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  • Michaela Hackbarth's state title, baseball conference perfection spring sports highlights for Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Sports success is nothing new for Downers Grove South, but this spring brought a whole new set of highlights. Before fall sports get s ...
    July 1, 2015 - 4:57 pm
  • Track, baseball success part of top 5 spring sports highlights for Downers Grove North

    DOWNERS GROVE – Summer break is in full swing and fall sports won’t start until August, which makes now the perfect time to look back at some spring s ...
    June 30, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • 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
  • Lisle native Frank Kaminsky drafted by Charlotte Hornets

    Former Benet Academy basketball player Frank Kaminsky was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the ninth overall pick June 25 in the first round of ...
    June 28, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Players from Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont comprise all-area baseball team

    The high school baseball 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 25, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Pro Jersey Sports serves up souvenirs for Blackhawks fans

    DOWNERS GROVE – Even after selling sports fan gear – hats, jerseys, T-shirts and more – for years, Dan Verven still is blown away by the tenacity of f ...
    June 24, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • All-area softball MVP Caroline Hedgcock 'phenomenal' for Downers Grove South

    DOWNERS GROVE – Caroline Hedgcock excels in all aspects of softball, but she definitely has one part of the game she enjoys best.
    June 17, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Lemont, Westmont players comprise all-area softball squad

    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 17, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • Superb season for Downers Grove South softball despite ending

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove South's softball team looked like its usual self for one inning.The Mu ...
    June 16, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • 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
  • Downers Grove South ends softball season in supersectional: 6 photos

    Despite a four run third inning Downers Grove South ends their softball season with a  5-4 loss to Marist in a 4A supersectional at Benedictine Univer ...
    June 10, 2015 - 5:56 pm
  • Downers Grove South softball struggles in supersectional

    LISLE – The offense for Downers Grove South's softball team was a force to be reckoned with all season.
    June 9, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Seniors set tone for Downers Grove North baseball

    ROMEOVILLE – The ledger will show a 12-2 loss to end the season for Downers Grove North baseball this season, but Brendan Shanahan will have other mem ...
    June 9, 2015 - 1:53 pm
  • Offense comes through as Downers Grove South softball wins sectional

    DOWNERS GROVE – Another great day for Kristin Lea, Caroline Hedgcock and the Downers Grove South softball team also produced payback. 
    June 9, 2015 - 10:05 am
  • Downers Grove South baseball plays tough, gets back to sectional final

    ROMEOVILLE - With only three full-time returning starters from its 2014 sectional championship team, Downers Grove South's baseball team had lots of w ...
    June 8, 2015 - 9:19 pm
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