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Timothy Christian boys basketball team opens new arena with wi

Timothy Christian boys basketball team opens new arena with wi

Trojans move to 4-1; Thomas pours in 22 points. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Grand openings should have happy endings. In the case of the Timothy Christian boys basketball team, there most certainly was a happy ending. The Trojans were 60-57 winners against Chicago Christian in a Metro Suburban Conference Red […]

 
 

Timothy Christian girls basketball team defeats Chicago Christian

IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team downs Lisle. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian girls basketball team went 1-2 during a recent three-game stretch with the team’s victory having extra-special meaning. The Trojans defeated Chicago Christian in a Metro Suburban Conference Red Division game that was part of the […]

 
 

The score of a lifetime

The score of a lifetime

George Bosman and Ken Huizinga have been the official basketball scorekeepers at Timothy Christian for 50 years. By Mike Miazga Correspondent In most cases, long-term labors of love start out of necessity. Retired Timothy Christian teachers George Bosman and Ken Huizinga fall into that category. Bosman and Huizinga are celebrating […]

 
 

York boys basketball team off to strong start

York boys basketball team off to strong start

Dukes 5-1 overall to start season By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys basketball team moved to 5-1 overall after opening West Suburban Conference Silver Division action with a 61-37 win against Glenbard West and then defeating East Aurora 60-52 in non-conference play. Earlier, the Dukes advanced to the Palatine […]

 
 

Team chemistry a key for York girls bowling team

Team chemistry a key for York girls bowling team

Conference-champion Gould returns for Dukes. By Mike Miazga Correspondent On any sports team, chemistry can mean the difference between a good season and a not-so-good one. In terms of the York girls bowling team, coach Katie Turnbull is fired up about her team’s chemistry as it heads into the 2017-2018 […]

 
 

York wrestlers primed for continued improvement

York wrestlers primed for continued improvement

Dukes return 26-match winner Gutierrez. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York wrestling team is young this season, but that’s OK with coach Mike DiNovo. “We’re a young team, but the guys are ‘coachable’ and they work hard,” the second-year head coach said. York is coming off a 2016-2017 season where […]

 
 

York High Shool Player of the Week

York High Shool Player of the Week

Caylin Rufus and Matty Stark York Girls Basketball Rufus scored 21 points and Stark added 13 points, including three 3-pointers to help the York girls basketball team record a 53-38 West Suburban Conference Silver Division win against Lyons Township.

 
 

Hustle play

Hustle play

CHRIS FOX PHOTO Elmhurst Independent York freshman Jeff Grace gets in front of a Glenbard West defender during the Dukes 61-37 WSC Silver Conference home victory over the Hilltoppers on Friday, Dec. 1.

 
 

IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team third at Manteno-Coal City

IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team third at Manteno-Coal City

Cheng scores 26 points in game against Manteno. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team kicked off the season by going 3-1 and taking third-place at the Manteno/Coal City tournament. The Knights opened play with a 59-43 win over Peotone. IC Catholic Prep led 14-10 after […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep football team repeats as state champions

IC Catholic Prep football team repeats as state champions

Knights win program’s fourth state title; Eatman runs for 237 yards, 4 TDs By Mike Miazga Correspondent The title defense is complete. IC Catholic Prep’s football team made it two Class 3A state titles in a row with a 35-0 shutout of Pleasant Plains in the 3A championship game at […]