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  • Area teams begin boys volleyball season

    Spring has arrived and boys volleyball teams have already hit the field for season openers. Here’s how things are shaping up for local teams this year ...
    April 1, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Loaded Hilltoppers look to build off state run

    GLEN ELLYN – In a short amount of time, the Glenbard West boys volleyball program has become one of the best in the state and this spring, the Hilltop ...
    April 1, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Glenbard West's Graham grabs gold at Illinois Top Times Championships

    Competing in the Class 3A Illinois Top Times meet March 27 in Bloomington, Glenbard West’s Lindsay Graham blew away the rest of the field in the 3,200 ...
    April 1, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Pitching depth keys Westmont's baseball success

    WESTMONT – Last season, Westmont’s baseball team made it to the state finals for the first time in 25 years and brought home a third-place trophy in C ...
    April 1, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Haley Scaman excelling at Oklahoma

    Many college athletes struggle with the transition from prep and club sports to competing for a big university.
    March 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lake County girls soccer teams hit the fields

    LAKE COUNTY – High school girls soccer season has sprung. Here's a look at what to expect for teams in the Lake County Journal coverage area.
    March 31, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Lake County boys tennis teams to serve up promising seasons

    LAKE COUNTY – The weather is finally starting to cooperate and the boys tennis season is underway. Here are the team previews for the Lake County Jour ...
    March 31, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • Baseball previews: Lyons Township, Morton, Riverside Brookfield rely on returning talent

    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 ...
    March 31, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Willowbrook's extra-inning walk-off outdoes Sebby's 7-inning no-hitter

    VILLA PARK – Willowbrook only had one hit Monday afternoon, but it was the only one the Warriors needed.
    March 30, 2015 - 3:37 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
  • Hinsdale South's Dylan Boye wins indoor track state title

    BLOOMINGTON – Dylan Boye capped his indoor track and field season with a highlight on Saturday and paved the way for success during the outdoor season ...
    March 30, 2015 - 10:01 am
  • Joliet West softball to rely on Robb, balanced offense

    JOLIET – The Joliet West softball team will go into the season without pitcher/first baseman Joy Treasure, catcher Julia Liceaga and center fielder Kr ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:47 pm
  • Hunniford, Jeffries lead Providence baseball past Minooka

    NEW LENOX – Minooka baseball coach Jeff Petrovic, for one, came away impressed.“They played very wel ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:46 pm
  • Fitzgerald primed to guide Joliet Central baseball

    JOLIET – Kevin Fitzgerald, formerly a coach in the Joliet West program, had the opportunity to join the Joliet Central staff last season as Tony Juare ...
    March 28, 2015 - 6:44 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
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