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  • Sports briefs: Jim Thome baseball camp coming to Lisle, Glen Ellyn

    Jim Thome featured at Silver Slugger Camp The Bulls/Sox Academy will host a pair of Silver Slugger c ...
    July 3, 2014 - 9:17 am
  • Q&A with Toni Kukoc: Retirement life 'is perfect' for former Bulls great

    Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen endure as all-time great players for the Chicago Bulls. Toni Kukoc earned his own spot in Bulls' lore in 1994 when h ...
    July 1, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Lemont spring athletes earn all-state honors

    LEMONT – Lemont High School athletic programs had several athletes garner all-state recognition after successful seasons this spring.
    June 27, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • All-area baseball MVP: Hard work sets Jake Latz apart

    LEMONT – After a spring baseball season that included a 10-0 record and a program-best ERA, one might expect Jake Latz to get a little bit of downtime ...
    June 26, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Meet Suburban Life Media's 2014 south all-area baseball selections

    Summer baseball is already in full swing, but it's not too late to look back on the stars of the spring season. Here are some of the top players from ...
    June 26, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Meet Suburban Life Media's south all-area softball team

    The state champions in the two largest classes of Illinois high school softball have been awarded. Now that the season is in the books, it’s the perfe ...
    June 23, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Lemont seniors a class to remember

    JOLIET – Jake Latz and Mike Papierski have dominanted many of the Lemont headlines and deservedly so as two of the top high school baseball players in ...
    June 20, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Dream realized

    JOLIET – From the opening practice of the 2014 season, the Lemont baseball team had a goal of winning a state title and the belief that it could happe ...
    June 20, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Area’s best begins pro baseball career

    Choosing the unofficial Herald-News NCAA Division I Baseball Player of the Year usually contains a certain degree of difficulty.
    June 19, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • All along, Lemont looked that good

    During the season, more than one area baseball coach discussed Lemont in almost reverent tones.They ...
    June 16, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Lemont wins first state baseball title: 7 photos

    Lemont wins the IHSA Class 3A state baseball final, the school's first, on Saturday, June 14, 2014 beating Sacred Heart-Griffin 2-1 in the bottom of t ...
    July 9, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Folliard, Lemont baseball celebrate 3A championship

    JOLIET – Ryan Folliard glanced at where Lemont was in its batting order for the bottom of the seventh inning.
    June 17, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • Lemont has Wright stuff in semifinals

    JOLIET – Senior left-hander Charlie Wright is the No. 2 pitcher on the Lemont staff.He also is an ac ...
    June 16, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Lemont baseball advances to Class 3A title game

    JOLIET – Behind a four run first inning and the pitching of Charlie Wright, the Lemont baseball team is just one win away from its first state title a ...
    June 16, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Lemont aims to add to season of firsts

    CRESTWOOD – In a season of firsts for Lemont's baseball team, Monday's moment at Standard Bank Stadium rates as the best to date.
    June 17, 2014 - 11:27 am
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