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  • High school sports roundup: Wheaton North rallies for softball win vs. Wheaton Warrenville South

    Wheaton North’s softball team had the answer after rival Wheaton Warrenville South jumped out to a big early lead.
    April 14, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • High school sports roundup: Three individual titles part of team win for Glenbard West gymnastics

    Paul Bonokollie, Timmy Le and Frankie Pham were all individual winners as Glenbard West’s boys gymnastics team took home the title at Hinsdale Central ...
    April 13, 2016 - 8:01 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: St. Francis taking steps in right direction

    LOMBARD – While many high school volleyball teams have rosters loaded with people who play club volleyball year-round, St. Francis has guys like Timmy ...
    April 13, 2016 - 6:55 pm
  • High school baseball: Glenbard West comes up short in Silver conference debut

    ELMHURST – After an unwanted week off because of bad weather, Glenbard West and York employed contrasting strategies when they met April 11 in a West ...
    April 13, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • High school baseball: Shaky defense costs Wheaton Warrenville South, Wheaton North notches nonconference win

    WHEATON – Wheaton Warrenville South has a young baseball team this season.As with any young team the ...
    April 13, 2016 - 3:57 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Downers Grove South's Dixon-Tucker, Hackbarth power girls track at invite

    Downers Grove South’s Shaliyah Dixon-Tucker won three races on her own and anchored a winning relay, and Michaela Hackbarth set a new meet record whil ...
    April 13, 2016 - 2:08 pm
  • High school boys volleyball: Paulie Bischoff, Glenbard West dominate for tourney title

    LOMBARD – There are a lot of new faces on the Glenbard West boys volleyball team this spring, but the expectations haven’t changed.
    April 13, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • High school sports roundup: Overtime goal secures win for Westmont girls soccer

    Lily Lalonde scored early in the game on a feed from Kerry Slaga, and Julia Siroky found the back of the net late in overtime as Westmont’s girls socc ...
    April 13, 2016 - 6:30 am
  • High school boys volleyball: Downers Grove South makes most of tough tournament

    LOMBARD – Patrick Leahy would like to play college volleyball, but the Downers Grove South setter admits he doesn’t have the height.
    April 12, 2016 - 7:45 pm
  • High school baseball: Lyons Township wins big in return to field

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Some small cooperation from the weather produced a big breakout for Lyons Township’s baseball team on April 11.
    April 12, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • High school girls soccer: For Riverside Brookfield tough tests part of plan

    DOWNERS GROVE – Riverside Brookfield goalkeeper Karli Rivera was looking for a little action April 8.
    April 12, 2016 - 3:40 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Young players help Downers Grove North get off to solid start

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove North girls soccer coach Bob Calder has learned an important fact about his team in the early going.
    April 13, 2016 - 6:43 am
  • High school baseball: Morton gets back in swing after long layoff

    BERWYN – It was almost as if Fernando Adame was making his season debut all over again.When the Mort ...
    April 12, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Chicago Red Stars announce 2016 roster

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars announced their regular season roster for the 2016 National Women’s Soccer League season on April 11. 
    April 11, 2016 - 1:26 pm
  • West Chicago's Tyler Sesvold earns spot at USA Swimming Olympic trials

    ORLANDO, Fla. – A strong showing at the Illinois High School Association state swimming meet in February was just the beginning for Tyler Sesvold.
    April 10, 2016 - 2:21 pm
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