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  • High school sports roundup: Lemont swimmers set school records at conference meet

    It was a record-breaking day for Lemont’s boys swimming team Feb. 6.Competing at the South Suburban ...
    Feb. 11, 2016 - 6:14 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks' Scott Darling helps stranger in need

    Before he became a Stanley Cup-winning goalie with the Chicago Blackhawks, Scott Darling went through some trying times.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • Lemont cheerleaders eye state title No. 5

    LEMONT – Lemont’s cheerleading team will be in familiar surroundings Feb. 5.For the 11th straight se ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • High school football: Hinsdale South's Sean McCormack heads all-area team

    DARIEN – Sean McCormack didn’t see the field much as a junior. As Hinsdale South’s football team ma ...
    Dec. 3, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • High school sports: Kyra Udziela bowling title tops list of 2015 Lemont accomplishments

    The 2015 calendar year was a memorable one for many athletes at Lemont High School. With the calendar flipping to 2016, there is no better time to hon ...
    Dec. 1, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • High school boys basketball: Lemont looking to maintain momentum through holidays

    The holidays are here for Lemont’s boys basketball team, and after a pair of big wins before the Romeoville Christmas Classic tournament, the squad wi ...
    Dec. 25, 2015 - 4:19 pm
  • Andy Wood sets record for Lemont boys swimming

    Andy Wood now has the time to beat in the 100-yard breaststroke in the Lemont boys swimming program.
    Dec. 24, 2015 - 6:12 pm
  • Lemont boys hoops wins conference game, Taylor Campos wins High School Heisman

    Lemont’s boys basketball team picked up its first South Suburban Blue conference win Dec. 11, topping host Shepard 63-36.
    Dec. 19, 2015 - 8:28 am
  • Downers Grove Dazzlers skate to two straight victories

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Dazzlers Open Juvenile Gold synchronized skating team took first place at the Kalamazoo Kick-Off Classic Nov. 22.
    Dec. 14, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • College calling for several Lemont athletes

    LEMONT – Three baseball players were among six Lemont High School athletes who recently made plans to continue their playing careers at the collegiate ...
    Dec. 10, 2015 - 12:54 pm
  • Lemont Hornets score in youth football and cheer

    LEMONT – The Lemont Hornets youth football and cheer organization ended a great season by sending two teams to the Bill George League Superbowl and wi ...
    Dec. 9, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • High School girls volleyball: Tiffany Clark key to Benet Academy success

    LISLE – Benet’s girls volleyball team was stacked with top-notch players this season.Tiffany Clark m ...
    Dec. 3, 2015 - 5:00 pm

    Basketball is a numbers game: Points per game, field goal percentage and total rebounds can all tell the story of a team. With the season about to tip ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Lemont Historical Society to honor Coach John Jones

    LEMONT – An evening with Coach John Jones will be presented by the Lemont Historical Society from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 15.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • High school boys soccer: All-area Player of the Year Peter Becht boosts Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Some players scored more goals and some were more flashy, but perhaps no player was more important to his team than Peter Becht.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:42 pm
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