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  • High school boys volleyball: Morton maturing as postseason approaches

    DOWNERS GROVE – Two years ago, Virgilio Rodriguez watched as his brother, Samuel, helped Morton’s boys volleyball team to the state quarterfinals.
    May 10, 2016 - 11:48 am
  • High school sports roundup: Morton musters solid finishes at conference girls track meet

    Nija Redmond (58.56 seconds in the 400-meter dash), Veronica Navarette (2:26.91 in the 800 run), Tyia Corbin (4 feet, 10 inches in high jump) and Mari ...
    May 9, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Lockport badminton coach Denise Hadley retiring after one more state appearance

    LOCKPORT – When girls badminton coach Denise Hadley started her career at Lockport, she might not have envisioned what it would become.
    May 9, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Lewis University's women's tennis advances to Midwest Regional finals

    ROMEOVILLE – Lewis University’s women’s tennis team is just one win away from pulling off a special accomplishment for the third time in five years.
    May 9, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • JJC baseball beats Rock Valley in 'if' game, earns regional bid

    JOLIET – The Joliet Junior College baseball team needed the “if” game, but the Wolves did indeed secure the Regional IV Division III Sectional Tournam ...
    May 9, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Sports: Carmel softball steps up to the place, Grant girls win track meet

    SOFTBALLCarmel 14, Benet Academy 5To say Carmel softball player Amanda Elert was in the zone May 5 i ...
    May 9, 2016 - 11:08 am
  • Chicago Red Stars top Boston, notch third straight 1-0 win

    ALLSTON, Mass. – The Chicago Red Stars earned their third consecutive 1-0 win in National Women's Soccer League action, topping the host Boston Breake ...
    May 9, 2016 - 9:42 am
  • Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Naperville sites of Chicago Bears summer camps

    The Chicago Bears will host a number of non-contact youth football camps in the western suburbs in June and July.
    May 6, 2016 - 8:30 pm
  • Elmhurst’s Terrafino gets Hall of Fame nod after successful stock car career

    ELMHURST – In his day, Mike Terrafino was a very competitive short-track race car driver.Yet it was ...
    May 6, 2016 - 7:59 pm
  • High school sports roundup: York's Charlie Kern takes title at track invite

    In a 24-team field at the Prospect track and field invite April 29, York’s Charlie Kern captured the title in the 800-meter run with a time of 1:55.53 ...
    May 6, 2016 - 2:49 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Glenbard East's Mikel, Hinton winners at track invite

    Patrick Mikel won the 400-meter dash in 49.37 seconds and Keegan Hinton captured the shot put title with a mark of 41 feet, 7 inches for Glenbard East ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • High school baseball: York dealing with dual identities

    ELMHURST – As the 2016 baseball season heads into the final stretch, York coach Dave Kalal has one big question about his squad.
    May 6, 2016 - 8:01 am
  • High school softball: Poise a positive in pitching circle for York's Lauren Wojcik

    ELMHURST – Lauren Wojcik never pitched a varsity inning before this spring, but her prowess in the pitching circle might fool many who didn’t know tha ...
    May 5, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Lemont High School athletes make college commitments

    LEMONT – April 28 was a big day for Zach Bertram, Rory Cunningham, Brandon Lewis, Jennifer Lorenz, Jessica Mathis, John Polk, Amanda Timm and Olivia W ...
    May 5, 2016 - 6:16 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Lively bats lead to better results for Hinsdale Central baseball

    ELMHURST – After struggling with the bats early in the season, Hinsdale Central’s baseball team seems to have come out of its slump.
    May 13, 2016 - 7:41 am
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