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  • Benet DGN, DGS girls soccer teams hope high postseason seeds lead to success

    High school girls soccer teams started the season with hopes of making it to the state finals. With the playoffs starting next week, here’s what the p ...
    May 13, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • Huerta shines for Red Stars in 3-0 win over Boston

    CHICAGO – Saturday’s meeting between the Chicago Red Stars and the Boston Breakers was a game of firsts. 
    May 12, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars down Sky Blue FC 1-0 in World Cup send-off

    CHICAGO – The National Women’s Soccer League’s Chicago Red Stars dominated and stayed unbeaten in their third match of the 2015 campaign on Saturday, ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:37 am
  • Hinsdale South at Downers Grove South girls soccer: 6 photos

    Downers Grove South plays at home against Hinsdale South on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, winning 7-6. ...
    April 28, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Strong defense could lift Lewis men's volleyball to summit

    ROMEOVILLE – In most sports, defense wins championships. If the saying rings true in the Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association tournament, th ...
    April 23, 2015 - 6:47 pm
  • Lemont native Scott Darling notches first NHL playoff win in Blackhawks' victory

    In a season of memorable firsts, Scott Darling added another one to the list Wednesday night. The Le ...
    April 16, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Anthony J. Canino Varsity Gymnastics Invitational: 8 photos

    Athletes from the WSC Gold and Silver Divisions compete at the Anthony J. Canino Varsity Gymnastics Invitational at Hinsdale Central on Friday, April ...
    April 15, 2015 - 4:58 pm
  • Goss: Night of Champions honoring 2 of 'Tiger Ray's' best

    One promise for Thursday’s Joliet Township Athletic Boosters Night of Champions is that interesting Ray Klootwyk tales will be spun.
    April 11, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Softball previews: Benet, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South, Lisle start softball season

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school softball teams, many of which had successful postseason runs last spring. Here’s how things are s ...
    April 9, 2015 - 2:20 pm
  • Lincoln Way West at Downers Grove South softball: 5 photos

    Downers Grove South plays Lincoln Way West in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday, April 4, 2015.
    April 6, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • Baseball previews: Benet, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South, Lisle begin baseball season

    The first pitch has been thrown for area high school baseball teams, many of which had successful postseason runs last spring. Here’s how things are s ...
    April 2, 2015 - 12:11 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars move season finale to Toyota Park

    The Chicago Red Stars will be on the move for their National Women's Soccer League regular season finale on Sept. 6.
    March 30, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • Postseason propels Bolingbrook's Nixon to Herald-News Boys Basketball Player of Year honors

    AColorado State basketball coach was visiting Bolingbrook a couple years ago.The object of the Rams’ ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:31 pm
  • Area Roundup: USF’s Panayotovich earns NAIA honor

    JOLIET – St. Francis’ Adam Panayotovich was named NAIA National Pitcher of the Week after throwing a pair of extra-inning shutouts as the Saints opene ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Lewis women's basketball ready to cap memorable season

    ROMEOVILLE – In an era when many top women’s basketball players don’t play their entire careers at one college, Lewis University’s team is an anomaly.
    March 23, 2015 - 10:34 pm
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