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York summer tennis team wins 17U West Suburban title

York summer tennis team wins 17U West Suburban title

Condon, Julian win No. 2 doubles championship. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York summer tennis team wrapped up its 2017 summer season as champions. The Dukes won the 17U division West Suburban Summer Tennis League title at the recent conference tournament. York had one doubles conference champion in the No. […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

Jack Condon and Charlie Julian York Summer Tennis Condon and Julian won the West Suburban Summer Tennis League No. 2 doubles title in the 17U division. Their efforts helped York win the conference tournament title at 17U.

 
 

Ringing in the championship

Ringing in the championship

COURTESY PHOTO/The Elmhurst Independent Elmhurst Electric 12U Navy team shortstop PJ Abraham, Pitcher Mason Belfanz and Head Coach Rob Belfanz show off their ‘Game Day USA All Star MVP Weekend’ championship rings. The team played in Glen Ellyn over the July 29-30 weekend, besting teams from across the country to […]

 
 

Elmhurst swim team successful at regionals

Elmhurst swim team successful at regionals

First time in 26 years as host pool The Elmhurst Swim Team (EST) was selected for the first time in it’s 26 years as 1 of 6 sites to host the 2017 Summer Regional Swim Championships. EST co-hosted with the West Chicago Sharks swim team on July 21-23rd at the […]

 
 

Courts Plus tennis teams  are top finishers at USTA Junior Team Championships

Courts Plus tennis teams  are top finishers at USTA Junior Team Championships

Three young teams finish in top 4 in their age divisions   Three teams from Courts Plus finished strong in their respective age divisions at the 2017 USTA Junior Team Tennis Midwest Section Championships on July 29-30 in Indianapolis. More than 300 tennis players representing over 50 different teams from […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

Lauren Fonorow Micki Neidigh-Noelle Pedote Claire Converse-Clare Hewitt Simon Krukowski-Vincenzo Bono York Summer Tennis Team Fonorow and the doubles teams of Neidigh-Pedote, Converse-Hewitt and Krukowski-Bono each won conference titles at the recent Trident League tournament. Fonorow won the 17U girls No. 2 singles title. Neidigh-Pedote won the No. 2 doubles […]

 
 

York summer tennis team crowns four conference champions

York summer tennis team crowns four conference champions

Dukes had a total of eight medalists at Trident League final. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York summer tennis team wrapped up play in the Trident League in grand fashion. The Dukes had four conference champions and four other flights earned conference medals. In the Trident League there are four […]

 
 

York names Collings new girls basketball coach

York names Collings new girls basketball coach

Previously coached in Willowbrook program. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York recently announced Brandon Collings has been hired as the school’s new girls basketball coach. Collings replaces Maggie Ely who coached the team for a year. Collings is York’s third girls basketball coach in as many years. “The people I have […]

 
 

Timothy Christian girls basketball team makes good summer progress

Timothy Christian girls basketball team makes good summer progress

Trojans won five games at the Lisle summer league. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Since Timothy Christian girls basketball coach Michele Stube took over the program, it has won an increasing number of games each summer in the Lisle summer league. This season was no exception. Timothy went 5-6 at Lisle […]

 
 

Elmhurst American Legion team announces award recipients

Elmhurst American Legion team announces award recipients

Team to field a 17U team as well in 2018. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Elmhurst American Legion Post 187 baseball team recently announced its postseason awards. Individual award winners were honored during the team’s banquet in late July at the Post 187 American Legion hall in Elmhurst. Tim Beecroft […]