Sports

Timothy Christian student-athletes sign college letters of intent.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Timothy Christian recently held its athletic signing day in its Brandsma Family Foundation Room in the upper level of the Ward Athletic Center. Eleven Timothy student-athletes are moving on to play in college, two of whom have scholarships at NCAA Division I and II schools. Jimmy […]

 
 

York’s Lauren Derkowski strikes out 17 in win against Lincoln-Way West. Dukes defeat Oak Park-River Forest in conference action

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   York softball pitcher Lauren Derkowski’s strikeout totals continue to grow. Derkowski struck out 17 in seven innings in York’s recent 10-6 non-conference win against Lincoln-Way West. In the non-conference win against Lincoln-Way West, York led 5-0 after two innings and 8-3 after three. Karnatz went […]

 
 

York girls track team making strides. Toussaint, Evans log fourth-place finishes in field events at Downers North

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   While the York girls track team has been limited by the poor weather this season in terms of competing in outdoor meets, coach Keegan Kilrea has seen no shortage of individual progress. “It’s hard to answer because it has been such a limited outdoor season,” […]

 
 

York’s Judge and Baker combine to throw five-inning no-hitter. Steinorth and Pastuovic homer in Dukes’ 10-0 win over Proviso East

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The York baseball team improved to 6-1 with a recent 10-0 victory against Proviso East in West Suburban Conference crossover action. In the five-inning contest that was stopped due to the 10-run rule, York pitchers Henry Judge and Carl Baker combined to throw a no-hitter. […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep softball team off to 9-0 start. Strong hitting and pitching propel Knights out of the gates

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   IC Catholic Prep softball coach Frank Reaber said his team has been playing “pretty well.” In the case of the Knights, “pretty well” must be code for “outstanding.” IC Catholic Prep was off to a perfect 9-0 start to the season thanks in part to […]

 
 

Allen’s efforts help Timothy Christian baseball team defeat Walther Christian. Marrera lauded for recent strong play

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   Jimmy Allen’s absence from the Timothy Christian baseball team turned out to be much briefer than anticipated. Allen suffered a broken nose during a game on the team’s recent spring training trip to Florida that was thought to have sidelined him for several weeks. Allen, […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep girls soccer team plays well against Wheaton Academy. Knights to open play in Pepsi Showdown this weekend

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   While the IC Catholic Prep girls soccer team lost its Metro Suburban Conference Blue Division opener to Wheaton Academy, coach Antonio Godinez took some positives out of the contest. The Knights dropped a 4-1 decision to Wheaton Academy. Bella Leslie scored IC Catholic Prep’s only […]

 
 

Timothy Christian baseball team travels to Florida. Trojans see varied competition from different states, close out trip with win

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The Timothy Christian baseball team ditched the bad Illinois weather for Florida over spring-break week. The Trojans went to the Disney World area where they played a variety of competition from different states. Timothy started the week with a 12-2 loss to Strong Rock Christian […]

 
 

Timothy Christian baseball team off to 4-0 start. Trojans enjoy myriad contributions out of gates

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Pitching and defense have been the Timothy Christian baseball team’s best friends at the start of the 2018 season. The Trojans jumped out to a hot 4-0 start thanks to strong pitching and equally deft fielding. “We’ve been pitching pretty well,” said veteran Timothy Christian coach […]

 
 

York baseball team wins first three games. Pitching depth a strength for Dukes

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The York baseball team led off the season with a 3-for-3 effort, scoring non-conference victories against Naperville Central, Glenbard East and Waubonsie Valley. York downed Naperville Central 7-5 and scored a 7-1 win at home against Glenbard East before coming from behind to defeat Waubonsie […]