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  • High school sports roundup: Westmont sends 10 athletes to boys state track meet

    Kyle Casper and Gavin Carr were event champions for Westmont’s boys track and field team, and the Sentinels earned four additional berths to the state ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:24 pm
  • High school girls softball: One goal left for Downers Grove South, retiring coach Ron Havelka

    DOWNERS GROVE – The choice of coaching instead of accounting has added up to great things for Ron Havelka.
    May 25, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • High school girls soccer: Lyons Township wins regional title, faces rematch in sectional semifinal

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township’s girls soccer team enjoyed the elation of a goal achieved. Now comes pre ...
    May 25, 2016 - 8:05 am
  • High school girls track and field: State meet brings titles for Downers Grove South's Michaela Hackbarth, Downers Grove North's Jaida Green

    CHARLESTON – In 2015, Michaela Hackbarth captured the Class 3A girls track and field state meet championship in the 800-meter run by defeating the def ...
    May 24, 2016 - 7:03 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Riverside Brookfield girls soccer wins regional title

    Riverside Brookfield’s girls soccer team topped Farragut 6-0 on May 20 to win the title at its own Class 2A regional.
    May 24, 2016 - 4:02 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Westmont's Annie Carlson caps career with three more state medals

    WESTMONT – Annie Carlson already was the most decorated athlete in the history of Westmont’s girls track and field program after the 2015 state meet.
    May 24, 2016 - 3:27 pm
  • High school baseball: Confident Morton primed for postseason

    BERWYN – Ultimately a team’s success is judged on wins and losses.Morton baseball might be the excep ...
    May 24, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Vanessa Flaherty finishes Lyons Township career in fine fashion

    CHARLESTON – After she was disappointed with her sophomore cross country season, Vanessa Flaherty challenged herself as a runner.
    May 25, 2016 - 7:18 am
  • Jen Hoy scores twice as Chicago Red Stars down host Seattle

    SEATTLE – The Chicago Red Stars extended their unbeaten streak in National Women’s Soccer League play to five games on May 22, bagging a 2-1 away win ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • High school baseball and softball: Glenbard East, Montini, Willowbrook, York ready for postseason play

    The first pitch of the softball and baseball playoffs for Class 3A and 4A schools will soon be delivered as teams from across the state aim to make a ...
    May 24, 2016 - 6:59 am
  • Chicago Red Stars look to extend unbeaten run against Seattle

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars face a stern challenge to their four-game unbeaten and shutout streaks in National Women’s Soccer League play on May 2 ...
    May 21, 2016 - 3:32 pm
  • High school baseball and softball: Riverside Brookfield set for postseason play

    The first pitch of the softball and baseball playoffs for Class 3A and 4A schools will soon be delivered as teams from across the state aim to make a ...
    May 21, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard East sends four to girls state track

    Cailyn Biegalski punched her ticket to state in two events and Glenbard East’s girls track and field team had two other state qualifiers at the Class ...
    May 20, 2016 - 6:10 pm
  • High school sports roundup: York boys lacrosse wins conference, Dukes send four to girls state track

    York’s boys lacrosse team clinched its second straight West Suburban Conference title May 17 with a 10-7 win against Lyons Township. The Dukes improve ...
    May 20, 2016 - 4:37 pm
  • High school baseball: Frank Romano, York take pride in solid defense

    ELMHURST – While not always as awe-inspiring as a majestic home run or as astounding as precise pitching, defense is a big key to baseball success.
    May 21, 2016 - 8:16 am
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