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  • Goss: Illini lefties Duchene, Jay dominating hitters

    The Big Ten Pitcher of the Week Award is rapidly becoming the University of Illinois Pitcher of the Week Award.
    April 7, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Lincoln-Way Central blanks luckless Joliet Central

    JOLIET – When was the last time in local softball circles that a team lined into double plays in three consecutive innings?
    April 7, 2015 - 11:11 pm
  • Prep roundup: Morton baseball takes series finale

    The Morton baseball team opened conference play with a three-game series against Leyden and lost two out of three games.
    April 7, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Pieces in place for LT volleyball success

    LA GRANGE – After winning 29 matches last season, Lyons Township’s boys volleyball team has a lot to live up to this season, but the pieces appear to ...
    April 7, 2015 - 1:30 pm
  • Bulldog volleyball battling through inexperience

    RIVERSIDE – A number of young, talented players have created optimism about the future of Riverside Brookfield’s boys volleyball program, but for now ...
    April 7, 2015 - 12:50 pm
  • Westmont softball will compete with mix of veteran, rookie talent (with video)

    WESTMONT – Westmont’s softball team was one win away from making a trip to the state semifinals in Class 2A last season.
    April 7, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Boys track and field teams return several state competitors

    LAKE COUNTY – This season's outlook is positive for track and field athletes throughout Lake County. Here's a look at the boys teams.
    April 7, 2015 - 8:05 am
  • York softball blasts four home runs in win against Conant

    ELMHURST – In its first three games, York softball hit one home run. In Monday's game against Conant ...
    April 6, 2015 - 8:39 pm
  • Sears Hardware & Appliance Athlete of the Week: Ryan Andrews

    Ryan AndrewsDowners Grove NorthBaseballSenior–Why Andrews was selected: The Trojans’ pitcher gave up ...
    April 6, 2015 - 1:44 pm
  • Lincoln Way West at Downers Grove South softball: 5 photos

    Downers Grove South plays Lincoln Way West in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday, April 4, 2015.
    April 6, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • Prep roundup: Hinsdale Central baseball takes series against Lyons Township

    The first West Suburban Silver series for Hinsdale Central’s baseball team was a big one against rival and perennial conference title contender Lyons ...
    April 9, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Lyons Township, Riverside Brookfield split softball doubleheader

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The bats for both Lyons Township and Riverside Brookfield were on display Saturday, with the two teams combining for 41 runs and six ...
    April 6, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Dukes not discouraged by early results

    ELMHURST – There is nothing like playing a tough team early in the season to see where you stand.Yor ...
    April 3, 2015 - 3:51 pm
  • Defending state champion Lemont begins baseball season

    LEMONT – Trying to follow up a storybook season that resulted in a program’s first state championship isn’t an easy task.
    April 3, 2015 - 2:44 pm
  • High hopes for new-look Hinsdale South baseball

    DARIEN – It’s the nature of high school sports that players will eventually graduate and new players must take their place.
    April 16, 2015 - 1:55 pm
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