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  • Scott Darling's Stanley Cup experience: 'It's been unbelievable'

    LEMONT – The past year has been a whirlwind for Scott Darling after the Lemont native signed with the Chicago Blackhawks on July 1, 2014.
    June 29, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Sean McCormack, Hinsdale South football teammates spend summer building chemistry

    DARIEN – A glimpse of the future for Hinsdale South football came last season.Sean McCormack saw a f ...
    June 25, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Players from Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont comprise all-area baseball team

    The high school baseball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it’s t ...
    June 25, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Pro Jersey Sports serves up souvenirs for Blackhawks fans

    DOWNERS GROVE – Even after selling sports fan gear – hats, jerseys, T-shirts and more – for years, Dan Verven still is blown away by the tenacity of f ...
    June 24, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • All-area baseball MVP Charlie Donovan does it all for Westmont

    WESTMONT – Charlie Donovan already had all the tools as a freshman to be a baseball player on everyone's radar.
    June 22, 2015 - 12:01 pm
  • Hinsdale South Special Olympians finish strong in state meet

    DARIEN – Special Olympics are all about the spirit of competition, and several athletes from Hinsdale South were in good spirits after the Special Oly ...
    June 19, 2015 - 1:23 pm
  • College notes: Highlights aplenty for Hinsdale's Dan Hinspeter with UIC track

    The spring season was a busy one for high school athletes at Hinsdale Central and Hinsdale South, and graduates from each of those schools were busy w ...
    June 19, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • All-area softball MVP Caroline Hedgcock 'phenomenal' for Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Caroline Hedgcock excels in all aspects of softball, but she definitely has one part of the game she enjoys best.
    June 17, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont players comprise all-area softball squad

    The high school softball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it's t ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Superb season for Downers Grove South softball despite ending

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South's softball team looked like its usual self for one inning.The Mu ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Charlie Donovan: 'Cool feeling' being taken in MLB Draft

    WESTMONT – The professional baseball scouts came out in droves to watch Charlie Donovan in person this season, and he knew he had a great chance to be ...
    June 16, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Nazareth baseball battles, settles for second in state

    JOLIET – Baseball is often described as a game of inches. Nazareth found that out the hard way on Ju ...
    June 15, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Nazareth baseball books state championship berth

    JOLIET – Ryan Kramer played a big part in making his own dream come true.Kramer's leadoff double tur ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Red Devils girls lacrosse finishes 2nd in state final

    EVANSTON – Hinsdale Central’s girls lacrosse team might not have been the favorite in the state championship match, but it gave the favorite quite a s ...
    June 11, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Hinsdale Central's Dannhausen-Brun has goal-scoring knack

    HINSDALE – Most high school athletes say there is a big jump between playing at the sophomore level and playing varsity.
    June 10, 2015 - 5:10 pm
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