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  • Lots of sports options for athletes looking to specialize

    Athletes who decide to specialize in one sport have plenty of options to choose from. Club and AAU teams not only offer top-notch competition, but als ...
    July 29, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Christen Press goal leads Chicago Red Stars against Washington Spirit

    GERMANTOWN, Md. – The National Women's Soccer League-leading Chicago Red Stars nearly handed third-place Washington Spirit its first home defeat of th ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Red Stars strike late for win against Boston Breakers

    BOSTON – The Chicago Red Stars maintained their first place ranking in the National Women's Soccer League table on July 22 earning three points on the ...
    July 23, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Red Stars fans welcome home World Cup heroes

    LISLE – A whirlwind for four members of the U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team continued July 18.The ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Local soccer players help Chicago Fire Academy win national championship

    The Chicago Fire Academy's U-17/18 team won the 2014-15 U.S. Soccer Development Academy national championship with a 3-1 victory over Real Salt Lake- ...
    July 22, 2015 - 1:17 pm
  • Golf the name of the game for Shubham Nain and family

    WESTMONT – Shubham Nain hopes to one day have a career similar to his favorite golfer, Phil Mickelson.
    July 22, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Chicago Red Stars look to maintain momentum of Women's World Cup win

    LISLE – The United States returned to the pinnacle of women’s soccer by winning the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Vancouver earlier in July.
    July 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Chicago Red Stars to host Women's World Cup viewing party today

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars will help support the U.S. Soccer women's team with a viewing party near Lincoln Park Zoo today.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Scott Darling's Stanley Cup experience: 'It's been unbelievable'

    LEMONT – The past year has been a whirlwind for Scott Darling after the Lemont native signed with the Chicago Blackhawks on July 1, 2014.
    June 30, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Lisle native Frank Kaminsky drafted by Charlotte Hornets

    Former Benet Academy basketball player Frank Kaminsky was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the ninth overall pick June 25 in the first round of ...
    June 28, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Players from Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont comprise all-area baseball team

    The high school baseball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it’s t ...
    June 25, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont players comprise all-area softball squad

    The high school softball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it's t ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • St. Francis baseball tops Morgan Park for third place in state

    JOLIET – An RBI groundout was the only blemish against Colin Wisted.The St. Francis junior worked th ...
    June 14, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • St. Francis baseball team falls short in state semifinal, to play for third place

    JOLIET – The St. Francis baseball team had the situation it wanted. Although down a run, the Spartans had runners on first and second with no outs, in ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:33 pm
  • Fundraiser will help injured Benet football player Andrew Valadka

    LISLE – A spinal fracture injury in a football game during the 2014 season was an unforeseen event for Andrew Valadka.
    June 11, 2015 - 3:02 pm
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