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  • Schneider finds silver lining at Olympic Trials

    OMAHA, Neb. – Mimi Schneider’s first trip to the Olympic Trials encouraged her to pursue a college swimming career.
    July 19, 2016 - 6:45 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars snap losing streak against Orlando

    ORLANDO – The Chicago Red Stars snapped a three-game losing streak in National Women’s Soccer League play on July 6, courtesy of a crucial 1-0 win aga ...
    July 19, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • The Quarry wakeboard park finds success in first season

    The Quarry at Three Oaks Recreation Area in Crystal Lake, the first full-size wakeboarding cable park in the Chicago area, opened less than a month ag ...
    July 16, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • High school baseball: Downers Grove South's Danny Oriente a 'special' baseball talent, all-area team MVP

    DOWNERS GROVE – Speak softly and carry a big stick was the foreign policy ideology of President Theodore Roosevelt.
    July 15, 2016 - 7:12 am
  • Chicago Red Stars drop road decision against Washington

    GERMANTOWN, Md. – Playing in their third straight away game and their third straight against a National Women’s Soccer League title contender, the Chi ...
    July 12, 2016 - 7:04 pm
  • DuPage Valley Special Athletes to offer unified soccer this fall

    DuPage Valley Special Athletes, an organization offering sports programs for athletes with special needs, recently announced Special Olympics Unified ...
    July 12, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Austin Kline, Brunswick Community College baseball make NJCAA World Series

    Austin Kline, a Hinsdale resident and 2014 Montini High School graduate, had one of his best baseball seasons ever this spring.
    July 10, 2016 - 9:35 am
  • Elmhurst Extreme 11U baseball team takes home tournament title

    ELMHURST – The Fourth of July holiday included a bit of extra celebration for the Elmhurst Extreme 11U team.
    July 12, 2016 - 7:19 am
  • PHOTOS: Jacobs grad Evan Jager wins U.S. Olympic Trials steeplechase

    Jacobs grad Evan Jager won the U.S. Olympic Trials steeplechase on Friday night to reach his second U.S. Olympic team.
    July 8, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars face Washington in third straight high-profile clash

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars look to snap a two-game losing streak in National Women’s Soccer League play on July 9 when they travel to take on thi ...
    July 8, 2016 - 4:14 pm
  • York Dukes travel baseball has pair of strong tournament finishes

    ELMHURST – It has been so far so good for the York Dukes 15U travel baseball team.The Dukes bounced ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Jacobs High School community ready for Evan Jager's Olympic Trials run

    A lot has changed since 2012, when Evan Jager made the U.S. Olympic team in the steeplechase after running the event competitively less than a handful ...
    July 8, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • High school softball: Suburban Life softball teams, players among state's best

    The western suburbs of Chicago have always been home to some of the best softball players in the state, and the 2016 was no different.
    July 6, 2016 - 5:13 pm
  • Downers Grove South's Caroline Hedgcock caps stellar career with best season yet

    DOWNERS GROVE – On the softball diamond, Caroline Hedgcock throws hard and she hits hard. Off the f ...
    July 8, 2016 - 7:08 am
  • Downers Grove South football golf outing on July 22

    WOODRIDGE – The Downers Grove South football program will hold its alumni golf outing at 1 p.m. on July 22 at the Village Greens of Woodridge.
    July 5, 2016 - 2:12 pm
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