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  • Ian Grant: Soft touch, pre-shot routine can help with chipping

    Chipping is basically putting with loft and the ball still rolls a fair amount. It is a shot that is hit with very limited lower body rotation and the ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Local pair compete for Eclipse Select Soccer’s travel team

    Most young athletes take a similar path through their playing career. It goes something like play wi ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Ian Grant: Two key rules for successful bunker play

    One of the more overused phrases in hitting bunker shots is that it is the easiest shot in golf because you don’t need to hit the ball. In the case of ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Ian Grant: Golf instructors should know what's going well, what needs work

    Thanks to a long, cold winter, the golf season was slow in arriving this year.  The Masters came and went and while area courses were relatively quiet ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Q&A with Hank Steinbrecher: Former U.S. Soccer chief enjoying current World Cup

    The U.S. Men's National Soccer Team enjoyed one of its best runs in the World Cup as the underdog squad survived a tough draw in group play to advance ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Wisconsin hoops standout Frank Kaminsky part of camps that bring players to the kids

    LISLE – For basketball players hoping to improve their skills over the summer, trips to far flung college campuses are the norm.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:34 am
  • Elite track and field throwers coming to Benedictine University

    LISLE – Olympic gold medal-winning discus thrower Stephanie Brown-Trafton, who was the event winner at he 2008 Olympics in Beijing, will be part of a ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Summer camps start march toward high school football season

    It's summer break for many high school students, but football teams are already in the preparation phase for the upcoming fall season.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Sports briefs: Jim Thome baseball camp coming to Lisle, Glen Ellyn

    Jim Thome featured at Silver Slugger Camp The Bulls/Sox Academy will host a pair of Silver Slugger c ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:35 am
  • Q&A with Toni Kukoc: Retirement life 'is perfect' for former Bulls great

    Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen endure as all-time great players for the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc earned his own spot in Bulls' lore in 1994 when h ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • Camping with Kukoc

    LISLE – Young basketball players hoping to learn the finer points of the game could so a lot worse than learning from a three-time NBA champion.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:40 am
  • College notes: Gracie Sullivan a freshman sensation for Caldwell

    Former York athletes stood out in a number of different sports for their colleges this spring. Here's a look at some of the highlights for former Duke ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • All-area baseball MVP: Anthony Santos' stellar season leads York to conference title

    ELMHURST – Before the baseball season started, York's Anthony Santos knew he would have to play a big role.
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Meet the East DuPage all-area baseball team

    Summer baseball is already in full swing, but it's not too late to look back on the stars of the spring season. Here are some of the top players from ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
  • Meet the East DuPage all-area softball team

    The Class 3A and 4A state title games in softball took place on Saturday so it's time to look back on the star players of the spring season. There wer ...
    July 25, 2014 - 4:38 am
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