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  • Johnson roars to smoking start at St. Charles Junior Tournament

    ST. CHARLES – Recreational rounds resumed at Pottawatomie Golf Course Wednesday morning shortly after the last of 23 players boomed their opening tee ...
    July 16, 2014 - 9:51 pm
  • Crystal Lake South advances in Phil Lawler Classic

    ST. CHARLES – Senior John Constantino singled to left field for the game-winning hit, scoring Collin Chubb in the eighth inning of a 3-2 Crystal Lake ...
    July 16, 2014 - 8:40 pm
  • Bolingbrook's Justin Kovalsky an all-star in college summer league debut

    Even as a lifelong baseball player, Justin Kovalsky is still recording career firsts on the diamond.
    July 16, 2014 - 7:04 pm
  • Ryan Van Volkenburg makes most of playing time in summer ball

    Ryan Van Volkenburg is just like any other baseball player – he just wants to play. He's getting an ...
    July 16, 2014 - 5:49 pm
  • Local products Alfini, Kopach playing ball for DuPage Co. Hounds

    In the past, Nick Alfini and Connor Kopach were foes when they met on the baseball field. Alfini pit ...
    July 16, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Senior divisions close after day one of MCJGA Junior Amateur

    After the first day of competition at the Billy Vahldieck McHenry County Junior Amateur, there’s one thing for certain when it comes to the senior div ...
    July 16, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • Hinsdale South advances to summer baseball semifinal: 5 photos

    Hinsdale South wins their summer baseball state quarter final 9-2 over Naperville Central on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. They play Downers Grove North on ...
    July 18, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • Elmhurst native Fred Lorenzen to be honored for NASCAR Hall of Fame induction

    ELMHURST – After five years of rallying votes, Elmhurst's own Fearless Freddie Lorenzen has been inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
    July 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Darlington a key in Ivlow’s dream staff

    During the Bolingbook 7-on-7 Passing League last week, John Ivlow said the hardest thing for Dan Darlington in his new position as the Raiders’ offens ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:29 pm
  • Ehrsam pitches JCA into regional semifinal

    LOCKPORT – During the spring season, right-hander Danny Ehrsam was among Joliet Catholic coach Jared Voss' first options out of the bullpen.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • Semifinals on tap in Lockport Regional

    LOCKPORT – Semifinals are scheduled Wednesday afternoon at Ed Flink Field in the Lockport Regional of the Phil Lawler Classic summer baseball tourname ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Geneva's Temple works toward promising senior year

    The Geneva football team averaged more than 35 points a game in 2013, and receiver Pace Temple was in the middle of much of the chain-moving.
    July 15, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • St. Charles East baseball stays alive with win over Geneva

    ST. CHARLES – This time of year, high school baseball coaches are generally willing to accentuate the good plays and chalk up the bad ones as learning ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Batavia holds off Kaneland baseball to advance in summer playoffs

    MAPLE PARK – The looming threat of rainy skies contributed to the late-inning drama between the Kaneland and Batavia baseball teams during the second ...
    July 15, 2014 - 10:16 pm
  • Schwab: Newbill leaves robust legacy at Geneva

    Bill Koehn played baseball under Jim Newbill at Geneva High School, and later became an assistant baseball coach and assistant athletic director under ...
    July 15, 2014 - 9:19 pm
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