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  • High school baseball and softball: Downers Grove South, Montini, Lemont effected by state semifinal schedule changes

    The first major heat wave of the year will impact the high school baseball and softball teams competing in the state finals this weekend.
    June 9, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Lemont's Chris Thompson medals again at state track

    CHARLESTON – Chris Thompson had quite the swing late in the track and field season.The Lemont High S ...
    June 3, 2016 - 2:33 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lemont's Chris Thompson eyes state track meet success

    LEMONT – Chris Thompson has never been one for sitting around resting.The Lemont High School senior ...
    May 27, 2016 - 2:15 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lemont baseball splits series against Oak Forest

    Lemont’s baseball team had two stellar pitching performances but just one win to show for it as the Indians split their two-game South Suburban Confer ...
    April 29, 2016 - 8:20 am
  • High school sports roundup: Ryan Sublette tosses no-hitter for Lemont baseball

    LEMONT – Ryan Sublette was nearly perfect for Lemont’s baseball team against Tinley Park on April 19.
    April 22, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Academic all-state honor for Lemont’s Campos

    LEMONT – Lemont High School senior Taylor Campos was a standout on the girls cross country team in the fall who helped the Indians finish eighth in Cl ...
    April 17, 2016 - 9:29 pm
  • High school baseball: Lemont loaded with pitching, lineup depth

    The first pitch of the high school season already has been thrown, and teams across the state are on a journey they hope will culminate in a trip to t ...
    April 8, 2016 - 7:43 am
  • High school softball: Lemont has mix of veterans, newcomers this season

    The high school 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 state fi ...
    March 31, 2016 - 8:03 pm
  • High school boys track: Lemont's Chris Thompson's 400 tops at Top Times indoor meet

    LEMONT – Chris Thompson ran his fastest 400-meter dash of the indoor season when it mattered most.Th ...
    March 31, 2016 - 12:41 pm
  • 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 team MVP Barret Benson the centerpiece for Hinsdale South

    DARIEN – When Barret Benson looks back at his high school basketball career, he has plenty of options to choose from when picking a highlight.
    March 23, 2016 - 2:51 pm
  • Kirkman's conference title heads list of highlights for Lemont college athletes

    Athletes from Lemont High School enjoyed plenty of success during the winter sports season, as did several LHS graduates competing at the collegiate l ...
    March 17, 2016 - 6:17 pm
  • Lemont's Old Quarry cheer team finishes second in state, swimmer Makaila Scheiblein wins meet award

    LEMONT – The 2015-16 season couldn’t have ended much better for the Old Quarry Middle School cheerleading team.
    March 10, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Lemont sees season end in loss against Bolingbrook

    CHANNAHON – In any sport, the No. 8 against No. 9 seed game is always intriguing. Two evenly matched teams usually provide a great matchup.
    March 3, 2016 - 7:09 am
  • Lemont native gives NASCAR team sports performance edge

    LEMONTJeneva “Jena” Gatses, a lifelong resident of Lemont, has become NASCAR’s first female sports p ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 8:00 pm
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