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Warriors outrun Prairie Ridge

Warriors outrun Prairie Ridge

CRETE | As he waited for a Senior Night celebration to begin during the waning moments of Crete-Monee’s 64-37 loss to Prairie Ridge in Friday’s sophomore team contest, Warriors coach John Konecki pondered this difference between entering the playoffs at 5-4 or 6-3.

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Future bright for T.F. North, South cross country

Future bright for T.F. North, South cross country

LANSING | For T.F. North and T.F. South, Saturday’s South Suburban Blue boys and girls cross country meets were, in the main, about looking forward.

October 18, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Rebels clinch playoff berth against Zasada, Reavis

Rebels clinch playoff berth against Zasada, Reavis

BURBANK| Never mind that Tim Zasada’s time at T.F. North brought him head-to-head with Tom Padjen on many contentious occasions.

October 17, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Vikes have fun, but can’t top Chicago Christian in volleyball

Vikes have fun, but can’t top Chicago Christian in volleyball

LANSING | Ultimately, the difference between the first time Illiana Christian met rival Chicago Christian back on Sept. 11 and Tuesday’s rematch was one point.

October 07, 2014 10:00 pm
T.F. South stuns Tinley Park

T.F. South stuns Tinley Park

TINLEY PARK | After two first-half interceptions and two second-half touchdowns in his team’s 34-19 , comeback win Friday over Tinley Park, T.F. South corner/running back Torian Lewis was asked if he took more pride in his offense or his defense.

October 03, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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What can Brown do for you? T.F. North knows

What can Brown do for you? T.F. North knows

In four years or so, judging by her impressive record of accomplishments thus far, there’s a pretty good chance Tierra Brown will be a civil engineer, helping to make life a little easier for the general public.

October 01, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Beecher volleyball blasts past Tri-Point

Beecher volleyball blasts past Tri-Point

BEECHER | Maggie Hanley, one of two sophomore starters on Beecher’s volleyball team, just started jump-serving this season.

September 30, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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Vikings can’t hold back Lincoln-Way East

FRANKFORT | Up 20-0 against Lincoln-Way East about five minutes into his team’s Friday night contest, Homewood-Flossmoor coach Craig Buzea knew the Vikings wouldn’t take the edge for granted.

September 26, 2014 11:30 pm
Jordan Benavides leading Bloom Township

Jordan Benavides leading Bloom Township

There weren’t a lot of highlights for Bloom Township’s offense in a 23-13 win Saturday over Crystal Lake South.

September 18, 2014 6:00 pm
Illiana puts scare into defending champs

Illiana puts scare into defending champs

LANSING | In a darkened, nearly empty gym, Timothy Christian coach Scott Piersema broke away from some friends and family from the old neighborhood and caught up to Illiana Christian coach Nikki Van Dyke.

September 16, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Defense carries Bloom past Crystal Lake South

Defense carries Bloom past Crystal Lake South

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Bruce Busch isn’t the biggest name on the Bloom Township defense.

September 13, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Providence, Boykin too much for Mount Carmel

Providence, Boykin too much for Mount Carmel

NEW LENOX | Top-ranked Mount Carmel wanted to keep the ball away from Providence’s explosive offense, led by Notre Dame-bound wideout Miles Boykin.

September 12, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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South, finding form, eases past H-F in volleyball

South, finding form, eases past H-F in volleyball

FLOSSMOOR | “Hard” might have described T.F. South’s 0-2 start to the season.

September 10, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Falcons continue their winning ways, edge Meteors

Falcons continue their winning ways, edge Meteors

DOLTON | As they swarmed over their first-year coach, slapping him on the back and hugging him. Thornridge’s ecstatic Falcons were brought to a sudden stop by a teammate’s yell.

September 05, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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No. 3 Crete-Monee makes it worth the wait

No. 3 Crete-Monee makes it worth the wait

CRETE | Xavier Ledet didn’t touch the ball at all in the first half of Crete-Monee’s much delayed season opener Saturday with T.F. South.

August 30, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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T.F. North wins football season opener the hard way

T.F. North wins football season opener the hard way

CALUMET CITY | As he watched Saturday’s first quarter, which ended with his T.F. North Meteors trailing Urban Prep-West 14-0, North running back Anthony Watkins had a thought.

August 30, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Blazing Trojans shut down T-birds

Blazing Trojans shut down T-birds

SOUTH HOLLAND | Bloom Township running back Emmanuel Williams had a nice night Friday, fittingly.

August 29, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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T.F. South's Pasko brings pride from badminton season over to volleyball

T.F. South's Pasko brings pride from badminton season over to volleyball

LANSING | The sign is wonderful. Jenna Pasko, make no mistake, is proud of the sign.

August 27, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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‘Hiatus’ ends with style for Hanover

‘Hiatus’ ends with style for Hanover

CEDAR LAKE | Moments prior to its Friday contest with Bowman Academy, Hanover Central’s football squad burst through a banner that read, “Back From Hiatus.”

August 22, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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T.F. South's Ashtyn Kapovich is The Times Illinois Female Athlete of the Year

T.F. South's Ashtyn Kapovich is The Times Illinois Female Athlete of the Year

In considering Ashtyn Kapovich’s four varsity softball seasons at T.F. South, Rebels coach Jamie Arundel had no problem arriving at a favorite tale.

July 04, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Beecher's Sarah Crews is Times softball player of the year

Beecher's Sarah Crews is Times softball player of the year

BEECHER | One afternoon, you're playing in the Class 2A state third-place softball game.

June 19, 2014 10:03 pm Photos

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Beecher's Kevin Hayhurst is Times softball coach of the year

Beecher's Kevin Hayhurst is Times softball coach of the year

BEECHER | In his 12 years as Beecher's softball coach, Kevin Hayhurst has been named Times Illinois Coach of the Year after four seasons, including this one.

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Illiana baseball goes out on a positive note

Illiana baseball goes out on a positive note

NEW LENOX | There weren't a lot of frowns in Illiana Christian's post-game huddle Thursday, after the Vikings' season was ended in a with a 7-1 loss to Lemont in the Class 3A Lincoln-Way West Sectional semifinals.

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It's a different trip to state for Beecher

It's a different trip to state for Beecher

Six seasons, six state championships, have come and gone since Beecher last reached the tournament's final weekend.

June 05, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Ladycats burning up the path to state

Ladycats burning up the path to state

ROSEMONT | With her two-run double in the first inning of Beecher's 18-0 Class 2A Rosemont Stadium Super-Sectional win Monday over Westmont, Sarah Crews took over the Ladycats' team RBI lead.

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Confident Beecher poised for next step

Confident Beecher poised for next step

Beecher softball coach Kevin Hayhurst expected to have a full scouting report on Westmont in his hands within a couple of hours of his team's 9-2 win Saturday over the hosts in the Reed-Custer Class 2A Sectional title game.

June 01, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Beecher rocks Reed-Custer for sectional crown

Beecher rocks Reed-Custer for sectional crown

BRAIDWOOD | Whatever Kevin Hayhurst's words of wisdom were, they didn't register with Sarah Crews.

May 31, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Marist, Kairis too much for Marian

CHICAGO | Just 10 days earlier, Marian Catholic had beaten Marist and Redhawks left-hander Ryan Kairis 3-2 in an East Suburban Catholic Conference game.

May 29, 2014 8:30 pm

Crews in control as Beecher tops Chicago Christian

BRAIDWOOD | Describing her team's approach at the plate, senior pitcher Sarah Crews sounded notes of patience.

May 28, 2014 9:00 pm
Johnson will be patient for favored Beecher

Johnson will be patient for favored Beecher

BEECHER | If not for the home plate umpire's generosity, Taylor Johnson's first regional championship at-bat would have been exceedingly brief.

May 27, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Tough pitching, exploiting errors puts Bloom past Thornwood

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | The message delivered — sternly — by Thornwood's coaches after a Class 4A Lincoln-Way North Regional play-in loss to Bloom Townwhip was one of effort and commitment.

May 26, 2014 9:59 pm
Beecher avenges softball loss, wins regional big

Beecher avenges softball loss, wins regional big

BEECHER | A year ago, Beecher's top-seeded Ladycats encountered a third-seeded Wilmington squad in a regional title game and were eliminated from the postseason by a 3-2 count.

May 24, 2014 6:00 pm

Super six lift Illiana to sectional title

DOLTON | When they might have been running the open 400 meters at Thursday's Class 2A Thornridge Track & Field Sectional, Illiana Christian's Austin Gibson and Kevin Vroegh could be found, respectively, on a massage table and in the stands.

May 22, 2014 8:30 pm
Wilmington ousts Illiana Christian in eight innings

Wilmington ousts Illiana Christian in eight innings

BEECHER | Befitting a team that took ownership of its mistakes, Cassidy Robertson popped up from the dirt between second and third and said, "My fault."

May 21, 2014 8:30 pm Photos

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Volunteers make gem of Rebels' diamond

Volunteers make gem of Rebels' diamond

LANSING | There was a moment last fall, after T.F. South Booster Club President Rick Seymour and his band of volunteers demolished the old cyclone fence dugouts at the school's softball field, when their forward progress was halted.

May 18, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Last hurrah for 3 Beecher seniors

Last hurrah for 3 Beecher seniors

BEECHER | Isabella Woolslayer knows her Beecher history.

May 17, 2014 7:00 pm

Munster routs T.F. South in softball

LANSING | Despite being separated by just a few miles of Ridge Road, Munster and T.F. South were softball strangers until Saturday -- more or less.

May 17, 2014 5:00 pm

Thornton wins SWSC Red boys track title

DOLTON | To no one's surprise, Thornton, the defending state champion in the event, won the 400-meter relay Thursday en route to claiming the team title in the SouthWest Suburban Conference meet at Thornridge.

May 15, 2014 11:00 pm

Crews, Beecher have enough to hold off Sandburg

BEECHER | After two walks, an error and an infield hit off the glove of Sandburg's sprawling pitcher, Sydney Zupan authored what qualified as the big blow of Beecher's four-run first inning Wednesday with a slicing bloop of a base hit over the third baseman's head.

May 07, 2014 8:15 pm

Johnson hammers out Beecher split with New Trier

BEECHER | As soon as Taylor Johnson fouled off the 2-2 change-up, Sarah Crews, watching from the dugout, knew.

May 03, 2014 5:00 pm
Wiltjer twins a pair of bright spots for Illiana

Wiltjer twins a pair of bright spots for Illiana

LANSING | They may be twins, but it's not that tough to tell Heather and Ashley Wiltjer apart.

May 02, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Improving Thornton Fractional no match for Ike

CALUMET CITY | Playing a very good Eisenhower team on Wednesday, Thornton Fractional's co-op volleyball team hung around a bit longer than expected, then faded in a 25-21, 21-14 South Suburban Conference loss.

April 30, 2014 8:45 pm

Rain halts Rebels' sloppy effort

LANSING | Their game delayed by lightning and suspended by rain Tuesday, T.F. South and Lemont will attempt today to pick it up where they left off.

April 29, 2014 10:00 pm

Illiana has the breakfast of champions in softball

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Illiana Christian's softball squad had a morning doubleheader on Saturday.  The Vikings also had a 6:30 a.m. fundraiser first.

April 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Battle of Lansing goes to T.F. South

Battle of Lansing goes to T.F. South

LANSING | As the remnants of a crowd estimated at 200 milled about, and T.F. South center fielder Bri Heintz posed for pictures with a boy and a bouquet at home plate, Rebels catcher Cori Reynolds took it all in.

April 25, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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IHSA: H-F investigation closed, Smith cleared to coach in state

Ousted Homewood-Flossmoor girls basketball coach Tony Smith has been cleared to resume coaching "anywhere," the Illinois High School Association announced Tuesday.

April 22, 2014 11:00 pm

Warriors hang on to beat Bloom

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | By the end of her team's 8-6, Southland Athletic Conference win Tuesday at Bloom, Crete-Monee's Sarah Rizzo might have been shaking, but she wasn't shaken.

April 22, 2014 11:00 pm

Freshman show Bloom way to win over Rich South

CHICAGO HEIGHTS | Throughout catcher Morgan Zimmerman's four-year varsity career at Bloom Township, she said, "We've always been an average team."

April 17, 2014 9:00 pm

H-F will have to wait longer to win again

FLOSSMOOR | The animated way she addressed her team following its 8-3 loss Wednesday to Sandburg was born from Homewood-Flossmoor coach Katie Rice's frustration.

April 16, 2014 8:30 pm
Rebels revolve, evolve on 'D'

Rebels revolve, evolve on 'D'

LANSING | A year ago, Sydney Harrison would have been stationed at first base, watching somebody else have all the fun.

April 16, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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