Mount Carmel's Jerry Houston crosses home plate against Libertyville during the sixth inning of the 2013 Class 4A state title game in Joliet. Houston transferred from Oregon to Missouri.
They say old-time managers like Casey Stengel managed by the seat of his pants.
After an investigation into possible bylaws violations, the Homewood-Flossmoor boys basketball program will be allowed to compete in the state tournament, the Illinois High School Association announced Tuesday.
Given they've won 24 times in 28 outings, Alan Millender hasn't had many opportunities to see his daughter, Ashton, and her Marian Catholic teammates down this season.
The Illinois High School Association concluded its investigation of the altercation from the Dec. 20 Leo and Seton Academy boys basketball game and has placed both schools and its coaches -- Seton's Justin Domingo and Leo's Noah Cannon -- on probation for one year.
Crete-Monee's Rudy Antuna
Mount Carmel's Jason Gasser scores what turned out to be the winning run of the Class 4A state championship game
Mt. Carmel fans react as Malik Carpenter makes the final out at first base for a Mt. Carmel Championship
Mt. Carmel fans cheer their team as the game ends with a victory
Mt. Carmel's Beau Filkens tags out Libertyville's Conner Simpson at third base in the fourth inning.
Mt Carmel's Jerry Houston as he crosses home plate with Mt. Carmel's first run of the Game in the sixth inning
Mount Carmel players celebrate while raising the 4A state championship trophy and saluting their fans.
Mount Carmel Pitcher Jeremy Kravetz delivers against Libertyville.
Mount Carmel players celebrate while raising the Class 4A state championship trophy.
Mount Carmel players celebrate while raising the Class 4A state championship trophy in June.
CHICAGO HEIGHTS | At Monday night’s regular board meeting, the school board approved the hiring of Ron Ashlaw as boys basketball coach for the Bloom Township D206 program.
One day after I wrote last week's column on Iowa banning two-a-day high school football practices effective this fall, the Illinois High School Association announced its own plan to battle heat illness. It didn't go as far as Iowa. Instead, it mimicked the NCAA, banning two-a-days on consecu…
Coach Jerry Verde talks to the Crete-Monee football team during a November practice before the Class 6A title game. The IHSA enacted some changes on Wednesday regarding practice limits in preseason.
LANSING | As T.F. South sophomore Jhaliyah Anderson glides down the runway of the long jump pit, there are people on both sides of the runway clapping as she takes her steps in anticipation of completing her jump.
Seton boys basketball coach Brandon Thomas released a statement Friday calling the Illinois High School Association's investigation of the March 9 Class 2A state championship between Seton Academy and Harrisburg "defective."
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