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  • Baseball state appearance a spring highlight for St. Francis

    WHEATON – With summer break in full swing, now is the time to reflect on a successful spring sports season at St. Francis. From a baseball state appea ...
    July 2, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Soccer success part of spring sports highlights for Wheaton North

    WHEATON – Before high school sports get started again in August and before the dog days of summer truly arrive, it’s time to look back at some of the ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Jacob Kurian state berth a highlight of West Chicago spring sports

    WEST CHICAGO – In a busy high school spring sports season, athletes from West Chicago and Wheaton Academy made their names known by having some strong ...
    July 2, 2015 - 9:13 pm
  • Wheaton Warrenville South spring highlights include all-state showings in gymnastics, track

    WHEATON – Whether on the track, on the tennis court or on gymnastics equipment, Wheaton Warrenville South enjoyed its share of success during the spri ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Chicago Red Stars to host Women's World Cup viewing party today

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Red Stars will help support the U.S. Soccer women's team with a viewing party near Lincoln Park Zoo today.
    June 30, 2015 - 9:22 am
  • Scott Darling's Stanley Cup experience: 'It's been unbelievable'

    LEMONT – The past year has been a whirlwind for Scott Darling after the Lemont native signed with the Chicago Blackhawks on July 1, 2014.
    June 30, 2015 - 10:08 am
  • Playoff changes have impact on West Chicago football

    Illinois high school football is taking a step back in time.A recommendation approved on June 15 by ...
    June 25, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Carol Stream, Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, West Chicago players comprise all-area baseball team

    Brett Albaugh School: Wheaton Academy Year: Senior Impact: Albaugh contributed in all facets of the ...
    June 25, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Wheaton North, St. Francis football on board with practice rules, playoff seeding

    Football is taking a step back in time with a recommendation approved on June 15 by the IHSA board of directors to seed Classes 7A and 8A from Nos. 1 ...
    June 24, 2015 - 10:40 am
  • Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, West Chicago players comprise all-area softball team

    The high school softball season is officially in the books as all the state trophies have been awarded. With the season in the rearview mirror, it’s t ...
    June 18, 2015 - 1:09 pm
  • St. Francis baseball rallies for third place finish

    JOLIET – Despite having to wait longer than expected, the St. Francis baseball team was able to end the 2015 season with a victory and the Class 3A th ...
    June 17, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • St. Francis plays Nazareth in 3A semifinal baseball: 5 photos

    St. Francis plays Nazareth Academy in a rain-delayed Class 3A baseball semifinal at Silver Cross Field in Joliet on Friday, June 12, 2015, losing 2-1. ...
    June 15, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • St. Francis baseball tops Morgan Park for third place in state

    JOLIET – An RBI groundout was the only blemish against Colin Wisted.The St. Francis junior worked th ...
    June 14, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • St. Francis baseball team falls short in state semifinal, to play for third place

    JOLIET – The St. Francis baseball team had the situation it wanted. Although down a run, the Spartans had runners on first and second with no outs, in ...
    June 12, 2015 - 5:33 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
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