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  • Defensive effort helps RB soccer stand up to challenge

    CICERO – Riverside Brookfield’s girls soccer team had three of its first six games postponed because of the weather, so the Bulldogs were itching to s ...
    April 14, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • JCA baseball blanks Plainfield East behind Ehrsam

    JOLIET – As a member of the Southwest Prairie Conference, Plainfield East’s normal week is to play league games Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with ...
    April 11, 2015 - 8:35 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
  • Willowbrook at Downers Grove North girls soccer: 8 photos

    Downers Grove North plays a home soccer match with Willowbrook on Monday, April 6, 2015. ...
    April 10, 2015 - 5:13 pm
  • Plenty of promise for York, AT boys volleyball

    Most high school spring sports take place outside, but boys volleyball action is still heating up indoors. York and Addison Trail have reason to be ex ...
    April 10, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Softball preview: Young Hinsdale South has 'a lot of promise'

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South’s softball team encountered its share of struggles last season with a roster light on senior experience.
    April 10, 2015 - 10:14 am
  • AT, IC looking to repeat 20-win seasons, Trojans skew young

    The high school softball season is in full swing with teams in the area already having several games under their belts. Here’s what to expect for Addi ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • Talented Dukes softball transitions to new coach

    ELMHURST – Some things may have changed around York softball with Jennifer Bode taking over as coach, but the team she inherited should help keep the ...
    April 10, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Softball previews: Glenbard East, Montini, Willowbrook aim for postseason success

    The high school softball season is in full swing with teams in the area already having several games under their belts. Here’s what to expect for Glen ...
    April 10, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Riverside Brookfield at Glenbard South baseball: 8 photos

    Glenbard South plays Riverside Brookfield in Glen Ellyn on Monday, April 6, 2015. RB wins 7-2. ...
    April 9, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Senior leadership bodes well for Rams, Warriors volleyball

    LOMBARD – It didn’t take Glenbard East long to have an exciting boys volleyball match in the Upstate Eight Valley.
    April 9, 2015 - 4:05 pm
  • Ward steps down as basketball coach at St. Francis

    WHEATON – St. Francis High School is in search of a varsity boys basketball coach after Bob Ward resigned from the position this week.
    April 10, 2015 - 10:33 am
  • 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
  • Softball preview: Hinsdale Central looking to put pieces together (with video)

    HINSDALE – Hinsdale Central softball head coach Lee Maciejewski has never been hesitant about having freshmen on his varsity teams or playing young pl ...
    April 9, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Versatile Downers Grove South softball team off to strong start

    By ALEX SOULIER - asoulier@shawmedia.comDOWNERS GROVE – Wi ...
    April 9, 2015 - 1:12 pm
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