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  • Former St. Francis standout Kelsey Robinson ready for shot at Olympic gold

    The irony is not lost on Kelsey Robinson.The former St. Francis volleyball star never won a state ti ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 4:07 pm
  • York High School announces retirement of legendary coach Joe Newton

    ELMHURST – After 20 national championships and 28 state titles, legendary York High School cross country coach Joe Newton is relinquishing his full-ti ...
    Aug. 4, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • DuPage Drones, DuPage County Hounds offer summer league baseball options for collegiate players, fans

    Jake Schieber and Sean Frontzak were looking for a place to play some highly competitive baseball this summer.
    Aug. 3, 2016 - 1:51 pm
  • Red Stars continue undefeated home streak after defeating FC Kansas City 1-0

    CHICAGO – The Battle of the Midwest was just that as the Chicago Red Stars battled to a 1-0 victory against the reigning National Women’s Soccer Leagu ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 1:58 pm
  • Local rivals become teammates in Midwest Baseball Classic

    JOLIET – The Midwest Classic Baseball Tournament last week at Plainfield South had teams from six states – Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Mis ...
    July 30, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • High school football: Summer camp an important building block for York, Montini football

    Friday, Aug. 26, is the kickoff of the 2016 season. It will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 29, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • High school football: Lemont joins other teams by using summer to prep for season

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football team they root for.
    July 28, 2016 - 6:46 pm
  • Darien Hornets 16U softball tryouts start Aug. 3

    DARIEN – Tryouts for the 2016-17 16U Darien Hornets travel softball team will start on Aug. 3.All tr ...
    July 28, 2016 - 1:51 pm
  • High school football: Summer the unofficial start of season for Glenbard South, Wheaton North, Wheaton Warrenville South

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 28, 2016 - 7:11 pm
  • High school football: Summer camps a key time as teams prepare for season

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 27, 2016 - 12:48 pm
  • High school football: Lyons Township, teams from across Illinois prep for season during summer camp

    Friday, Aug. 26, will be the first time most fans get a look at the high school football teams they root for.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Kayla Morrissey racks up accolades with Grinnell softball

    Kayla Morrissey had plenty of success on and off the softball field as a freshman at Grinnell College (Iowa) in 2015.
    July 26, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • Philadelphia Flyers, Ohio State joining Tanner Laczynski's whirwind hockey world

    SHOREWOOD – Tanner Laczynski scores his share of goals, but there is nothing selfish about the way he plays hockey.
    July 23, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland 12U baseball team takes KCBL division title

    The 12U Kaneland Knights travel baseball team recently finished its Kane County Bronco League season with a first-place finish in the Silver Central d ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Felice Herrig, who trains in Crystal Lake, ready for return to UFC action Saturday in Chicago

    After years of climbing the ranks, winning professional kickboxing titles and fighting with various MMA promoters, the pace of Felice Herrig’s breakth ...
    July 22, 2016 - 12:38 am
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