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  • High school baseball: Lyons Township hitting stride

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Two-strike and two-out hitting was the Achilles’ heel for Lyons Township’s baseball team last season.
    April 19, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • High school sports: Lyons Township senior athletes make college commitments

    LA GRANGE – Seven Lyons Township High School senior student-athletes recently signed letters of intent to continue their athletic careers in college.
    April 19, 2016 - 7:34 am
  • High school baseball: Lyons Township wins big in return to field

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Some small cooperation from the weather produced a big breakout for Lyons Township’s baseball team on April 11.
    April 12, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • High school baseball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield mix veteran experience with newcomers

    3-0 Pitching record for Fenwick’s Jay Millitello last season.10 Number of runs Morton scored through ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:45 pm
  • High school softball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield take the field

    The high school girls softball season is in its early stages, and teams from across the state are on a journey they hope will lead to a trip to the st ...
    March 30, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • High school baseball: Eight Nazareth players make college commitments

    LA GRANGE PARK – With the season just underway, eight Nazareth baseball players from the class of 2016 have made college commitments for next season.
    March 23, 2016 - 6:22 pm
  • High school boys basketball: All-area MVP Thaddeus Johnson key to Morton's success

    CICERO – Thaddeus Johnson was a key player for Morton’s boys basketball team in more ways than one this season.
    March 23, 2016 - 9:48 pm
  • High school boys and girls track: Lots to like about Lyons Township finishes at indoor conference meets

    ELMHURST – Lyons Township junior Vince Zona and senior Connor Madell formed a solid track combination.
    March 22, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • High school sports: 4 memorable winter sports moments for Lyons Township

    The winter season tends to be cold and dreary, but the winter sports season featured plenty of bright spots for Lyons Township athletics. Here’s a loo ...
    March 15, 2016 - 6:02 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Connor Niego, Lyons Township ready for next year

    LA GRANGE – Connor Niego had plenty of varsity experience for Lyons Township’s boys basketball team coming into this season.
    March 8, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • High school girls basketball: State title repeat sweet feat for Benet

    NORMAL – Once was not enough for Kathleen Doyle and her Benet basketball teammates, but twice was more than nice.
    March 7, 2016 - 4:22 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 8 regional championship games to watch on March 4

    The first step to reaching the boys basketball state finals is winning a regional title. After the regional round of the playoffs come the sectional a ...
    March 4, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Lyons Township roars to first state title

    EVANSTON – The third state trophy for Lyons Township’s boys swimming and diving team was certainly the best one yet.
    March 2, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • High school sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield's Mac Catrambone has solid showing at state meet

    Riverside Brookfield’s Mac Catrambone had a stellar showing at the state swimming and diving meet Feb. 26.
    March 1, 2016 - 4:41 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Lyons Township comes up short in playoff loss

    LA GRANGE – Connor Niego and Lyons Township’s boys basketball team won big at home against Downers Grove North early in the season.
    March 1, 2016 - 2:36 pm
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