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York boys basketball team splits pair of playoff games

York boys basketball team splits pair of playoff games

Dukes place two on all-conference and all-academic teams. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys basketball team concluded its season with a win and a loss in the playoffs. York opened play in its own Class 4A York regional with a 50-47 win over Naperville Central. In that game Jordan […]

 
 

Timothy Christian boys basketball team enjoys strong season

Timothy Christian boys basketball team enjoys strong season

Trojans won 17 games; Orange, Davidson earn all-conference accolades. By Mike Miazga Correspondent While the end result wasn’t what it wanted, the Timothy Christian boys basketball team can hang its hat on another strong season. The Trojans went 17-11 overall and finished second in the Metro Suburban Conference Red Division […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team loses in sectionals

IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team loses in sectionals

Knights enjoy another outstanding season; Sutton headed to state 3-point shooting finals. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team ran into a tough Chicago Orr team and dropped a 66-44 decision in the semifinals of the recent Class 2A Guerin Prep sectional in River Grove. Orr […]

 
 

Willowbrook boys basketball team loses to Addison Trail in playoffs

Zafar, Masys advance in 3-point shooting contest. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Willowbrook boys basketball team was upset by District 88 neighbor Addison Trail in the semifinals of the Class 4A Batavia regional. Willowbrook came into the regional as the No. 5 seed in the Hinsdale Central sectional. Addison Trail […]

 
 

Addison Trail boys basketball team reaches regional title game

Addison Trail boys basketball team reaches regional title game

Blazers defeat Willowbrook in regional semifinals. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Addison Trail boys basketball team engineered a strong playoff run recently. The Blazers advanced to the Class 4A Batavia regional championship where it lost 71-51 to Naperville North. Addison Trail was the No. 12 seed in the Hinsdale Central […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep vs. Timothy Christian: Regional championship showdown

IC Catholic Prep vs. Timothy Christian: Regional championship showdown
 
 

Greatness in and out of the pool

Greatness in and out of the pool

York senior Flanagan Waldherr excels at both academics and swimming. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York senior Flanagan Waldherr ended his high-school swimming career on a high note. Waldherr qualified for the boys state swimming finals in the 500 freestyle for a second year in a row. Waldherr finished 18th in […]

 
 

Junior Alex Meurer gets by a Trojans defender in the championship contest.

Junior Alex Meurer gets by a Trojans defender in the championship contest.
 
 

Elite club

Elite club

Timothy Christian senior Joey Davidson ranks ninth all-time on the school’s scoring list. Name Grad. Year Career Points Bob Smith 1988 1,748 Bruce VanderSchaaf 1975 1,416 Connor Vanderbrug 2014 1,254 Danny Leach 2013 1,219 George Huisman 1969 1,170 Jeff Heerdt 1980 1,151 Dave Deters 1996 1,062 John Huisman 1967 1,060 […]

 
 

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic junior, Nicole LaMantia, received a warm welcome from her high school peers upon her return to the U.S. from the Czech Republic earlier this year with a gold medal in hand. Nicole, who has been playing hockey since the ripe age of three, was selected as a member […]