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  • Joliet Fire Department holds off police department in charity golf event

    JOLIET – The handicap is such that many of the matches over two days were not decided until the 17th or even 18th hole.
    June 11, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • York softball goes down swinging to end ‘amazing season’

    SKOKIE – York’s softball team came up short in its sectional final loss against Oak Park-River Forest, but the Dukes almost literally went out with a ...
    June 11, 2015 - 5:30 pm
  • Red Devils girls lacrosse finishes 2nd in state final

    EVANSTON – Hinsdale Central’s girls lacrosse team might not have been the favorite in the state championship match, but it gave the favorite quite a s ...
    June 11, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Lemont girls soccer grows close on run to state finals

    NAPERVILLE – Lemont’s girls soccer team had allowed only two goals against its past 19 Illinois opponents heading into a Class 2A state semifinal Jun ...
    June 11, 2015 - 3:03 pm
  • Lexi Pelafas provides scoring punch for Wheaton North soccer

    WHEATON – Ever since she began with the sport of soccer early in grade school, Lexi Pelafas had a desire to score goals.
    June 12, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Lemont baseball 'shocks the world' with run to sectional

    JOLIET – After dispatching a pair of highly-ranked teams to claim a regional title, the Lemont baseball team seemed to have all the momentum heading i ...
    June 11, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Fundraiser will help injured Benet football player Andrew Valadka

    LISLE – A spinal fracture injury in a football game during the 2014 season was an unforeseen event for Andrew Valadka.
    June 11, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Glen Ellyn, West Chicago, Wheaton athletes comprise all-area soccer team

    The girls soccer season is officially over after two state championship games on June 6 put and end to the campaign. Now is the perfect time to honor ...
    June 11, 2015 - 2:52 pm
  • Former York pitcher Hinchley drafted by White Sox

    Ryan Hinchley, a York graduate, was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the ninth round of the MLB Draft on June 9.
    June 11, 2015 - 1:03 pm
  • McHenry West alumnus designs Chicago Blackhawks shirt for Tampa Bay games

    McHENRY – When the Tampa Bay Lightning announced they were prohibiting Blackhawks gear in certain areas for the first game of the Stanley Cup Final, B ...
    June 11, 2015 - 1:19 pm
  • St. Francis hires boys and girls basketball coaches

    St. Francis High School announced on June 11 that Erin Dwyer was hired to take over the boys basketball program.
    June 11, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Hinsdale Central's Dannhausen-Brun has goal-scoring knack

    HINSDALE – Most high school athletes say there is a big jump between playing at the sophomore level and playing varsity.
    June 10, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont players comprise all-area soccer team

    The girls soccer season is officially over after two state championship games June 6 put and end to the campaign. Now is the perfect time to honor the ...
    June 10, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Charlie Donovan of Westmont High School taken in MLB Draft

    WESTMONT – Charlie Donovan was a well-known talent as a baseball player as a freshman at Westmont High School.
    June 10, 2015 - 4:42 pm
  • St. Francis softball sees solid season end vs. Kaneland

    LOMBARD – After dispatching of nemesis Glenbard South, the St. Francis softball team ran into a buzz saw in the form of Kaneland in the Class 3A Monti ...
    June 10, 2015 - 2:41 pm
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