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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), […]

 
 

Timothy Christian baseball team sweeps Walther Christia

Timothy Christian baseball team sweeps Walther Christia

Davidson’s four-hit game powers Trojans; Schiff steals home in South Carolina game. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian baseball team started the Metro Suburban Conference Red Division portion of its schedule on the right foot by sweeping a two-game series from Walther Christian. In an 8-3 win over Walther […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep baseball team wins pair of games

IC Catholic Prep baseball team wins pair of games

Knights’ girls soccer team victorious against Montini. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep baseball team returned from its spring trip to South Carolina and fared well in a recent three-game stretch. The Knights opened last week with a 9-3 Metro Suburban Conference Blue Division win against Fenton. IC […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep’s Tyrrell earns coach of the year honor

IC Catholic Prep’s Tyrrell earns coach of the year honor

Will be honored at upcoming IBCA Hall of Fame banquet. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The accolades continue to pile up for the IC Catholic Prep boys basketball team. Knights coach TJ Tyrrell recently was selected the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association coach of the year for District 7. Tyrrell directed IC […]