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  • Downers Grove North grad Marckus Simmons named a track and field MVP at Augustana College

    ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – The 2016 Augustana men’s track and field awards were recently announced for head coach Paul Olsen’s team. 
    June 17, 2016 - 8:54 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars host Boston, look to defend top spot in NWSL

    CHICAGO – Following a recent 1-1 draw with undefeated Portland Thorns FC, the Chicago Red Stars look to defend first place in the National Women’s Soc ...
    June 17, 2016 - 4:29 pm
  • Hinsdale's Martin Joyce, Eddie Grabill meet in final of U.S. Open tennis qualifer

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – When Martin Joyce and Eddie Grabill were on the same team, they were each two-time high school state champions at Hinsdale Central.
    June 17, 2016 - 12:22 pm
  • High school baseball: Lemont wins second title in three seasons

    JOLIET – For the second time in three seasons, Lemont is king of the Class 3A baseball world.The Ind ...
    June 21, 2016 - 7:11 am
  • High school softball: State title 'feels amazing' for Montini

    EAST PEORIA – Montini’s newest championship tradition featured something familiar.The coach of the B ...
    June 17, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Volunteers needed for field sport championships at Benedictine University

    A call has gone out from USA Track & Field for volunteers to assist at August’s Masters Throws Championships in Lisle.
    June 16, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Kenny Sidoryk leads list of accolades for York lacrosse players

    Kenny Sidoryk recently received one of the highest honors a high school lacrosse player can earn.The ...
    June 16, 2016 - 2:49 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: Glenbard West returners ready to build on recent state titles

    GLEN ELLYN – Matthew Scruggs saw plenty of action the past two seasons as part of Glenbard West’s back-to-back boys volleyball state championships.
    June 16, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Hinsdale South announces inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame class

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South announced the members of its inaugural Athletic Hall of Fame class on June 14.
    June 15, 2016 - 8:41 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Gretchen Pearson pulls weight as leader for Wheaton Academy

    WEST CHICAGO – More often than not, seniors are the leaders for high school sports teams.Gretchen Pe ...
    June 15, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • High school baseball: Brendan Shanahan a senior tone-setter for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Brendan Shanahan went from being a foot soldier to a general in the baseball equivalent of a blink of an eye.
    June 15, 2016 - 10:01 am
  • High school softball: Downers Grove South caps season, coach's career with victory

    PEORIA – The ultimate dream was denied, but Downers Grove South’s softball team still closed the season in style.
    June 15, 2016 - 7:03 am
  • Downers Grove South grads Zack Burdi, Danny Mayer taken in MLB Draft

    As a hard-throwing pitcher at Downers Grove South, Zack Burdi already was charting a career path toward professional baseball while he was still in hi ...
    June 14, 2016 - 1:03 pm
  • High school softball: Cat Klostermann a key to Nazareth's success

    LA GRANGE PARK – Recent Nazareth Academy graduate Cat Klostermann uses her gift of being ambidextrous to be a dual threat in softball.
    June 14, 2016 - 2:22 pm
  • Jacobs grad Cahill climbing golf ladder on PGA Tour Latin America

    After finishing his college golf career at Miami University last summer, Jacobs graduate Scott Cahill decided to give professional golf a chance.
    June 13, 2016 - 11:31 pm
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