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  • Q&A with Dexter Fowler: Chicago Cubs All-Star takes time to teach finer points of baseball

    ELMHURST – The incredible success of the Chicago Cubs this season has been the No. 1 story in professional baseball.
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • Elmhurst Youth Baseball team second in state

    ELMHURST – The 11U team for Elmhurst Youth Baseball extended its season to the last possible day.The ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Boating part of the "Bloodline" for Elmhurst's Hansmann family

    ELMHURST – When it came time to name his newest boat, John Hansmann had little trouble coming up with a moniker.
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • York High School announces retirement of legendary coach Joe Newton

    ELMHURST – After 20 national championships and 28 state titles, legendary York High School cross country coach Joe Newton is relinquishing his full-ti ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • DuPage Drones, DuPage County Hounds offer summer league baseball options for collegiate players, fans

    Jake Schieber and Sean Frontzak were looking for a place to play some highly competitive baseball this summer.
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 1:51 pm
  • High school football: Summer camp an important building block for York, Montini football

    Friday, Aug. 26, is the kickoff of the 2016 season. It will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 29, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • 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
  • Elmhurst Extreme 11U baseball team takes home tournament title

    ELMHURST – The Fourth of July holiday included a bit of extra celebration for the Elmhurst Extreme 11U team.
    July 12, 2016 - 7:19 am
  • York Dukes travel baseball has pair of strong tournament finishes

    ELMHURST – It has been so far so good for the York Dukes 15U travel baseball team.The Dukes bounced ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • 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
  • Elmhurst’s Ray Hill passes on love of running

    ELMHURST – The only running Ray Hill did during high school came on the basepaths.“I went to high sc ...
    June 26, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • High school sports: Track success part of spring highlights for Fenwick, IC Catholic Prep, Timothy Christian

    With summer officially just underway, now is the perfect time to reflect on the memorable sports moments enjoyed by athletes at Fenwick, IC Catholic a ...
    June 25, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • High school sports: Softball postseason streak among 5 York spring highlights

    All the state trophies and medals for the spring sports seasons have been handed out, which makes now the perfect time to look back at some of the mem ...
    June 25, 2016 - 7:45 pm
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