Sports

Battery power Zastrow, Gifford lead way for Timothy Christian softball team.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian softball team is in good hands between the pitching circle and home plate. The Trojans, coming off a 2015 year where it went 6-20 and 2-10 in Metro Suburban Conference East Division play, returns the battery of junior catcher Hope Zastrow and junior […]

 
 

York girls track team competes at Fonzino Invite

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls track team finished fifth at its own recent Fonzino Invitational recently. Downers Grove North won the meet. York won the 3,200 relay with a time of 9:49.9. Elizabeth Hagstrom took second in the 3,200 with a time of 11:20.0. Sophia Kilgast was sixth […]

 
 

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York’s Barabolak places 11th in state diving finals Timothy’s Evenhouse advances in state 3-point shooting contest. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York junior Peter Barabolak made the most out of his recent trip to Evanston. Barabolak finished 11th at the boys’ state diving finals held at Evanston Township High School. Barabolak […]

 
 

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Timothy Christian boys basketball team defeats Walther Christian York girls basketball team competes in regional action. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian boys basketball team recently closed out the regular season with a 56-49 win over Walther Christian in Metro Suburban Conference East Division play. The win moved the […]

 
 

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York’s Helton, ICCP’s Bianchini, Guinan win wrestling regional titles Dukes’ boys basketball team splits pair of recent games. By Mike Miazga Correspondent York senior wrestler Tommy Helton won the 285-pound championship at the recent Class 3A Glenbard West regional. Helton won the title with a 1-0 victory over Glenbard West’s […]

 
 

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York’s Helton records 100th career wrestling win IC Catholic Prep girls basketball team defeats Fenton. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York wrestling team recently scored dual wins against Hinsdale South and Round Lake and lost to Hinsdale Central and Stevenson. During that stretch senior heavyweight wrestler Tommy Helton recorded his […]

 
 

Elmhurst College men’s basketball team ranked second in nation

Elmhurst College men’s basketball team ranked second in nation

Defense, rebounding propel Bluejays to great start By Mike Miazga Correspondent Basketball teams that play stellar defense give themselves a chance. Teams that play stellar defense and also get it done in the rebounding department give themselves an even greater chance. The Elmhurst College men’s basketball team fits into that […]

 
 

York girls basketball team in midst of busy stretch

  Dukes lost to recent close games to Glenbard East and Downers North. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls basketball team’s 9-8 record through its first 17 games doesn’t tell the entire story. Of the Dukes’ nine losses, eight have been by seven or fewer points and four have […]

 
 

York girls basketball team goes 4-1 at Riverside-Brookfield

  Dukes hold opponents to 40 points or lower in all five games. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Defense was the name of the game for the York girls basketball team at the recent Riverside-Brookfield tournament. The Dukes held all five of its opponents to 40 points or less en route […]

 
 

Elmhurst native Sparks reaches the big leagues

Elmhurst native Sparks reaches the big leagues

Former York student realizes dream of being NHL goalie. By Mike Miazga Correspondent   Elmhurst native Garret Sparks’ ultimate dream was far from handed to him on a silver platter. Sparks, who attended York High School his first three years, traveled a long road in his pursuit of reaching the […]