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  • Hinsdale Central, South athletes step up to summer AAU, club competition

    It used to be that elite high school athletes had three jerseys in their closets – one for a fall sport, one for a winter sport, and one for a spring ...
    July 31, 2015 - 6:12 am
  • Lots of sports options for athletes looking to specialize

    Athletes who decide to specialize in one sport have plenty of options to choose from. Club and AAU teams not only offer top-notch competition, but als ...
    July 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Christen Press goal leads Chicago Red Stars against Washington Spirit

    GERMANTOWN, Md. – The National Women's Soccer League-leading Chicago Red Stars nearly handed third-place Washington Spirit its first home defeat of th ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Vanessa Niestrom welcomes experience with Red Stars Reserves

    OAK BROOK – After riding the bench for two years at Illinois State, Vanessa Niestrom was looking for some action this summer.
    July 23, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Red Stars strike late for win against Boston Breakers

    BOSTON – The Chicago Red Stars maintained their first place ranking in the National Women's Soccer League table on July 22 earning three points on the ...
    July 23, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Red Stars fans welcome home World Cup heroes

    LISLE – A whirlwind for four members of the U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team continued July 18.The ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Local soccer players help Chicago Fire Academy win national championship

    The Chicago Fire Academy's U-17/18 team won the 2014-15 U.S. Soccer Development Academy national championship with a 3-1 victory over Real Salt Lake- ...
    July 22, 2015 - 1:17 pm
  • Golf the name of the game for Shubham Nain and family

    WESTMONT – Shubham Nain hopes to one day have a career similar to his favorite golfer, Phil Mickelson.
    July 22, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Chicago Red Stars look to maintain momentum of Women's World Cup win

    LISLE – The United States returned to the pinnacle of women’s soccer by winning the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Vancouver earlier in July.
    July 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hinsdale South baseball fines tunes little things in advance of spring season

    DARIEN – Even after a 4-3 loss against Romeoville in the playoffs ended Hinsdale South’s summer baseball season, there was a lot to like.
    July 17, 2015 - 9:58 am
  • Hinsdale Central baseball comes together during summer season

    HINSDALE – Summer break is often hardly that for high school athletes, and that includes members of Hinsdale Central’s baseball team.
    July 16, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Downers Grove South baseball focuses on fundamentals during summer season (with video)

    DOWNERS GROVE – Darren Orel likes to keep things simple, especially in the summer. With players comi ...
    July 15, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • St. Francis at Hinsdale Central summer baseball: 7 photos

    Hinsdale Central plays a home baseball game with St. Francis on Monday, July 13, 2015. ...
    July 14, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Summer helps Westmont baseball set up for spring season

    WESTMONT – Matt Alisauskis is one of the few holdovers from Westmont High School’s spring baseball team that has seen plenty of playing time this summ ...
    July 14, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Football seeding changes exciting for Hinsdale Central, DGS coaches

    The IHSA announced rule changes that will affect postseason play in team sports, including a new way to seed teams in the football playoffs.
    July 11, 2015 - 3:03 pm
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