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  • St. Joseph wins state title

    PEORIA – For all of the success and reputation of St. Joseph boys basketball, coach Gene Pingatore still knows how special and difficult it is to get ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Girls soccer previews: LT, Naz look for more success

    Spring is upon us and girls soccer teams have already hit the field for season openers. Here’s the outlook for what to expect from the local teams thi ...
    March 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Top 4 Morton winter sports highlights

    Winter sports have finished and spring sports are underway. With that in mind, it’s time for one final look back at the winter sports season. Here’s a ...
    March 24, 2015 - 10:13 am
  • Area products take part in NCAA basketball tournaments

    The NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments bring some of the best young athletes to the national stage. This year's tournaments have plenty of ...
    March 18, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Meet the all-area boys basketball team with players from suburban Cook County schools

    It was a strong boys basketball season for area schools with four teams winning conference championships and three making sectional finals. With the C ...
    March 17, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Elite-eight bound: RB tops Morton for first sectional title

    CICERO – Riverside Brookfield was able to make history and win the school's first sectional title. T ...
    March 16, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Haley's dunk sparks Morton's closing run

    CICERO – Tony Haley only scored four points Wednesday night, but two of them were arguably the biggest two points of the game.
    March 11, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Regional title brings Morton boys back home for sectional

    CHICAGO – All of the growing pains Morton endured during the regular season seem to be paying off when it matters most.
    March 11, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • All-area girls basketball MVP: Wilcher a winner for Morton girls

    BERWYN – Maryam Wilcher might not care about her numbers, but they are impressive. The Morton junior ...
    March 10, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Meet the all-area girls basketball team for Cook County schools

    The girls basketball season wrapped up over the weekend with the state finals in Class 3A and 4A. It’s the perfect time to celebrate the accomplishmen ...
    March 10, 2015 - 1:00 pm
  • Prep roundup: Chargers win fourth straight regional crown

    The St. Joseph boys basketball team claimed a fourth consecutive regional title Friday, defeating Jones 53-40 in a Class 3A regional game.
    March 10, 2015 - 12:20 pm
  • Chicago Blitz football team to host open house Thursday

    VILLA PARK – Fans can get an up close look at the area's very own football team when the Chicago Blitz hosts its Meet the Blitz Open House.
    March 10, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • College notes: Belcaster gets starting nod at Ball State

    High school winter sports are winding down and spring sports don’t start playing games until the middle of March, so now is a perfect time to take a l ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • Prep Roundup: LT boys edge Morton in regular season finale, RB boys split pair

    Lyons Township's boys basketball team knocked off visiting Morton 63-54 in the regular season finale on Feb. 25 to win the West Suburban Conference cr ...
    March 3, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • LT, Morton, RB boys ready for postseason tipoff

    The road to the Class 3A and 4A boys basketball state finals begins with regional play starting Monday. Here's the outlook for Lyon Township, Morton, ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 6:30 am
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