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  • High school basketball: Boys, girls teams from Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield hit the court

    The stats can say a lot about a basketball team or a specific player. Winning percentage, points per game, 3-point percentage and number of steals are ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school football: Snafu keeps Fenwick out of state finals

    RIVER GROVE – On the verge of its first state championship game appearance, Fenwick’s football team was denied by Plainfield North and what turned out ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Five medals leads Lyons Township to 10th in state

    EVANSTON – Mary Kate Gannon took an improbable route to becoming a state swimming medalist.The Lyons ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Fenwick football stands tall, earns semifinal berth

    ALGONQUIN – Fenwick’s offense scored 30 or more points in eight of nine regular-season games, but it was the defense that came up big as the Friars ad ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 4:30 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield's Mateo Nunez all-state at cross country

    PEORIA – A strong start helped Riverside Brookfield’s Mateo Nunez to an all-state finish at the Class 2A state race at Detweiller Park on Nov. 5.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • Cook County communities celebrate Chicago Cubs' win

    On Nov. 2, the Chicago Cubs made history, winning their first World Series title since 1908.They def ...
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 4:23 pm
  • High school football: Tough loss, but future promising for Lyons Township

    WESTERN SPRINGS – A heartbreaking night for Lyons Township’s football team should be a prelude to a great future.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • High school cross country: Lyons Township totals four all-state cross country finishes

    PEORIA – Danny Kilrea couldn’t completely enjoy the fastest performance in Lyons Township boys cross country history at Detweiller Park.
    Nov. 9, 2016 - 8:26 am
  • High school football: Overtime thriller goes against Lyons Township

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township's latest playoff thriller went against the Lions.One week after edg ...
    Nov. 7, 2016 - 10:05 am
  • High school cross country: Next stop state for Lyons Township girls, boys

    MIDLOTHIAN – After battling shin splints during the cross country preseason, Lyons Township sophomore Emily Henkel hoped to be as productive as she wa ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Regional loss ends solid season for Lyons Township

    SUMMIT – In a regional final showdown of prestigious volleyball programs, Lyons Township experienced great starts and frustrating finishes against San ...
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 1:44 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Tough ending but bright future for Lyons Township

    BERWYN – Lyons Township’s boys soccer team found out firsthand why Morton is considered one of the best high school teams in the country.
    Nov. 2, 2016 - 11:42 am
  • High school football: Nathan Rusk field goal lifts Lyons Township against Naperville North

    NAPERVILLE– Ben Bryant let his arm and his legs do most of the talking, but it was Nathan Rusk who put the exclamation point on Lyons’ first playoff v ...
    Oct. 29, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • High school boys soccer: Ekstam scores four as Lyons Township takes regional over Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – Frantic pregames are clearly no sweat for Lyons Township’s soccer team.Due to a late-arr ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: Lyons Township shuts out York in regular season finale

    WESTERN SPRINGS – After suffering back-to-back losses against Hinsdale Central and Oak Park-River Forest, Lyons Township's football team wrapped up th ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:12 pm
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