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  • Standouts from LT, RB, Morton, Nazareth headline All-Area softball team

    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 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • All-Area softball MVP Lana Herrmann left mark on Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – Playing catcher is an important position for a lot of reasons. Not only is the catcher i ...
    June 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Nazareth baseball battles, settles for second in state

    JOLIET – Baseball is often described as a game of inches. Nazareth found that out the hard way on Ju ...
    June 15, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Nazareth wins 3A semifinal baseball; takes 2nd in state: 7 photos

    Nazareth Academy wins a rain-delayed Class 3A baseball semifinal game 2-1 over St. Francis at Silver Cross Field in Joliet on Friday, June 12, 2015. T ...
    June 15, 2015 - 5:51 pm
  • Nazareth baseball falls to Highland in state title game

    JOLIET – In a back and forth Class 3A state title game, Nazareth's baseball did everything but land the knockout blow.
    June 15, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Nazareth baseball books state championship berth

    JOLIET – Ryan Kramer played a big part in making his own dream come true.Kramer's leadoff double tur ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • LT, Morton, RB players part of all-area soccer team

    The girls soccer season is officially over after two state championship games on June 6 put and end to the campaign. Now is the perfect time to honor ...
    June 10, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Missed chances lead to supersectional loss for Nazareth softball

    ROSEMONT – Nazareth softball had already made history, but missed opportunities ended the team's chance to go to state.
    June 8, 2015 - 9:10 pm
  • Baseball: Nazareth uses long ball to rout Montini

    LA GRANGE PARK – The ball was flying out of Nazareth's baseball park on June 3, and the host Roadrunners did most of the damage.
    June 3, 2015 - 8:10 pm
  • Red Stars remain unbeaten with draw in Seattle

    SEATTLE – The Chicago Red Stars entered their game against Seattle Reign FC undefeated and used a strong defensive performance to remain unbeaten.
    June 3, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • RB softball makes strides despite late slump

    CHICAGO – A late-season slump ended the campaign earlier than expected for Riverside Brookfield softball, but the Bulldogs still had their heads held ...
    June 3, 2015 - 7:30 am
  • Baseball: Mistakes cost Bulldogs in playoff loss

    ELMHURST – The playoffs ended earlier than expected for Riverside Brookfield baseball. The Bulldogs ...
    June 3, 2015 - 7:00 am
  • Prep roundup: LT softball, baseball fall in regional finals, Nazareth wins diamond regionals

    Lyons Township's Tom Hickey pitched a complete game shutout to guide the Lions past De La Salle 2-0 in a regional semifinal on May 28. Hickey struck o ...
    June 3, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Girls soccer: Roadrunners’ record-setters not enough in sectional semifinal

    WHEATON – Nazareth’s girls soccer team had multiple players make special plays and set records, but none of those special plays occurred in the sectio ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • RB girls soccer ready for future challenges after sectional loss

    WHEATON – For years, Glenbard South was the big hurdle for Riverside Brookfield girls soccer.Now, it ...
    June 2, 2015 - 12:00 pm
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