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  • Romeoville falls to Hinsdale South in football opener

    ROMEOVILLE – Oliver Gibson’s return to Romeoville High School did not go as planned.Hinsdale South s ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • High school football: Suburban Life teams to watch in 2015

    Summer camp is long over, preseason practices are done and high school football teams from the area are ready to hit the lights on the 2015 season. He ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • High school football: Suburban Life Media players to watch in 2015

    When all is said and done, every player on every football team in the area will play a role for their squads, but some playmakers figure to make a nam ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 12:55 pm
  • Gibson returns home to guide fortunes of youthful Spartans

    ROMEOVILLE – The pride is returning to Romeoville High School. And, the Spartans have found the right man to bring it back.
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Bolingbrook grad Cooke ousted on the 18th hole at U.S. Amateur

    OLYMPIA FIELDS – David Cooke’s U.S. Amateur Championship dream ended Thursday, but not without a fight.
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 9:16 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars sunk by Washington stoppage time goal

    LISLE – The Washington Spirit came to Chicago in hopes of securing a win and three points on Sunday night against the Chicago Red Stars, and with a la ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Shared space a benefit for collegiate athletic conferences

    Shared homes for college conferencesIn addition to The Summit League, the CCIW and the Big Ten, ther ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • The Summit League finds success with men's and women's hoops tourneys

    The premier event for The Summit League is the men’s and women’s basketball championship tournaments that are held at the same time at the Denny Sanfo ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • Chicago Red Stars' unbeaten streak undone by Portland Thorns

    PORTLAND, ORE. – Alyssa Mautz put the Chicago Red Stars ahead early. Allie Long and the Portland Tho ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Area football players set to shine at Division I college level in 2015

    The college football season is about to officially begin as teams soon will be reporting for preseason practices ahead of the season kickoff. Several ...
    Aug. 5, 2015 - 4:51 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • Romeoville linemen learn how they measure up

    BOLINGBROOK – With sweat rolling down his face after the bench press, Romeoville’s Thaddeus Ampadu offered a thoughtful description of the benefits fr ...
    July 21, 2015 - 7:53 pm
  • Ex-Illinois women's basketball players, including those from Bolingbrook, sue school, coach

    URBANA – Seven former University of Illinois women's basketball players sued the university Wednesday, accusing coach Matt Bollant and a former assist ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Strode pleased path has led to Romeoville AD job

    ROMEOVILLE – Growing up in the home of a man who was a successful longtime coach and athletic director, it may come as no surprise that Mike Strode be ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:38 pm
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