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Montini Catholic varsity baseball competes in Orlando

Montini Catholic varsity baseball competes in Orlando

For their third consecutive year, Montini Catholic’s varsity baseball team had the honor of representing the State of Illinois at Disney Baseball Spring Training at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida. The team traveled to Orlando over their Spring Break. “Highlights of our trip included competing in […]

 
 

York boys volleyball team wins T-F North tournamen

York boys volleyball team wins T-F North tournamen

Dukes 7-3 through first 10 matches. By Mike Miazga Correspondent It’s been all systems go thus far for the York boys volleyball team. The Dukes were off to a 7-3 overall start and won the Thornton-Fractional North tournament. “We’re much more balanced this year and due to numerous injuries, we’ve […]

 
 

What we did on spring break

What we did on spring break

Addison Trail softball team embarks on fun southern Illinois road trip. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Addison Trail softball team brought back a fun spring break story to tell. The Blazers embarked on an eventful spring-break trip to southern Illinois that ended up being loaded with activity on and off […]

 
 

Elmhurst sports photo captain for 4/13/17 issue Elm College tennis player Kathryn Wheeler

Elmhurst sports photo captain for 4/13/17 issue Elm College tennis player Kathryn Wheeler

courtesy photo Player of the week Elmhurst College tennis player Kathryn Wheeler was recently named the CCIW Women’s Tennis Player of the Week. Wheeler, who lives in Elmhurst and attended York H.S., was one of just 10 women tennis players who are honored this way each year within the CCIW […]

 
 

Willowbrook Sports Report

Willowbrook Sports Report

Willowbrook’s King wins indoor track 800 title Warriors softball team working hard to improve. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Willowbrook boys track team has some strong momentum on its side heading into the outdoor season. The Warriors closed out the indoor season at the West Suburban Conference Gold Division meet […]

 
 

Addison Trail boys volleyball team downs Hinsdale South

Addison Trail boys volleyball team downs Hinsdale South

Blazers boys track team ready for outdoor season. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Addison Trail boys volleyball team recorded a recent 25-21, 25-15 win over Hinsdale South in West Suburban Conference Gold Division play. The win upped Addison Trail to 3-2 overall and 1-0 in conference. One area of recent […]

 
 

York softball team defeats Metea Valley

York softball team defeats Metea Valley

Smith and Fuglsang belt home runs in win. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York softball team was a recent 8-6 winner over Metea Valley in non-conference play. The win pushed York to 5-0 on the season. The Dukes had 15 hits in the game and came back from a 5-2 […]

 
 

York baseball team now 8-1.

York baseball team now 8-1.

Dukes take 2 of 3 from Downers Grove North By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York baseball team went 3-1 last week, winning at a .750 clip to keep the early season momentum positive. The Dukes started the week with a 3-2 West Suburban Conference Silver Division loss to Downers Grove […]

 
 

Timothy Christian names Plaisier boys basketball coach

Timothy Christian names Plaisier boys basketball coach

Brings multiple years of high school experience to new position. By Mike Miazga Correspondent While Timothy Christian’s boys basketball coach is new to the program, his philosophy is not. Timothy Christian recently announced the hiring of Scott Plaisier as its new boys basketball coach. He replaces Jack LeGrand, the school’s […]

 
 

Timothy Christian boys track team making progress

Timothy Christian boys track team making progress

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Timothy Christian boys track coach John VanderKamp saw many positives at the recent Metro Suburban Conference indoor meet. VanderKamp was pleased with the performances in particular from Chris Brooks (7.3 in the 55 dash), Isaiah Whitaker (25.9 in the 200), Andrew Vogt (58.2 in the 400), […]