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York summer tennis team continues league play

York summer tennis team continues league play

Dukes defeat Willowbrook and Oak Park Country Club. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York summer tennis team continued play in both the Trident League and the West Suburban Tennis League with four recent matches. In a recent Trident League contest, the Dukes were 7-5 winners over Willowbrook. York won 4-2 […]

 
 

Skalon takes over as York girls swimming coach

Skalon takes over as York girls swimming coach

Former Hoffman Estates High swimmer previously coached at Buffalo Grove High School. By Mike Miazga Correspondent New York girls swimming and diving coach Jeff Skalon is ready to hit the ground running. “I knew York had a great swimming program and a great aquatic program,” he said. “There’s a good […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep girls basketball team has successful summer

IC Catholic Prep girls basketball team has successful summer

Knights take second in Lisle summer league play. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The summer high-school basketball season isn’t about wins and losses. But when a team does well in a particular event, it opens the eye of its coach. And that’s exactly what happen with the IC Catholic Prep girls […]

 
 

Elmhurst American Legion baseball team concludes season

Elmhurst American Legion baseball team concludes season

Muddogs participate in division tournament; Finish summer with 13 wins By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Elmhurst American Legion Post 187 baseball team saw its season come to an end at the recent 2nd Division tournament hosted by Barrington. Post 187, which was the runner-up at the 11th District tournament and […]

 
 

Willowbrook baseball team puts a wrap on summer season

Willowbrook baseball team puts a wrap on summer season

Warriors won 11 games, evaluated talent for spring; 2018 captains named. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Willowbrook summer baseball team concluded its season with an 11-7 record. After receiving a first-round bye in the regional portion of the state summer tournament, the Warriors dropped a 3-1 decision to Oak Park-River […]

 
 

Addison Trail boys soccer teams rack up wins during summer league competition

Addison Trail boys soccer teams rack up wins during summer league competition

Blazers announce fall sports start dates. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Addison Trail boys soccer program accumulated quite the win total during the recent summer season. The Blazers’ varsity team finished summer league play with a 9-1 record. Addison Trail lost 1-0 to York in its final summer league team. […]

 
 

Fenton boys basketball team completes busy summer

Fenton boys basketball team completes busy summer

Coach Taft likes progress program is making. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Fenton boys basketball team made the most of its allotted summer contact days. The Bison hosted several events on Wednesday nights while also playing in shootouts at Montini, Ridgewood, Glenbard East and Maine East. “We played a lot […]

 
 

Dukes summer soccer

Dukes summer soccer

COURTESY PHOTO/The Elmhurst Independent The York varsity soccer team went 8-1-1 and won the summer league with thrilling victories over St. Ignatius in the semis (5-4 in penalty kicks after a 0-0 game) and then beating Addison Trail 1-0 for the championship.

 
 

York graduate Less qualifies for U.S. Amateur golf tournament

York graduate Less qualifies for U.S. Amateur golf tournament

Shoots 3-under 139 and wins four-way playoff to punch California ticket By Mike Miazga Correspondent Since concluding his run on the York boys golf team, success has continued to find Jordan Less. Following a strong freshman season at Northern Illinois University, Less recently qualified for the upcoming prestigious U.S. Amateur […]

 
 

Sunset for Dukes’ summer season

Sunset for Dukes’ summer season

CHRIS FOX PHOTOS/The Elmhurst Independent Senior Mike Patuovic is ready at first base against Glenbard West on Tuesday, July 11.           Jake Hadawi, a senior, pitches against the Hilltoppers. The Dukes lost 5-3 in extra innings to end the summer season.         Junior […]