – multiple options other teams must plot to stop or try to neutra ...
    Jan. 12, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • High school boys basketball: 5 key games to watch this weekend

    Holiday tournaments are in the rearview mirror for boys basketball teams across the state, and now the conference races are about to heat up as teams ...
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Morton learns from tough tournament losses

    HILLSIDE – Morton’s boys basketball team experienced highs and lows at the 2015 Proviso West Holiday Tournament.
    Jan. 5, 2016 - 10:41 am
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