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Bloom Township players aren't scared of first-round foe Simeon

Bloom Township players aren't scared of first-round foe Simeon

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Even David and his sling faced shorter odds.

March 15, 2012 11:00 pm Photos

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Third time also a charm

Third time also a charm

LOCKPORT | The third time was the charm -- just as the first and second times had been.

March 09, 2012 11:00 pm Photos

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Opening-round close call keeping Seton humble as it heads to Peoria

Opening-round close call keeping Seton humble as it heads to Peoria

SOUTH HOLLAND | This moment nearly didn't arrive.

March 08, 2012 11:00 pm Photos

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Blazing Trojans' defense leads to easy win over Thornton

Blazing Trojans' defense leads to easy win over Thornton

LOCKPORT | This time, Bloom Township left no doubt.

March 06, 2012 11:00 pm Photos

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H-F wards off Thornwood to win regional title

H-F wards off Thornwood to win regional title

FLOSSMOOR | History repeated itself Friday night, so Thornwood's postseason stay became history as well.

March 02, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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T'birds strike early, close out Rebels

T'birds strike early, close out Rebels

FLOSSMOOR | Classes weren't in session Tuesday night, but Thornwood players picked up some valuable knowledge anyway.

February 28, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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Thornwood downs Thornton, claims SWSC Red title outright

Thornwood downs Thornton, claims SWSC Red title outright

SOUTH HOLLAND | Thornwood made sure there was only enough room for one.

February 24, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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Thornridge's 1972 state title still stirs strong memories in those who saw it happen

Thornridge's 1972 state title still stirs strong memories in those who saw it happen

Rocky Hill's teenage years are long gone, but almost every day he experiences a time-stands-still moment while walking the halls at Thornridge.

February 23, 2012 5:00 pm Photos

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Thornwood secures SWSC Red title share

Thornwood secures SWSC Red title share

TINLEY PARK | Johnte Shannon needed just one shot to turn frustration into elation Tuesday night.

February 21, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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COLLEGE BASEBALL: SSC baseball coach Ruzich honored by ABCA

COLLEGE BASEBALL: SSC baseball coach Ruzich honored by ABCA

For a quarter-century, Steve Ruzich has given no quarter when it comes to preparing his South Suburban College baseball teams.

February 19, 2012 6:00 pm
Bloom Township beats Crete for share of SAC title

Bloom Township beats Crete for share of SAC title

CRETE | LJ was suddenly OK, and as a result, so was Bloom Township on Friday night.

February 17, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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Seton positions itself for another run at a Class 2A boys basketball title

Seton positions itself for another run at a Class 2A boys basketball title

SOUTH HOLLAND | Wearing the favorite's tag in athletics can be a risky proposition -- just ask any members of the 1969 Baltimore Orioles or 1968 Baltimore Colts.

February 16, 2012 8:00 pm Photos

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Boys Basketball: Marist storms past Marian Catholic

Boys Basketball: Marist storms past Marian Catholic

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | This storm hit without warning.

February 10, 2012 9:45 pm

Thornton applies soph touch to defeat Stagg

HARVEY | Senior Night comes later. Tuesday was Sophomore Night at Thornton.

February 07, 2012 9:45 pm
Rebels score first basketball win over Meteors since 2000

Rebels score first basketball win over Meteors since 2000

CALUMET CITY | T.F. South's long nap is over.

February 03, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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Like his team, T.F. North's Nick Wood aims for consistency

Like his team, T.F. North's Nick Wood aims for consistency

CALUMET CITY | In the athletic world, bravado runs rampant.

February 02, 2012 9:00 pm Photos

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Cold spell saddles Marian Catholic with loss

Cold spell saddles Marian Catholic with loss

CHICAGO | There was no cure for this type of cold.

January 31, 2012 11:20 pm Photos

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Pierce leads T.F. South to win over Titans

Pierce leads T.F. South to win over Titans

TINLEY PARK | The Boston Celtics aren't the only basketball team that relies heavily on contributions from Paul Pierce.

January 27, 2012 9:45 pm Photos

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Illiana loses big lead, then game to Oak Forest

Illiana loses big lead, then game to Oak Forest

LANSING | Call it a four-gettable quarter.

January 17, 2012 11:00 pm Photos

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Illiana uses strong second half to defeat Chicago Christian

Illiana uses strong second half to defeat Chicago Christian

LANSING | Before things went too sour, Illiana Christian put together a sweet 16 Friday night.

January 13, 2012 11:45 pm Photos

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Crete needs three OTs to get past Thornwood

Crete needs three OTs to get past Thornwood

CRETE | The third overtime was the charm for Crete-Monee.

January 10, 2012 11:20 pm Photos

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Seton speed, depth too much for St. Francis de Sales

Seton speed, depth too much for St. Francis de Sales

SOUTH HOLLAND | Summer's long gone, but St. Francis de Sales still got stung Friday night.

December 16, 2011 11:00 pm Photos

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Mendoza brothers lead T.F. swimmers

Mendoza brothers lead T.F. swimmers

LANSING | The T.F. South-T.F. North rivalry burns hot in most activities, but a few Meteors have splashed some cool water on one of them.

December 15, 2011 10:36 pm Photos

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Perry leads Crete past Rich Central

Perry leads Crete past Rich Central

OLYMPIA FIELDS | The Big Three became a Fab Four on Tuesday night.

December 13, 2011 10:20 pm Photos

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T.F. South has little trouble defeating Reavis

LANSING | On a day filled with images of the past, Thornton Fractional South basketball players made sure the present wasn't completely ignored.

December 09, 2011 9:45 pm
Straightforward coaching approach has worked best for T.F. North's Artie Rogers

Straightforward coaching approach has worked best for T.F. North's Artie Rogers

Artie Rogers would probably fail as a salesman in the retail world.

December 08, 2011 8:00 pm Photos

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Illinois Boys Basketball Top 5

(Last week's ranking in parentheses; games through Wednesday)

December 01, 2011 5:00 pm
2011-12 Illinois Boys Basketball Preseason All-Area

2011-12 Illinois Boys Basketball Preseason All-Area

ALEX AUSTIN, Mount Carmel

November 24, 2011 10:30 pm Photos

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SCOUTING 2011-12 ILLINOIS BOYS BASKETBALL TEAMS

BEECHER

November 24, 2011 5:00 pm

Illinois Boys Basketball Top 5

(Last year's record in parentheses)

November 24, 2011 5:00 pm
Butkus leads Caravan past Brother Rice Rice in Catholic League playoffs

Butkus leads Caravan past Brother Rice Rice in Catholic League playoffs

CHICAGO | His great-uncle Dick was best known for the savage hits he applied to ball carriers who dared venture into his territory.

November 18, 2011 11:15 pm
After a nondescript start at Mt. Carmel, Derrick Bryant has risen to the top

After a nondescript start at Mt. Carmel, Derrick Bryant has risen to the top

This "B" definitely stung.

November 09, 2011 10:00 pm Photos

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Fifth-year Butler senior Billy Bork making an impact away from the gridiron

Fifth-year Butler senior Billy Bork making an impact away from the gridiron

Any football fan perusing a list of Butler University's 2011 statistical leaders won't find Billy Bork's name in any category.

November 06, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Individual goals the main motivation as Beecher returns to state cross country

Individual goals the main motivation as Beecher returns to state cross country

BEECHER | Forgive Grant Nykaza if he's a little more self-centered this year. The same goes for Mike Polzin and Aaron Borgman.

November 04, 2011 11:45 pm Photos

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Swanson, Beecher cross country girls also head to Peoria

Swanson, Beecher cross country girls also head to Peoria

BEECHER | Tired of not being on the guest list, Larissa Swanson and her Beecher teammates invited themselves to the year's biggest cross country event.

November 04, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Marian junior Noah Brim is making big strides as a runner

Marian junior Noah Brim is making big strides as a runner

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Slow and steady hasn't yet won the race, but it's helped Noah Brim place himself among the leaders several times this season.

October 28, 2011 10:25 pm Photos

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H-F powers its way past Marist in playoff opener

H-F powers its way past Marist in playoff opener

CHICAGO | Those who thought Friday night's Class 8A playoff opener between Homewood-Flossmoor and Marist would be a nonstop scoring fest were half-right.

October 28, 2011 9:45 pm Photos

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One week after an injury, T.F. North's Monica Munoz made her regional mark

One week after an injury, T.F. North's Monica Munoz made her regional mark

CALUMET CITY | Anyone scanning a list of finishers at the South Suburban Conference Blue girls cross country meet wouldn't have seen a T.F. North runner listed.

October 28, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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T.F. North blasts Eisenhower to secure playoff berth

CALUMET CITY | The SSC Red champs were left red-faced by T.F. North on Friday night.

October 21, 2011 11:55 pm Related
Alexa Beezhold emerging as a leader for Illiana's cross country team

Alexa Beezhold emerging as a leader for Illiana's cross country team

LANSING | Ask Alexa Beezhold to describe herself and you may hear the following:

October 21, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Pack mentality helps Thornwood usher in new cross country era

Pack mentality helps Thornwood usher in new cross country era

SOUTH HOLLAND | If one is good, two are better.

October 21, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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After many forgettable seasons, Washington's football program is showing growth

After many forgettable seasons, Washington's football program is showing growth

CHICAGO | Four victories in four years is not the stuff off which dreams of football glory are created.

October 20, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Hedjizan has adjusted to U.S., football

Hedjizan has adjusted to U.S., football

CHICAGO | Football may be America's favorite sport, but not too long ago, it was a completely foreign concept to Rashid Hedjizan.

October 18, 2011 8:00 pm Photos

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Sarah Armstrong carving out own golf niche at H-F

Sarah Armstrong carving out own golf niche at H-F

FLOSSMOOR | Following in the footsteps of an accomplished parent can be a daunting task.

October 08, 2011 7:00 pm Photos

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Special teams key T.F. North's upset of Bremen

Special teams key T.F. North's upset of Bremen

CALUMET CITY | Bremen players couldn't follow the bouncing ball Friday night.

October 07, 2011 10:30 pm Photos

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Brick bests Veazey in playoff, Marian rolls to regional golf title

Brick bests Veazey in playoff, Marian rolls to regional golf title

FLOSSMOOR | Marian Catholic's 1-2 punch produced a 1-2 finish Wednesday afternoon.

October 05, 2011 10:00 pm Photos

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Marian Catholic unable to shut down Marist's offense

Marian Catholic unable to shut down Marist's offense

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The fireworks started earlier than scheduled Friday night.

September 30, 2011 10:45 pm Photos

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Greer leads Caravan to win over Brother Rice

CHICAGO | Brother Rice's first four foes this season were pretty much running on empty.

September 23, 2011 9:45 pm

Brother Rice vs. No. 1 Mount Carmel

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September 23, 2011 12:00 am Related
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