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  • Montini girls finish third in Class 3A basketball

    NORMAL – After a setback in a state semifinal game, Montini's girls basketball team responded in the best way possible.
    March 8, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Benet girls bring home first basketball state tite

    NORMAL – The finale was fitting for Benet's girls basketball team. The Redwings had steamrolled over ...
    March 11, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • After Community Impact Report: Slammers say they generate revenue for Joliet

    JOLIET – The Slammers are making a profit at Silver Cross Field and so is the city of Joliet, the baseball team’s chief executive said last week.
    March 7, 2015 - 8:13 pm
  • RB holds off Oak Park rally to win regional

    FRANKLIN PARK – Free throws can be tense situations at the end of a game, but for Riverside Brookfield's Daniko Jackson they were no problem Friday ni ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Hinsdale Central tops Downers Grove North for boys hoops regional title

    DOWNERS GROVE – When Hinsdale Central's boys basketball team needed a boost, Matt Rafferty provided it.
    March 6, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Elmhurst's Joey Favia wins wrestling tournament title at Tulsa Nationals

    ELMHURST – Joey Favia would have had a hard time making weight after the Tulsa Nationals youth wrestling meet.
    March 6, 2015 - 2:17 pm
  • York boys set for rematch in regional final

    GLEN ELLYN – After winning regional titles each of the past two seasons, York senior Luke Libert isn’t ready to see the Dukes’ streak end.
    March 6, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Prep roundup: Knights boys fall in regional final

    BOYS BASKETBALL IC Catholic The Knights lost 41-40 against St. Edward on Feb. 27 in a Class 2 region ...
    March 6, 2015 - 6:00 am
  • Broncos girls hoops gets back to finals to defend state title

    CHICAGO – The Montini girls basketball team’s return to Redbird Arena wouldn’t have been possible without a trey-mendous sectional final shooting perf ...
    March 6, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Community pays respect to sports legend Gordie Gillespie

    JOLIET – It seemed everyone related to Joliet athletics – past and present – streamed Thursday into the New Covenant Community Church on Thursday to ...
    March 5, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • Prep roundup: Top-5 finishes buoy Hinsdale Central boys track

    Top-5 finishes from Dan Lillard (third, 52.28) and James Reilly (fifth, 53.03) in the 400-meter dash and a third-place time of 4:29.52 by Blake Everts ...
    March 6, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Lady Knights net trophy in return to state finals

    NORMAL – IC Catholic’s return trip to state didn’t produce any better results than it did last year.
    March 5, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • AT comes up short against Metea Valley

    HILLSIDE – A season that began with great promise ended with a thud for Addison Trail’s boys basketball team on Wednesday.
    March 5, 2015 - 2:10 pm
  • Setback doesn’t sour Willowbrook’s season

    DOWNERS GROVE – Willowbrook’s boys basketball team had no answer for Downers Grove North’s quick start Wednesday night.
    March 5, 2015 - 1:40 pm
  • Ives’ hot hand leads Hinsdale Central past South, into regional final

    DOWNERS GROVE – It didn’t take long for Thomas Ives to get into a groove. The Hinsdale Central senio ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:01 pm
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