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  • 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
  • Lewis women's basketball looks to make more history at Elite Eight

    ROMEOVILLE – After being focused on winning a national championship throughout much of the season, Lewis University’s women’s basketball team isn’t li ...
    March 22, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Goss: Bolingbrook's third place a definite keeper

    As much success as the Joliet area has had in state tournaments in various sports, boys basketball excursions to the state finals have been relatively ...
    March 22, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Bolingbrook boys basketball finishes strong, claims third

    PEORIA – The finish was more like it.The Bolingbrook boys basketball team was disappointed in Friday ...
    March 22, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Women's basketball: Lewis' Itschner plays key role on team of stars

    ROMEOVILLE – The No. 4-ranked Lewis women’s basketball team made school history by advancing to the Elite Eight.
    March 21, 2015 - 7:06 pm
  • Romeoville softball fortunes may be on the rise

    ROMEOVILLE – There hasn’t been much to be excited about surrounding the Romeoville softball team of past years. That could change this season.
    March 21, 2015 - 7:03 pm
  • Meet the all-area boys basketball team with players from Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Lisle

    The high school basketball season will wrap up with state title games in Class 3A and 4A on Saturday, so now is the perfect time to honor the best pla ...
    March 19, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Area products take part in NCAA basketball tournaments

    The NCAA men's and women's basketball tournaments bring some of the best young athletes to the national stage. This year's tournaments have plenty of ...
    March 18, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Raiders hope to continue making history

    HINSDALE – After building up a 13-point lead in the third quarter of Tuesday's Class 4A Hinsdale Central Supersectional with West Aurora, Bolingbrook' ...
    March 18, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Bolingbrook boys survive supersectional to earn first state berth

    HINSDALE – This March Madness stuff gets crazier all the time.But what really matters is that, for t ...
    March 18, 2015 - 9:30 am
  • Lewis men's basketball knocks off No. 8 Parkside

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Lewis men’s basketball team defended, took care of the ball and shot it well Saturday afternoon.
    March 14, 2015 - 9:03 pm
  • Lewis women's basketball advance to regional final

    HOUGHTON, Mich. – For the first time in program history, the Flyers are going to play for a chance to advance to the Elite Eight. No. 4 Lewis women’s ...
    March 14, 2015 - 9:02 pm
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