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  • High school boys basketball: 5 key games to watch this weekend

    Holiday tournaments are in the rearview mirror for boys basketball teams across the state, and now the conference races are about to heat up as teams ...
    Jan. 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm
  • Prep sports roundup: Nazareth boys basketball hangs tough at Tosh tourney

    Nazareth’s boys basketball team finished with a deceiving 0-4 record at York’s Jack Tosh Classic.Asi ...
    Jan. 5, 2016 - 6:40 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Lyons Township hang tough during tournament run

    ELMHURST – Connor Niego and his Lyons Township teammates found out about the cruel bounces that come in the sport of basketball.
    Jan. 5, 2016 - 2:34 pm
  • High school football: Nazareth's Julian Love leads all-area team that includes Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth football gave opponents a whole lot of love this fall. Julian Love, that ...
    Dec. 2, 2016 - 7:30 am
  • High school sports: Nazareth football, slew of Lyons Township titles highlight 2015 accomplishments

    With the calendar about to flip to 2016, there is no better time to honor the sensational state championships and top-three state performances the ath ...
    Dec. 30, 2015 - 2:45 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield boys ready for holiday play

    In addition to decorating trees and hanging lights, boys basketball tournaments are part of the holiday tradition. As the tournaments get set to tip o ...
    Dec. 23, 2015 - 1:11 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Young Lyons Township team still finding its way

    LA GRANGE – The clock neared zero as Tyrese Shines collected the ball 60 feet from the basket, took two dribbles and floated a ball from beyond half c ...
    Dec. 22, 2015 - 9:02 am
  • Prep sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield wrestling splits matches at triangular meet

    Riverside Brookfield's wrestling team went 1-1 in a triangular meet at Tinley Park on Dec. 11, topping De La Salle 66-16 but falling to the host Titan ...
    Dec. 17, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • 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
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