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  • Christen Press goal leads Chicago Red Stars against Washington Spirit

    GERMANTOWN, Md. – The National Women's Soccer League-leading Chicago Red Stars nearly handed third-place Washington Spirit its first home defeat of th ...
    July 27, 2015 - 2:15 pm
  • Red Stars strike late for win against Boston Breakers

    BOSTON – The Chicago Red Stars maintained their first place ranking in the National Women's Soccer League table on July 22 earning three points on the ...
    July 23, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Blazers 14U softball team bounces back for tournament title

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Rebels softball tournament got off to a rocky start for the 14U Blazers Fastpitch team.
    July 23, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Red Stars fans welcome home World Cup heroes

    LISLE – A whirlwind for four members of the U.S. Soccer Women’s National Team continued July 18.The ...
    July 23, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Local soccer players help Chicago Fire Academy win national championship

    The Chicago Fire Academy's U-17/18 team won the 2014-15 U.S. Soccer Development Academy national championship with a 3-1 victory over Real Salt Lake- ...
    July 22, 2015 - 1:17 pm
  • Chicago Red Stars look to maintain momentum of Women's World Cup win

    LISLE – The United States returned to the pinnacle of women’s soccer by winning the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Vancouver earlier in July.
    July 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Nazareth baseball stays competitive in summer despite depleted ranks

    RIVER FOREST – Next year, Nazareth baseball will play in Class 4A for the postseason, but the Roadrunners didn’t have to wait that long to get an earl ...
    July 20, 2015 - 4:49 pm
  • Nazareth baseball falls to OPRF in Lawler Classic regional final

    RIVER FOREST – Next year Nazareth baseball will play in Class 4A for the postseason, and the Roadrunners got an early taste of what that competition w ...
    July 16, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Nazareth tops Rams to advance to Lawler Classic regional final, LT bounced by OPRF

    RIVER FOREST – Winning isn't the priority of summer baseball, but once the Phil Lawler Classic kicks off, that starts to change.
    July 15, 2015 - 7:40 pm
  • Lyons Township baseball focuses on little things during summer season

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Summer baseball isn't about wins and losses, it's about learning the way varsity baseball is meant to be played.
    July 15, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Rep. Jim Durkin's office collecting children's clothing for back to school drive

    BURR RIDGE – The office of State Rep. Jim Durkin, R-Burr Ridge, will hold a back to school clothing drive July 13 to Aug. 10.
    July 13, 2015 - 5:50 am
  • Football seeding, other playoff changes pleasing to coaches

    The IHSA announced some rule changes that will affect the organization of postseason play in team sports, including a new way to seed teams in the foo ...
    July 8, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Summer camps, competitions help Morton, LT, RB, Naz football build toward season

    Summer football is all about gearing up for the fall season in terms of fitness, practice and mental preparation, and local teams are hard at work.
    July 7, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Deep postseason runs highlights for Nazareth spring sports

    School is out for the summer, but before looking ahead to the fall sports season starting in August it’s time to take one more look back at the best o ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • La Grange sled hockey gold medalist Josh Misiewicz part of golf outing fundraiser

    LA GRANGE – Lance Cpl. Josh Misiewicz was a key member of the 2015 U.S. National Sled Hockey Team.Th ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:04 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
  • State titles part of top 7 LT spring highlights

    The school year is finished, but before looking ahead to the high school fall sports season in August, it’s time to take one more look back at Lyons T ...
    June 30, 2015 - 6:30 am
  • Former Nazareth pitcher Ryan Powers makes pro debut with White Sox affiliate

    Nazareth Academy graduate and La Grange native Ryan Powers has started his professional baseball career, and got to do it in the Chicago White Sox org ...
    June 30, 2015 - 5:30 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
  • La Grange's Kowalski wins USTA Midwest championships, Hinsdale's Joyce runner-up

    Fresh off winning his second state title during the boys high school season this spring, Martin Joyce made a deep run in a major junior tournament.
    June 29, 2015 - 11:54 am
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