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Willowbrook boys basketball team goes 3-1 at Glenbard West tournament

Willowbrook boys basketball team goes 3-1 at Glenbard West tournament

Schuemer, Myers named to all-tournament team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Willowbrook boys basketball team wrapped up the 2017 portion of its schedule by going 3-1 at the Glenbard West tournament. The Warriors lost to host Glenbard West by two points in the championship game. “Glenbard West has a pretty […]

 
 

Things looking up for IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team

Things looking up for IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team

Knights coming off holiday tournament victory. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team has momentum on its side heading into the new year. The Knights closed out 2017 by winning the IC Catholic Prep-Westmont tournament with a 4-0 record. “We did a really nice job of […]

 
 

Cheng scores 23 for IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team, York girls basketball team opens new year against Nazareth.

Cheng scores 23 for IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team, York girls basketball team opens new year against Nazareth.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team opened 2018 with a non-conference nail-biter on the road against Chicago St. Patrick. St. Pat’s was a 43-41 winner when a St. Pat’s player hit the game-winning shot with 1.1 seconds left to play. The loss dropped IC Catholic […]

 
 

Timothy Christian boys basketball team ready for second half of season

Timothy Christian boys basketball team ready for second half of season

Trojans faced strong competition at the York Jack Tosh Holiday Classic. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Timothy Christian boys basketball coach Scott Plasier knew his squad would face stern competition at the recent York Jack Tosh Holiday Classic. His prediction proved true. The Trojans won their first game at York and […]

 
 

Timothy Christian girls basketball team ready for second half of season

Timothy Christian girls basketball team ready for second half of season

Strube named all-tournament at Lisle; Trojans return from Dominican Republic this week. By Mike Miazga Correspondent After playing in the Lisle holiday tournament, the Timothy Christian girls basketball team headed to the Dominican Republic as part of the school’s annual Renew initiative. During its time in the Dominican Republic (the […]

 
 

All tourney team

All tourney team

COURTESY PHOTO/Elmhurst Independent Timothy Christian’s Jordyn Strube was named to the Lisle all-tournament team over the holidays. Strube had 23 points (5 three-pointers), four rebounds and five steals in the team’s win against Addison Trail and also had 14 points (three 3-pointers), four assists and eight rebounds in a one-point […]

 
 

York boys basketball team ready for second half of season

York boys basketball team ready for second half of season

Dukes coach Doran happy with team’s performance at Tosh Holiday Classic. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Looking back at the recently completed Jack Tosh Holiday Classic at York, Dukes coach Vince Doran gave it a big thumbs up for his team. “We had a real good tournament,” he said. “We picked […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

Angelo Martucci York Boys Basketball Martucci was cited for strong play by York coach Vince Doran at the recent York Jack Tosh Holiday Classic. In the four games where York went 3-1 in the 32-team field, Martucci had 31 points, 14 rebounds, 15 assists and seven steals.

 
 

Elmhurst Community Calendar

Elmhurst Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed… Friday, Jan. 12 — ECPA presents “Broadway in Elmhurst” At 7:30 p.m., theElmhurst Centre for Performing Arts (ECPA) will host “Broadway in Elmhurst” at Timothy Christian School Auditorium, featuring performers with Elmhurst roots. Tickets are $20 for adults in […]

 
 

Brewpoint Coffee named A.J. “Toche” Terrones Business Of The Year

Brewpoint Coffee named A.J. “Toche” Terrones Business Of The Year

To be honored at upcoming Awards Gala Brewpoint Coffee, now with three locations in Elmhurst, will receive the A.J. “Toche” Terrones Business of the Year Award for 2017 at the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s 99th Annual Awards Gala held at The Drake Oak Brook Hotel in Oak Brook […]