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  • Proviso West football preview

    After four straight playoff appearances, Proviso West took a step back last season. The Panthers went just 2-7 and failed to win a game in the West Su ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:00 pm
  • St. Joseph football preview

    After a 2-7 season St. Joseph is hoping to move forward in coach Anthony Griffin's fourth year as coach. The Chargers have gone from 0-9 to 1-8 to 2-7 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Fenwick football preview

    After a 10-win season last year, Fenwick is hoping Benet transfer Jack Beneventi can guide them to similar success this season. Beneventi, a highly re ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Senior says: Ross, Lions set sights on state

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township running back Leonard Ross committed to Miami University in Ohio in early August, just in time to focus on his final s ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Talented backfield duo expected to lead LT

    TALENTED BACKFIELD: Seniors Leonard Ross and Tommy Fiedler give the Lions one of the best backfields in the area. Ross ran for 1,053 yards and totaled ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Senior says: Nazareth's Jackson believes team goals trump individual talent

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth’s Kevin Jackson is one of a handful of seniors on the team being recruited by Division I programs. The wide receiver/defensi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • Nazareth looks to turn talent into wins

    LOADED LINE: The offensive line has four returning starters. Jack Shutack (6-foot-5, 285 pounds) and Michael Owens (6-4, 273) have FBS offers and twin ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 7:30 am
  • The Truth girls basketball program keeps on growing

    WHEATON – Having started out with a single team in August of last year, The Truth Basketball program based in Wheaton quickly grew to three girls squa ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • LT, Nazareth, RB girls golfers hit the links

    As the girls golf season gets underway, teams have their sights set on the same destination – downstate Decatur for the Class A and AA state tournamen ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 1:49 pm
  • Boys golf previews: LT chases team success again

    The golf season has already teed off and teams are hoping to make the trek Oct. 17 and 18 to Bloomington and Normal for the Class 1A, 2A and 3A state ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Q&A: Chicago Bulls rookie Doug McDermott jumps right into NBA routine

    LISLE – After making a name for himself while playing for his dad at Creighton, Doug McDermott was traded to the Chicago Bulls on draft night after be ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Planned proposal would separate public, private school sports

    In a first attempt to level the playing field between public and private schools, the Illinois High School Association instituted the private school m ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • On the move: local schools part of new conference alignments

    Conference realignment has been a buzz topic in college athletics over the past few years and the Chicago-area high school scene is going through simi ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 3:02 pm
  • Ian Grant: Practice putting to improve your score

    Putting may be the most important part of the game and yet it is probably the least practiced. If you consider that a vanilla round of golf on a par 7 ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 1:31 pm
  • Area athletes are key contribtors for Big Ten football teams

    High school athletes across the area will step into the spotlight when the football season kicks off on Aug. 29. The college football season begins in ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 2:50 pm
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