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Addison Trail boys basketball team concludes successful season

Addison Trail boys basketball team concludes successful season

Blazers advanced to regional title game; Williams named all-conference. By Mike Miazga Correspondent When it was all said and done, the Addison Trail boys basketball team had itself a successful 2016-2017 season. The Blazers went 18-12 overall and advanced to a Class 4A regional-championship game. In the playoffs, Addison Trail […]

 
 

Elmhurst native Bieterman headed to Southern Illinois University

Elmhurst native Bieterman headed to Southern Illinois University

High-school senior plays for brother and former York player at ACC. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Elmhurst native Michael Bieterman’s college baseball selection came into focus rather quickly. Bieterman, who played his freshman season at Timothy Christian and now is a senior catcher on the Aurora Central Catholic High School team, […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Sutton competes in state 3-point shooting finals

IC Catholic Prep’s Sutton competes in state 3-point shooting finals

Rowell wins long jump for Knights’ indoor track team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep senior boys basketball player Matt Sutton recently competed in the Class 2A state 3-point shooting finals held at Peoria’s Carver Arena. Sutton made seven 3-pointers in preliminary round Group 2 and did not advance […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Sutton competes in state 3-point shooting finals

IC Catholic Prep’s Sutton competes in state 3-point shooting finals

Rowell wins long jump for Knights’ indoor track team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent IC Catholic Prep senior boys basketball player Matt Sutton recently competed in the Class 2A state 3-point shooting finals held at Peoria’s Carver Arena. Sutton made seven 3-pointers in preliminary round Group 2 and did not advance […]

 
 

York graduate Sullivan competes in NCAA Division II swimming finals

York graduate Sullivan competes in NCAA Division II swimming finals

Swam in three individual events and three relays in Birmingham. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York graduate Shannon Sullivan had plenty of success at the high-school level as a three-time state qualifier. She’s continued that at the collegiate level. Sullivan, a senior at Lewis University in Romeoville, swam in the recent […]

 
 

York boys lacrosse team hard at work

York boys lacrosse team hard at work

Dukes graduated nine of 10 starters from last year’s conference-championship team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys lacrosse team will have a new look. Sort of. While the Dukes graduated nine of 10 starters from last year’s team that went 15-6 overall and won the West Suburban Conference with […]

 
 

Fenton Sports Report

Fenton Sports Report

Fenton boys basketball team loses in regional quarterfinals Sanchez advances in state 3-point shooting contest. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Fenton boys basketball team saw its season come to a conclusion after a 59-55 loss to Chicago Prosser in the quarterfinals of the Class 4A Fenton regional in Bensenville. Oak […]

 
 

Finishing on a high note

Finishing on a high note

Senior Alex Marlott ends his York swimming career at the state meet. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York senior boys swimmer Alex Marlott identified something that needed work. And then he took action. “Last year I was one second shy of state,” he said. “I needed to get my walls better […]

 
 

Sudden impact

Sudden impact

York freshman Kosanovich qualifies for state swimming finals. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York freshman boys swimmer Branko Kosanovich wasted no time this season making his presence felt. Kosanovich qualified for the boys state finals meet in the butterfly where he took 33rd in the state with a time of 52.41. […]

 
 

Elmhurst resident LoPiano heading to NCAA swimming nationals

Elmhurst resident LoPiano heading to NCAA swimming nationals

Qualified in 500, 1,650 and 800 free relay. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Elmhurst resident Cara LoPiano is finishing off her collegiate swimming career in grand fashion. LoPiano, a senior at the University of Chicago who attended York and graduated from Hinsdale Central, qualified for three events at the upcoming NCAA […]