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  • High school sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield wins three events at track invite, boys volleyball notches win

    Mateo Nunez won the 1,600-meter run (4:36.07) and teammate Jack Sagan was second (4:49.77) for the Riverside Brookfield’s boys track and field team at ...
    May 4, 2016 - 7:35 am
  • High school sports roundup: Lyons Township boys gymnastics second at conference meet

    Nick Perez tied for first on parallel bars with a score of 8.65 for the best finish for Lyons Township’s boys gymnastics team at the West Suburban Sil ...
    May 3, 2016 - 6:31 pm
  • High school baseball: Big early lead not enough for Lyons Township against Leyden

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Lyons Township’s baseball team hit three home runs against Leyden on April 28.Unfo ...
    May 3, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • High school baseball: Downers Grove North, Downers Grove South see crosstown game as turning point

    DOWNERS GROVE – Ben Ficht didn’t hesitate in saying he hasn’t been productive with the bat in his hands lately.
    May 3, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Lyons Township holding own against tough competition

    LA GRANGE – The goal for Jenna Fuller and her Lyons Township soccer teammates is the same as that of many elite programs in Illinois: to win a state t ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Offense gets going in Morton baseball win against Downers Grove South

    CICERO – Once Nate Quinn got the ball rolling, Morton’s baseball team took the momentum and didn’t let it go.
    May 3, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Chicago Red Stars top Orlando for second straight win

    BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. – The Chicago Red Stars registered their second consecutive victory in National Women’s Soccer League play by downing visiting expans ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Baseball season gets cold while Libertyville boys volleyball takes home title

    BASEBALLVernon Hills 6, Lakes 3We are hitting the stretch run of baseball season. Conference games a ...
    May 2, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • College of DuPage alumnus Cooper picked by 49ers in NFL Draft

    College of DuPage alumnus Fahn Cooper was playing LEGOs with his cousin when he got the call on where he’d be playing next. On the other end of the li ...
    April 30, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard East volleyball improves in conference play

    Ali Liljestrand scored midway through the first half and Dana Plotke scored on Elizabeth Toledo’s feed early in the second half to lead Glenbard East’ ...
    April 30, 2016 - 4:43 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars host U.S. superstar Alex Morgan, Orlando Pride on May 1

    CHICAGO – After dropping their inaugural match of the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League campaign to Houston Dash, the Chicago Red Stars breathed a c ...
    April 30, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • High school sports roundup: York's Kern, MacGregor run well at track invite

    York’s Charlie Kern placed sixth in the 1,600-meter run with a time of 4:17.83 against an elite field at Palatine’s Distance Night invite April 23.
    April 30, 2016 - 9:41 am
  • High school baseball: Ben Ficht delivers game-winning hit as Downers Grove South tops Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Ben Ficht didn't hesitate in admitting that he hasn't been productive with the bat in his hands lately.
    May 3, 2016 - 7:04 am
  • High school softball: York stays steady ahead of big conference game

    ELMHURST – York’s softball team was donning its game jerseys, but it was about as far from a softball field as possible.
    April 29, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Brittany Paganucci sets Glenbard East scoring record in win against Willowbrook

    LOMBARD – Brittany Paganucci has scored hat tricks many times in her illustrious soccer career at Glenbard East.
    April 29, 2016 - 4:03 pm
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