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  • High school girls basketball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield set for holiday tourney tipoff

    The winter holidays bring colder temperatures outside, but area gyms will heat up with girls basketball tournament action.
    Dec. 17, 2015 - 12:57 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Connor Niego, Tyrese Shines set tone for Lyons Township, Riverside Brookfield wins big

    LA GRANGE – Connor Niego is nicely adding to a great family tradition.Niego’s father Joe was drafted ...
    Dec. 14, 2015 - 1:59 pm
  • High school boys baketball: Lyons Township working through learning curve

    ELMHURST – Lyons Township's boys basketball has several new starters in the lineup, so some early growing pains were expected.
    Dec. 8, 2015 - 2:36 pm
  • Boys Basketball: Lyons Township, Morton, Nazareth, Riverside Brookfield, St. Joseph set for tipoff

    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. 25, 2015 - 6:54 am
  • High school football: Nazareth shuts out St. Laurence, advances to 5A state championship

    Looking at Julian Love’s statistics, you would think Saturday was 60 degrees and sunny. The Nazareth ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:00 am
  • High school girls basketball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield ready for tipoff

    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 - 1:10 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield battles before falling against Prairie Ridge

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Riverside Brookfield’s Bulldogs showed some bite against a powerful Prairie Ridge team, but the Wolves pulled away in the second half f ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • High school boys soccer: All-area Player of the Year Baltazar Duran does it all for Morton soccer

    BERWYN – On its way to a state finals berth, Morton’s boys soccer team thoroughly dominated nearly every opponent it faced.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • High school cross country: Vince Zona, Danny Kilrea help Lyons Towmship take second in state

    PEORIA – Lyons Township boys cross country runner Vince Zona was disappointed Oct. 17 after finishing 22nd at the conference meet.
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 10:37 am
  • Prep roundup: Riverside Brookfield's Nunez on to state cross country meet

    Riverside Brookfield’s Mateo Nunez placed 19th with a time of 16:30 to move on from the Oct. 31 Class 2A Wheaton Academy cross country sectional to th ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • High school football: Despite Lyons Township's playoff exit, future bright for Lions

    NORTHBROOK – Lyons Township’s offense made a great first impression.Unfortunately for the Lions, the ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 5:17 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Lyons Township hangs tough before falling against Benet

    LISLE – Lyons Township’s girls volleyball team played about as well as possible for much of the first game against Benet.
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 1:15 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield tops St. Ignatius, moves on in playoffs

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield's football team ended a long drought on Oct. 30.With a 28-13 win ag ...
    Oct. 30, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • High school football: Riverside Brookfield heads to playoffs with best record since 2001

    RIVERSIDE – Ryan Swift had a big game for Riverside Brookfield’s football team, and there was a simple explanation for it.
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 2:58 pm
  • High school football: Nazareth wins big before home playoff game

    LA GRANGE PARK – Heading into the regular-season finale, it was never in doubt that Nazareth’s football team would make the postseason.
    Oct. 27, 2015 - 12:00 pm
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