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  • Outdoors: Hunting decision in hands of IDNR

    I hope you all filled in the blanks on the hunter survey the Illinois Department of Natural Resources recently sent to all Illinois hunters. If you ha ...
    June 17, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • St. Francis baseball rallies for third place finish

    JOLIET – Despite having to wait longer than expected, the St. Francis baseball team was able to end the 2015 season with a victory and the Class 3A th ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • All-area softball MVP Caroline Hedgcock 'phenomenal' for Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Caroline Hedgcock excels in all aspects of softball, but she definitely has one part of the game she enjoys best.
    June 17, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont players comprise all-area softball squad

    The high school softball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it's t ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Superb season for Downers Grove South softball despite ending

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South's softball team looked like its usual self for one inning.The Mu ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Lemont's Scott Darling now a Stanley Cup champion

    CHICAGO – After playing for nine different minor league teams since 2010, Lemont native Scott Darling can now call himself a Stanley Cup champion.
    June 17, 2015 - 8:46 am
  • Charlie Donovan: 'Cool feeling' being taken in MLB Draft

    WESTMONT – The professional baseball scouts came out in droves to watch Charlie Donovan in person this season, and he knew he had a great chance to be ...
    June 16, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Standouts from LT, RB, Morton, Nazareth headline All-Area softball team

    The high school softball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it's t ...
    June 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • All-Area softball MVP Lana Herrmann left mark on Riverside Brookfield

    RIVERSIDE – Playing catcher is an important position for a lot of reasons. Not only is the catcher i ...
    June 16, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Nazareth baseball battles, settles for second in state

    JOLIET – Baseball is often described as a game of inches. Nazareth found that out the hard way on Ju ...
    June 15, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Nazareth wins 3A semifinal baseball; takes 2nd in state: 7 photos

    Nazareth Academy wins a rain-delayed Class 3A baseball semifinal game 2-1 over St. Francis at Silver Cross Field in Joliet on Friday, June 12, 2015. T ...
    June 15, 2015 - 5:51 pm
  • St. Francis plays Nazareth in 3A semifinal baseball: 5 photos

    St. Francis plays Nazareth Academy in a rain-delayed Class 3A baseball semifinal at Silver Cross Field in Joliet on Friday, June 12, 2015, losing 2-1. ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Beach Bums complete sweep of Slammers

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – The Joliet Slammers scored a late run and threatened to get more, but that was all they could muster Sunday against the Travers ...
    June 14, 2015 - 8:37 pm
  • Goss: Providence baseball's second straight title a rare feat

    Repeat state baseball championships happen, but not very often.What Providence Catholic accomplished ...
    June 14, 2015 - 4:42 pm
  • Tourney win brings title for Elmhurst Chiefs Squirt hockey team

    ELMHURST – A 5-3 win against the Homewood Flossmoor Vikings lifted the Elmhurst Chiefs Squirt Green team to the Northwest Hockey League Division III c ...
    June 14, 2015 - 3:57 pm
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