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  • Goebbert plays waiting game at Wrigley

    CHICAGO – As the innings came and went Wednesday and the sun slowly set over Wrigley field, coloring the Chicago skyline with shades of purples and bl ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Fellows’ hit lifts JCA into title game

    LISLE – The script could not have been written any better.In the space of two pitches, Joliet Cathol ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • Channahon hosting Bronco North Zone tourney

    CHANNAHON —For years, seemingly forever, the Bronco North Zone Tournament has been a summer youth baseball fixture for 12-year-olds at St. Joseph Park ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Gummerson’s summer track meet keeps growing

    CHANNAHON – In 2008, Minooka track and field and cross country coach Kevin Gummerson had an idea.He ...
    July 23, 2014 - 10:01 pm
  • Nazareth ousts Prairie Ridge in summer baseball state semifinal

    LISLE – A day earlier, Prairie Ridge enjoyed the success of an offensive barrage in one inning – a five-run third en route to an 8-2 win over Crystal ...
    July 23, 2014 - 9:02 pm
  • Cary's DePrey, Algonquin's Ramsett reach final 8 of Chick Evans Junior Amateur

    ITASCA – After two rounds of match-play golf at the 34th Chick Evans Junior Amateur Championship on Wednesday, one thing became clear: The seeds do no ...
    July 23, 2014 - 7:53 pm
  • Footgolf takes hold at Bonnie Dundee

    CARPENTERSVILLE – On a Sunday evening at Bonnie Dundee Golf Club, Michael Contreras prepared for his opening shot. Standing about 4 feet back from his ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • West baseball glimpses future during summer season

    GLEN ELLYN – Having lost a large and talented senior class, Glenbard West baseball coach Andy Schultz took a little bit of a different approach with h ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • Making progress

    WHEATON – After a summer campaign in which his Wheaton North baseball team played nearly 25 games, Falcons' coach Dan Schoessling was happy with the p ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • Building blocks in place

    GLEN ELLYN – With eight games scheduled for one week earlier this summer, Glenbard South baseball coach Mike Riley joked that he was almost forced to ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Bolingbrook baseball uses summer to build for next season

    BOLINGBROOK – The high school summer baseball is a time for players to work on skills and for coaches to evaluate talent ahead of the spring season.
    July 23, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • Hitmen notch fine finish

    GLEN ELLYN – With injuries a factor during qualifying, the Hitmen Volleyball Club (HVC) 15 Black team went into the recent Boys Junior National Champi ...
    July 23, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • DGN, DGS, Westmont baseball coaches evaluate talent in summer season

    When the high school baseball season ends in the spring, most teams switch right to the summer season. A looser atmosphere during the summer where the ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Algonquin native quickly putting stamp on Fox Valley Ice Arena's skating instruction programs

    Fox Valley Ice Arena skating director Rockne Brubaker mostly maneuvers around the past while teaching others his craft.
    July 23, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Goebbert has plenty of support at Wrigley

    CHICAGO – The announcer’s voice rumbled through the speakers at Wrigley Field, reverberating over the ivy-covered walls, through the bleacher seats an ...
    July 23, 2014 - 8:47 am
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