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  • Area Schedule

    Girls basketballBenet Academy vs. Plainfield East at 4A East Aurora Sectional, 7 p.m.Boys basketball ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Maddon, Bryant weigh in on changes to speed up game

    MESA, Ariz. – Cubs manager Joe Maddon is the kind of guy who goes by the axiom of, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. 
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Boys basketball: Second team provides boost for Joliet West in win over Plainfield North

    JOLIET – The Joliet West boys basketball team has played well enough all season to avoid one of coach Nick DiForti’s favorite tactics.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Area roundup: Furious rally by St. Francis men's basketball team falls short

    WHITING, Ind. – The University of St. Francis men’s basketball team nearly overcame a double-digit deficit in the game’s final half-minute Tuesday nig ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Men's basketball: JJC survives late Milwaukee flurry

    JOLIET – The Joliet Junior College men’s basketball team officially played the final game in Wills Gym on Wednesday night as they played host to Milwa ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • Lockport, Lincoln-Way West wrestling could meet in Class 3A dual team semifinals

    A 26-0 dual meet record, the top-ranking in Illinois and a No. 23 ranking in the nation.Class 3A bes ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • St. Francis women's basketball rolls to its 30th straight victory

    JOLIET – When one team enters a conference tournament with a 29-0 record and another is 10-20, there usually won’t be much drama.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Area Schedule

    WednesdayBoys basketballBishop McNamara vs. Peotone in 2A Beecher Regional, 6 p.m.Gardner-South Wilm ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Area roundup: Lockport, Wilmington wrestlers advance to dual team state tournament

    MAHOMET – Lockport’s wrestling team, who are top-ranked in Class 3A, advanced to Saturday’s dual team finals after capturing a 40-19 victory over Edwa ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero, manager Joe Maddon on same page

    MESA, Ariz. – There’s nothing quite like a nice Italian dinner and a bottle of red to make things right.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Boys basketball: Romeoville holds off Joliet Central comeback

    ROMEOVILLE – The bookend games both were something special.Joliet Central opened the boys basketball ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • Boys basketball: Lincoln-Way East gets early jump on Lockport in win

    LOCKPORT – Sam Shafer isn’t a secret weapon for Lincoln-Way East.Not anymore, he isn’t.The younger b ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Boys basketball: Minooka beats Plainfield South to honor seniors, Smith

    CHANNAHON – Minooka transformed what could have been an emotional night into an evening with very little drama Tuesday in Minooka.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Girls Basketball: Providence's 20-win season ends vs. Morgan Park

    COUNTRY CLUB HILLS – Morgan Park ended the Providence Catholic girls basketball team’s outstanding season Tuesday, beating the Celtics, 54-44, in the ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Girls basketball: Plainfield East stays in control in sectional semifinal win over Bolingbrook

    AURORA – It was a veteran program against the rookie program in girls basketball Tuesday night at the Class 4A East Aurora Sectional semifinal.
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Wrestling: Lincoln-Way West beats Plainfield South to advance to the dual team state tournament

    OAK FOREST – It’s a safe bet that the dual team sectional meets have been one of Brian Glynn’s least-favorite dates on the wrestling calendar the past ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • PHOTOS: Area grads in MLB spring training

    Several area grads are currently competing in Major League Baseball's spring training. They are: Dietrich Enns - Lincoln-Way East, Tanner Roark - Wilm ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:36 am
  • Notes: Chicago Cubs glad to finally get back outdoors in Mesa

    MESA, Ariz. – Finally.After two days of rain and chilly weather, the Cubs were able to hold their fi ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Area Schedule

    TuesdayBoys basketballDwight vs. Fieldcrest/St. Bede in 2A Hall Twp. Regional, 7 p.m.Gardner-South W ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Chicago Cubs' Brett Anderson hopes to win 5th starter role

    MESA, Ariz. – Brett Anderson says he likes Cubs fans, and he wants Cubs fans to like him, too.The be ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Area roundup: USF baseball team goes 3-1 in weekend series at Midway, Kentucky

    MIDWAY, Kentucky – The St. Francis baseball team went 3-1 in the weekend series against Midway after splitting Sunday’s doubleheader, falling 1-0 and ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • Herron: Terri Rossi truly was a special person

    One of the great benefits of covering high school athletics for 30 years is that you have so many opportunities to meet some truly fascinating people, ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Goss: Lincoln-Way East shows upsets can and will happen

    With this the final week of the regular season in boys high school basketball for Class 3A and 4A schools, our area teams will finish things off Tuesd ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Five area wrestling teams seek four spots at dual team state tournament

    There are several interesting story lines in play for this weekend’s IHSA dual team wrestling finals in Bloomington, and Tuesday’s sectional meets wil ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Area roundup: Lincoln-Way East boys win swimming sectional

    FLOSSMOOR – The Lincoln-Way East boys swimming team won three relay events en route to claiming the championship Saturday in the Homewood-Flossmoor Se ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • Goss: West-Central boys basketball battle whets appetite for rematch

    The setting was ideal.A warm Saturday afternoon in February erased one excuse for local basketball f ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • 9 area wrestlers medal, join 5 champs in 3A on Podium

    CHAMPAIGN – While many wrestlers aspire to finish on top of the awards podium on the final night of the individual state series, the goal is out of re ...
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • Men's basketball: JJC celebrates final regular-season game at Wills Gymnasium

    JOLIET – Basketball’s regular-season final curtain has fallen on Joliet Junior College’s A.A. “Fizz” Wills Gymnasium.
    Feb. 19, 2017 - 10:49 pm
  • Boys basketball: Marmolejo shot lifts Plainfield South past Oswego

    JOLIET – Anthony Marmolejo can be forgiven if he feels overlooked.Plainfield South’s sophomore guard ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • College basketball roundup

    Illinois 70, Iowa 66: At Iowa City, Iowa, Malcom Hill scored 21 points and hauled down eight rebounds and Illinois held on for a win over Iowa on Satu ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • NBA All-Star weekend roundup

    NEW ORLEANS – Glenn Robinson III is the NBA’s new dunk king, with an assist to Indiana teammate Paul George, the Pacers’ mascot and a Pacers cheerlead ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Boys basketball: Lockport finds lid on the basket in loss to Stagg

    LOCKPORT – Lockport’s 48-32 loss to Stagg on Friday night in the SouthWest Suburban Blue is a game the Porters want to put in the rearview mirror as s ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Boys basketball: Yorkville 'D' clamps down on Morris

    MORRIS – On one hand, you had Morris holding Northern Illinois Big XII Conference rival Yorkville to fewer than 20 points in the first half. That’s an ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • Girls basketball: Paciga, Providence claim regional title with win over Rich South

    NEW LENOX – Twenty wins against seven last year.The first regional championship and 20-win season si ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Boys basketball: Sam Shafer, Lincoln-Way East take down No. 1 Bolingbrook

    FRANKFORT – A griffin is a mythical creature, with the head of an eagle and the body of a lion.Griff ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Boys basketball: Ragen scores 27 in JCA's tough loss to Benet

    JOLIET – One time during Joliet Catholic Academy’s determined comeback effort, the Hilltoppers got it down to a one-possession game.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Talbot leads Oilers past Blackhawks, 3-1

    CHICAGO – Cam Talbot came through again to help the Edmonton Oilers keep climbing in the standings.T ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Morris' Baldridge settles for second in 2A wrestling

    CHAMPAIGN – After falling in the Class 2A finals a year ago, Morris’ Cody Baldridge was not only hoping for a return trip to the finals, but also look ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Men's basketball: JJC scores big win to cap Wills Gymnasium celebration

    JOLIET – The occasion was the last regular-season men’s basketball game in A.A. Wills Gymnasium.The ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:20 pm
  • Girls bowling: Lockport finishes second, Minooka 10th in state

    ROCKFORD – As expected, the Girls State Bowling Tournament became a two-race Saturday, and it was a dandy.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:22 pm
  • Area roundup: Lincoln-Way East girls sixth in state gymnastics

    PALATINE – The Lincoln-Way East Co-op girls gymnastics team scored 144.45 points to finish sixth in the IHSA state meet Friday and Saturday.
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Boys basketball: Bell delivers as Joliet West edges Joliet Central for SPC title

    JOLIET – Big-time players step up in crunch time.Joliet West 6-foot-5 senior forward/guard Trevian B ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Wrestling: Joliet area dominates in Class 3A

    CHAMPAIGN – Austin O’Connor established some impressive wrestling history on Saturday in the IHSA Class 3A state finals at the University of Illinois ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Wrestling: Nine from area advance to title matches

    CHAMPAIGN – Lockport's Abdullah Assaf and Trevell Timmons felt that they were good enough to advance to the title mat the past two years but fell shor ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:01 am
  • Men's volleyball: Lewis recovers from Game 1 loss, beats Ball State

    ROMEOVILLE – Going into Game 2, the Ball State men's volleyball team had everything in the works to pull an upset against Lewis on Friday night at Nei ...
    Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:06 am
  • Area Schedule

    FridayBoys basketballBenet Academy at Joliet Catholic, 7 p.m.Bolingbrook at Lincoln-Way East, 6:30 p ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Area roundup: Thirty-three wrestlers advance to quarterfinals

    CHAMPAIGN – A total of 33 individuals from the area won first-round matches at the IHSA wrestling finals and will compete in Friday’s quarterfinals. S ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Cubs embrace the benefits of a little ‘swagger’

    MESA, Ariz. – Anthony Rizzo is a ground-floor guy with the Cubs’ rebuilding program, so he knows of humble beginnings.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Bolingbrook girls basketball holds off Minooka's late charge

    OSWEGO – When you have two teams that play similar styles, regardless of the sport, it’s usually a pretty good game.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Girls basketball: Plainfield East stuns Oswego East for first regional title

    PLAINFIELD – Twenty-eight seconds into the game, Ashley Smoldt hit a 3 to give the Plainfield East girls basketball team a 3-0 lead.
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • Lewis husband-wife volleyball coaches give back with 'Playing for Preemies'

    ROMEOVILLE – Lewis women’s volleyball coach Lorelee Smith got the weekly alert on her phone.Many exp ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Football: Minooka hires McCombs to succeed Forsythe

    MINOOKA – He must enjoy coaching high school football.Otherwise, why would he be at this business fo ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Bolingbrook, West, Central, Minooka top 4 seeds

    Bolingbrook, Joliet West, Joliet Central, Minooka.That's the order for the top four seeds in the Cla ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • Free agency brings mix of emotions for Cubs’ Arrieta

    MESA, Ariz. – Jake Arrieta is entering the point in his career that every athlete looks at with a flood of emotions and thoughts: the free-agent year, ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Wrestling Honor Roll

    State qualifiers106: Matt Ramos, Lockport (41-5, .891); Kyle Schickel, Lemont (38-5, .884); Jacob Li ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Area Schedule

    ThursdayGirls basketballBenet Academy vs. Lemont at 4A Benet Academy Regional, 7 p.m.Illiana Christi ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Girls bowling: Area boasts rich tradition at state tournament

    The Lockport, Minooka and Morris girls bowling teams will arrive at Cherry Bowl in Rockford Friday intending to carry on a Joliet-area tradition.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Tournament veterans among title favorites

    Austin O’Connor looks to become a four-time state champion.Michael McGee hopes to reach the finals f ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Minooka, Bolingbrook girls basketball each win, advance to regional final

    OSWEGO – The Minooka and Bolingbrook girls basketball teams will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Class 4A Oswego Regional final after both teams were v ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Area roundup: Olivet Nazarene men's basketball rallies to beat USF

    JOLIET – Things started well for the University of St. Francis men’s basketball team in Wednesday’s CCAC game against Olivet Nazarene University, but ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • St. Francis women's basketball improves to 28-0

    JOLIET – When a team is unbeaten and ranked No. 1 in the nation, they usually can count on the fact that others will bring their best against them.
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Area Schedule

    WednesdayGirls basketballBolingbrook vs. Joliet West at 4A Oswego Regional, 7:30 p.m.Minooka vs. Met ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Wrestlers hope second state trip pays dividends

    For most wrestlers, especially younger ones, their first trip to the individual state finals usually is a learning experience where the focus isn’t al ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Plainfield East girls basketball beats Lockport in regional semifinal

    PLAINFIELD – Plainfield East’s girls basketball team realizes all too well that it will have to play its best game of the season if it wants to knock ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Area roundup: Joliet Central boys basketball rallies to win in final tuneup for Joliet West

    OSWEGO – The Joliet Central boys basketball team found itself in a 20-9 first-quarter hole in Tuesday night’s Southwest Prairie Conference game at Osw ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • Chicagoland Speedway offers reason to get behind Earnhardt Jr. at Daytona 500

    JOLIET – Chicagoland Speedway has announced the release of all remaining inventory after the renewal period for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series w ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Girls basketball: Oswego East proves too much for Romeoville

    PLAINFIELD – Alexis Marin didn’t get caught up in the opponent, or who her team was missing. Romeov ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 2:01 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet West 'holds' Butler to 19 points, rolls over Minooka

    JOLIET – Jon Butler dropped 37 points on Romeoville in Minooka’s 61-48 victory last Friday night. I ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 1:04 am
  • Area Schedule

    TuesdayBoys basketballGardner-South Wilmington at Momence, 7:30 p.m.Joliet Catholic at Coal City, 7 ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Goss: Minooka at Joliet West boys basketball a Tuesday must-see

    Minooka senior Jon Butler, operating so well around the basket, scored 37 points last Friday night in the Indians’ 61-48 victory over Romeoville.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Thirty wrestlers earn first state trip

    One of the big career highlights for most wrestlers is making their first appearance at the IHSA individuals finals in Champaign.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Area roundup: Top-ranked USF women's basketball improves to 27-0

    GARY, Ind. – Charnelle Reed and Christina Ekhomu scored 21 points each as the top-ranked University of St. Francis women’s basketball team improved to ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • College football: Gay USF linebacker Kyle Kurdziolek at peace to do what he does best – help others

    JOLIET – Kyle Kurdziolek has two years of eligibility remaining as a University of St. Francis linebacker.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Area Schedule

    MondayGirls basketballJoliet Central vs. West Aurora in Class 4A Joliet Central Regional, 6 p.m.Joli ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Lincoln-Way West, Minooka girls basketball lead local playoff hopes

    In most places, a girls basketball team that has 23 wins in the regular season not only wins a conference championship, but also receives a top-seed i ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • Area roundup: JJC men reach 20 victories for 11th straight season

    CHICAGO – Mitch Kwasigroch scored 18 points as Joliet Junior College men’s basketball team reached 20 wins Saturday with an 89-66 victory over Wilbur ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:45 pm
  • Goss: Lockport super six bidding for another state trophy

    Bailey Delrose is a junior.The rest of what Lockport girls bowling coach Art Cwudzinski calls his su ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 10:45 pm
  • White Sox go young, rebuild after 4 straight losing seasons

    CHICAGO – No more quick fixes for the White Sox: The overhaul is underway.The White Sox made their i ...
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Cubs loaded, ready for World Series title defense

    CHICAGO – Kris Bryant is back. Same for Anthony Rizzo and Jon Lester, too. Even 1908 is back in the picture.
    Feb. 12, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Area roundup: Morris girls capture sectional bowling championship

    PERU – The Morris girls bowling team rolled a 6,007 total for six games Saturday to win the LaSalle-Peru Sectional at Illinois Valley Super Bowl and a ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Bolingbrook moves to 23-0 after holding off H-F

    FLOSSMOOR – After beating Homewood-Flossmoor twice by five points, Bolingbrook’s boys basketball team realized that the teams’ third meeting would be ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Boys basketball: Plainfield East rules paint in win over Plainfield South

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield South boys basketball team sunk two free throws to start the Southwest Prairie Conference rivalry game against Plainfield ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Boys basketball: Pettinato honored; Lincoln-Way West suffers another tough loss

    NEW LENOX – On a Friday night when Lincoln-Way West honored the school’s all-time leading boys basketball scorer, Marco Pettinato, in a pregame ceremo ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet Central collects win No. 20 vs. Plainfield North

    JOLIET – Joliet Central won its 20th game of the season, 62-39, over Plainfield North on Friday night behind the efforts of senior guards Jose Grubbs ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet West rides early run past Plainfield Central

    PLAINFIELD – The Joliet West boys basketball team found itself trailing, 5-0, two minutes into the game and quickly decided enough was enough. 
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Perfect first quarter for DeKalb leads to Morris loss

    MORRIS – For the past few weeks, the Morris boys basketball team seemingly has played nothing but close games. One- or two-possession contests down th ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:14 pm
  • Coal City qualifies 11 for state wrestling finals

    COAL CITY – As the postseason progresses, meeting goals generally becomes harder and harder for teams as the competition gets closer to the state fina ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Boys basketball: Butler's 37 points power Minooka past Romeoville

    CHANNAHON – As a freshman, Jon Butler was the varsity point guard.In this, his senior year, he is ma ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Boys basketball: Precious few points later, Lockport halts six-game losing streak

    ORLAND PARK – Normally, a 24-20 score comes about halfway through the second quarter of a high school basketball game.
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Historic Performance

    NORMAL – It’s already been a memorable season for Lockport’s wrestling team with a 25-0 dual meet record, a top-ranking in Illinois and a No. 24 ranki ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Girls bowling: Lockport wins sectional; Russell sisters lead Minooka to state

    ORLAND PARK – The Minooka sister tandem of Carmella and Gina Russell provided early fireworks, and powerful Lockport took control in the final two gam ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Wrestling: Thirty-seven reach Normal Community semifinals

    NORMAL – Area wrestlers will be well-represented in Saturday's semifinals at the Class 3A Normal Community Sectional.
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 3:06 am
  • Boys basketball: Bolingbrook moves to 23-0 after holding off H-F

    FLOSSMOOR – After beating Homewood-Flossmoor twice by five points, Bolingbrook's boys basketball team realized that the teams' third meeting would be ...
    Feb. 11, 2017 - 2:37 am
  • Area Schedule

    FridayBoys basketballBolingbrook at Homewood-Flossmoor, 7 p.m.Bradley-Bourbonnais at Lincoln-Way Wes ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Wrestling: Coal City looks to bounce back at own sectional

    After seeing their hopes for a dual team state championship dashed past Saturday in the regional by rival Wilmington, Coal City’s wrestlers now have t ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Area roundup: Laraway seventh-graders reach IESA title game

    The Laraway seventh-grade boys basketball team will play for the IESA Class 2A championship against Decatur Robertson at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Clinton H ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Lincoln-Way gymnasts win sectional title

    OSWEGO – It’s been awhile since Lincoln-Way’s co-op girls gymnastics team had advanced to state as a team, but that drought finally ended Thursday.
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Men's basketball: Simelton propels Lewis men past Truman State

    ROMEOVILLE – The Lewis men’s basketball team allowed a 13-point first-half lead to dissipate in Thursday night’s Great Lakes Valley conference battle ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Women's basketball: Lewis holds off Truman State for fifth straight win

    ROMEOVILLE – There were times during the Lewis women’s basketball matchup against Truman State on Thursday night at Neil Carey Arena where both offens ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 10:53 pm
  • Basketball: Nike Coach Academy scheduled Sunday at Joliet Catholic

    JOLIET – USA Basketball will conduct its first 2017 Coach Academy Presented by Nike on Sunday at Joliet Catholic Academy.
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Area Schedule

    Coal City at Streator, 6:45 p.m.Gardner-SW/ Tri-Point vs. Grant Park/ Schlarman at 1A Gardner-SW Reg ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Goss: 'Last Game in Fizz' a Feb. 18 can't-miss for JJC basketball fans

    The local February sports calendar is filled with anticipation.Nothing, however, can match what we h ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Girls bowling: Depth lifts Lockport into role as sectional favorite

    JOLIET – When you look at the regional results for girls bowling and compare the teams for the sectionals, in most cases it is a difficult task becaus ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Wrestling: Wilmington gets better of rival when it counts

    WILMINGTON – After rattling off a streak of 11 straight regional titles from 2002-12, during which they won three straight state titles and two other ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Area roundup: USF women's basketball beats Purdue Northwest in OT

    HAMMOND, Ind. – The top-ranked University of St. Francis women’s basketball team continued its winning ways after outscoring No. 15 Purdue Northwest 1 ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Wrestling Honor Roll

    Sectional qualifiers with .667 winning pct. or better106: Matt Ramos, Lockport (39-4, .907); Enzo Si ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Class 3A wrestlers seek trip to IHSA finals

    While many of the area’s top wrestlers are looking forward to what they might accomplish at next weekend’s IHSA finals in Champaign, they have to get ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • Area Schedule

    WednesdayGirls basketballGardner-South Wilmington vs. Tri-Point at 1A Gardner-SW Regional, 7:30 p.m. ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Youth boxing: 'Jo Jo' Awinongya becomes national Silver Gloves champion

    JOLIET – Joseph Awinongya, a former professional boxer, had the opportunity during his career to make acquaintances with Angelo Dundee.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Area roundup: Akenten, Bolingbrook roll over Stagg, 81-54

    BOLINGBROOK – Bolingbrook, the No. 1-ranked boys basketball team in the state, clinched a share of the SouthWest Suburban Blue championship Tuesday ni ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Boys basketball: Surin, JCA beat Marquette, return to .500 mark

    JOLIET – Jack Surin matters.When the Joliet Catholic Academy senior guard was shelved recently with ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Girls basketball: Minooka beats Joliet West for 12th-straight victory

    MINOOKA – Two girls basketball teams who are both headed to the same regional next week wrapped up Southwest Prairie Conference play with encouraging ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Arkush: New England Patriots' defense deserves credit for comeback Super Bowl win

    HOUSTON – I was in NRG Stadium Sunday night for Super Bowl LI, in the press box, in the interview rooms with the players and coaches afterwards and ye ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Goss: Time to impress voters for sectional seeds

    Coaches’ online voting for seeds in the Class 4A Lincoln-Way East boys basketball sectional is scheduled for next week.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • The Cougars win 1st regional title with team effort

    JOLIET – After losing out on a regional championships by nine points last season and by just four points the year before that, Plainfield South’s wres ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Area Schedule

    TuesdayBoys basketballAndrew at Lincoln-Way Central, 6 p.m.Gardner-South Wilmington at Grant Park, 7 ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • Girls basketball: Minooka, Lincoln-Way West draw No. 3 seeds

    BLOOMINGTON – The Minooka and Lincoln-Way West girls basketball teams have earned No. 3 seeds in their respective Class 4A sectional tournaments.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Adult bowling: Sam Esposito nothing short of perfect with 900 series

    LOCKPORT – Years ago, Sam Esposito and his friend at Strike N Spare II, Dane Walker, were joking about the ultimate.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • PHOTOS: New Lenox's Rob Ninkovich in Super Bowl

    Rob Ninkovich, who played high school football at Lincoln-Way Central and Lincoln-Way East, won the Super Bowl with the New England Patriots on Sunday ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 7:33 pm
  • Area Schedule

    MONDAYBoys basketballGrace Christian at Gardner-South Wilmington, 7 p.m.Girls basketballCoal City at ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Area roundup: Plainfield boys swimmers win first conference title

    OSWEGO – Plainfield’s co-op boys swimming team made history by capturing the first conference title in program history when it won the Independent Con ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 11:26 pm
  • Lockport wrestling used big wins to dominate regional

    LOCKPORT – Although it wasn’t the biggest margin of victory in Class 3A, the 98.5-point win in its own regional by Lockport’s wrestling team certainly ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Goss: Quick falls help Lincoln-Way East's Diehl overcome in wrestling regional

    Sam Diehl was sick Friday.Temperature of 102 degrees. Chills. Sore throat.The Lincoln-Way East 285-p ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Late comeback by Sycamore dooms Morris at home

    MORRIS – If close losses are character builders, then the Morris boys basketball team ought to have plenty after Saturday night’s 41-38 Northern Illin ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Competitive cheerleading: Lemont wins; Lincoln-Way East edges Joliet West for title

    BLOOMINGTON – Lemont High School’s competitive cheerleading squad entered the second day of state finals competition knowing that if it performed its ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 8:59 am
  • Area roundup: Wilmington wrestling edges Coal City in regional

    WILMINGTON – Coal City’s wrestlers entered Saturday’s Class 1A Wilmington Regional as the state’s top-ranked team and had beaten No. 5 Wilmington twic ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Girls bowling: Minooka, Lockport roll to regional titles

    JOLIET – The high school regional girls bowling tournaments were held Saturday around the state.Joli ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Wrestling: Lincoln-Way West depth keys regional title

    FRANKFORT – The Lincoln-Way West wrestling team is all about team.That was brought to the forefront ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Lockport wrestling wins own regional by 98.5 points over Providence

    LOCKPORT – Even though Lockport’s wrestling team is top-ranked in Illinois, it was difficult to imagine that it might win its own Class 3A regional on ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Boys basketball: Bolingbrook holds off Lockport upset bid

    LOCKPORT – When you put all of the numbers on paper, it appeared rather unlikely that Lockport's boys basketball team had much of a chance of upsettin ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 9:26 am
  • Cheerleading: Eight area teams advance to state finals

    BLOOMINGTON – Joliet West's competitive cheerleading team posted the best preliminary score in the large team division at Friday's IHSA tournament at ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 3:20 am
  • Boys basketball: Bolingbrook holds off Lockport upset bid

    LOCKPORT – When you put all of the numbers on paper, it appeared rather unlikely that Lockport's boys basketball team had much of a chance of upsettin ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 9:36 am
  • Girls basketball: Plainfield East's huge second quarter beats Joliet West

    PLAINFIELD – Lightning hits quickly. Unfortunately for Joliet West, the Plainfield East girls basketball team strikes faster.
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 11:40 pm
  • Boys basketball: The Butler does it in 4th quarter as Minooka beats Plainfield Central

    PLAINFIELD – Jonny Butler.Minooka’s 6-foot-3 senior center/forward/guard would not allow his Indians ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • Boys basketball: Tabyous Casterberry keys Joliet West past Plainfield East

    JOLIET – Tabyous Casterberry’s relentless play on the boards helped the Joliet West boys basketball team down Southwest Prairie Conference foe Plainfi ...
    Feb. 4, 2017 - 10:14 am
  • Boys basketball: JCA hot early, holds off Nazareth comeback

    JOLIET – Good teams hang in during tough stretches.Joliet Catholic Academy hung in there Friday nigh ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 10:05 pm
  • Boys basketball: Ryan Saunders, Joliet Central down Plainfield South

    JOLIET – Ryan Saunders is all about energy and confidence."When Ryan came into the game, we were jus ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 10:04 pm
  • Goss: Hall of Famer Haller a hit at Pitch & Pitch

    To anyone in attendance who did not already know it, the video on the big screen gave it away.Bill H ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 12:24 am
  • Goodell tone-deaf in his comments

    HOUSTON – Each year at the Super Bowl, the NFL commissioner holds a news conference at which he gets to answer questions on crucial topics surrounding ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Area Schedule

    Boys basketballBolingbrook at Lockport, 7 p.m.Gardner-South Wilmington at Donovan, 7 p.m.Herscher at ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • Girls bowling: Town & Country Lanes hosting 2 local regionals simultaneously

    Anyone who has attended a girls regional bowling tournament knows how wild it can get.Imagine doubli ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Competitive cheerleading: Plainfield South, East head to state meet

    The competitive cheerleading teams of Plainfield South and Plainfield East both have qualified for this weekend’s state meet at U.S. Cellular Coliseum ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • Wrestling Honor Roll

    (.667 win percentage and 20 match minimum)If you know of any wrestlers who should be included that l ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:21 pm
  • Regional rumbles: No. 1 Porters, No. 5 Celtics at Lockport

    A year ago, the wrestling teams from Lockport and Providence Catholic met in the third-place meet at the IHSA dual team finals in Bloomington.
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 12:28 am
  • Area roundup: Four area individuals earn IHSA coaching honors

    BLOOMINGTON – The Illinois High School Association announced its Coaches of the Year for the 2015-16 season and four area individuals were chosen for ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Area Schedule

    WednesdayBoys basketballBeecher at Wilmington, 7 p.m.Girls basketballGardner-South Wilmington at Cli ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Competitive cheerleading: Joliet West bidding for repeat state title

    JOLIET – The Joliet West family enjoyed a whirlwind couple of weeks last February when the competitive cheerleading team won the Large-Team state titl ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Football: Romeoville's Nettles signs with Northern Illinois

    ROMEOVILLE – Romeoville football coach Oliver Gibson was not about to say it during the season, but Wednesday’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Area signings/commitments

    The following list of college signings/commitments for area athletes are based largely on submissions from area schools in conjunction with Wednesday’ ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Area roundup: JJC men roll past Madison

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College’s men’s basketball team turned the tables on Madison College in Wednesday’s N4C game at Fizz Wills Gym.
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:27 pm
  • Six Providence football players reveal college picks

    NEW LENOX – Six football players from Providence Catholic got the opportunity to celebrate with family and friends Wednesday as they announced where t ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Women's basketball: JJC women upset No. 3 Madison

    JOLIET – Joliet Junior College’s women’s basketball team had the unenviable task of following up on a loss to second-ranked Rock Valley College with a ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • No. 10 Wisconsin routs Illinois, 57-43

    CHAMPAIGN – With just over 10 minutes left in the game, Illinois started to pull off the improbable, but No. 10 Wisconsin made sure the impossible did ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:16 pm
  • Emails: Falcons worried about painkillers

    A string of emails that began in 2010 with the Atlanta Falcons head trainer and reached all the way to owner Arthur Blank showed a franchise worried a ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Boys basketball: Thompson coaches Joliet Central past his former team, Lockport

    JOLIET – Joliet Central boys basketball coach Lawrence Thompson Jr. probably thought he was dreaming.
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Boys basketball: Lincoln-Way Central holds off Lincoln-Way West

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way Central’s boys basketball team has struggled to close out games this season and found itself again holding the lead Tuesday in ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Area roundup: Porters vs. Cancer Night doubleheader scheduled Friday

    LOCKPORT – The Lockport girls and boys basketball doubleheader Friday night at Lockport East will be the fifth annual Porters vs. Cancer Night.
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Goss: Pat Murphy spins tales of his life in pro baseball

    In the previous column covering Pat Murphy’s visit to Joliet as the guest speaker for the Old Timers Baseball Association of Will County banquet, the ...
    Jan. 31, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Area Schedule

    TuesdayBoys BasketballAurora Central Catholic at Plainfield Central, 7 p.m.Lincoln-Way Central at Li ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • Wrestling: Top-ranked Lockport ready for next challenges

    LOCKPORT – After claiming state trophies the past two years, the 2016-17 season figured to be a memorable one for Lockport’s wrestling team, and that ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Area roundup: Kelliher again named GLVC Player of the Week

    ROMEOVILLE – The Great Lakes Valley Conference announced on Monday that Lewis University sophomore forward Jessica Kelliher has been selected as the G ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • Goss: Joliet West, Romeoville boys basketball come away from tight battle with positive feelings

    As disappointed as Romeoville’s boys basketball team was at dropping a 69-66 decision to Southwest Prairie Conference leader Joliet West last Friday, ...
    Jan. 30, 2017 - 10:52 pm
  • Cheerleading: Lincoln-Way East, Reed-Custer look for strong finishes

    TINLEY PARK – One program is trying to do something for the first time, while the other is hoping to win at finals for the third time in four years.
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:23 pm
  • Area roundup: USF athletes post some of nation's best marks

    ALLENDALE, Mich. – University of St. Francis juniors Cam Knudsen (Minooka) and Brian Blaylock clocked the nation’s two fastest times in the 3,000-mete ...
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Goss: Brewers bench coach Pat Murphy entertains at Old Timers banquet

    As the bench coach of the Milwaukee Brewers, Pat Murphy saw plenty of the National League Central rival and world champion Cubs last season.
    Jan. 29, 2017 - 11:22 pm
  • 23: Serena Williams sets major record with win over Venus

    MELBOURNE, Australia – Serena Williams held up a Grand Slam winner’s trophy for the 23rd time, celebrating her unrivaled place in history, and receive ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Big goalie, little kid dominate All-Star Skills Competition

    LOS ANGELES – Big Mike Smith and little Ryker Kesler stole the show at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:36 pm
  • Boys basketball: Schutter, Providence survive for sixth straight win

    NEW LENOX – Friday night’s boys basketball game between Providence Catholic and St. Rita came down to defense, as was expected.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Boys basketball: JCA offense a no-show in loss to Marist

    JOLIET – The offensive woes continued for the Joliet Catholic Academy boys basketball team against Marist on Friday as the RedHawks won the East Subur ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:37 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet Central beats Oswego East to keep pace in SPC race

    OSWEGO – A lack of successful free-throw shooting has struck in Joliet.After rival Joliet West (18-3 ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • to win I-8 tourney title

    COAL CITY – As is fitting in a conference tournament championship game, Friday night’s Interstate Eight Conference girls championship matchup between ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Girls basketball: Minooka overwhelms Plainfield North in second half

    PLAINFIELD – The Minooka girls basketball team barely held an 8-7 lead over Plainfield North after the first quarter of Friday’s Southwest Prairie Con ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:36 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet West holds off Romeoville comeback, ends two-game skid

    ROMEOVILLE – The Joliet West boys basketball team finished the first half on a 9-0 run Friday night to lead Southwest Prairie Conference adversary Rom ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:33 pm
  • Boys basketball: Plainfield Central tops Plainfield South in United Center experience

    CHICAGO – Plainfield Central and Plainfield South play only once in boys basketball this season, and the two met Friday afternoon in their Southwest P ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:36 pm
  • Aluyi, Shafer help Griffins roll past Porters

    FRANKFORT – Dorian Aluyi and Sam Shafer definitely enjoy having a friendly competition to see who can outscore the other.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Webb, Reynolds have strong connection in Senior Bowl win

    MOBILE, Ala. – Davis Webb looked for Josh Reynolds on his initial third-down play Saturday, found him again on his next pass and a third time for a lo ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:28 pm
  • Georgia Tech upsets Irish, 62-60, as Okogie scores at buzzer

    ATLANTA – Georgia Tech keeps defying expectations in its first season under coach Josh Pastner.Alrea ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Big Ten roundup

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Shep Garner sparked the Nittany Lions with hot shooting early, took a heavy charge and sank critical free throws late, and his 18 ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Thomas: Include Bonds, Clemens in Hall if PED users get in

    CHICAGO – The way Hall of Famer Frank Thomas sees it, Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens might as well be enshrined if players linked to performance enhanc ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:13 pm
  • Boys bowling: Lincoln-Way West’s Kirby finishes 11th, earning all-state honors

    O’FALLON – Lincoln-Way West junior bowler Caleb Kirby finished in 11th place to claim all-state honors in Saturday’s IHSA finals at St. Clair Bowl.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Cheerleading: Lincoln-Way East, Reed-Custer win sectional titles

    TINLEY PARK – When you have a competitive cheerleading sectional that features programs that have won eight of the 11 state titles and placed second s ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Area roundup: Morris places 2nd in Class 1A in competitive dance

    BLOOMINGTON – Morris claimed second place in Class 1A in the IHSA competitive dance finals at U.S. Cellular Coliseum, while Lincoln-Way West finished ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Boys basketball: Joliet Central uses strong third quarter to beat Mount Carmel

    NEW LENOX – Whatever Joliet Central head coach Lawrence Thompson Jr. told his team at halftime of their game in the Lincoln-Way West’s Warrior Shootou ...
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 10:57 pm
  • Boys basketball: Aluyi, Shafer help Lincoln-Way East roll past Lockport

    FRANKFORT – Dorian Aluyi and Sam Shafer definitely enjoy having a friendly competition to see who can outscore each other.
    Jan. 28, 2017 - 1:31 am
  • Boys bowling: Lincoln-Way West, Lockport qualify for day two at state

    O'FALLON – The boys bowling teams from Lincoln-Way West and Lockport earned the final two spots of the 12 teams that advanced to Saturday's IHSA final ...
    Jan. 27, 2017 - 5:49 pm
  • Area Schedule

    FridayBoys basketballBolingbrook at Sandburg, 6:30 p.m.Bradley-Bourbonnais at Lincoln-Way Central, 6 ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • Chicago Bears GM Ryan Pace and his staff reaping benefits of coaching the Senior Bowl

    MOBILE, Ala. – The head start that general manager Ryan Pace and coach John Fox are getting on knowing some of the top prospects for the 2017 NFL Draf ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:15 pm
  • Area O-linemen Dan Feeney, Ethan Pocic working toward NFL Draft

    MOBILE, Ala. – Offensive linemen from the Chicago area don’t have to look far for players to aspire to play like in the trenches.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:10 pm
  • Men's basketball: Defense fuels Illinois State's 10-game win streak

    NORMAL – The secret to how Illinois State became one of the nation’s biggest surprises is hardly a secret at all.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Area roundup: Duo dominates in Lincoln-Way Central girls basketball win

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way Central’s girls basketball team had two players in double figures in a 50-37 Southwest Suburban – Red victory over Andrew.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Goss: Roger Powell Sr. stirs up memories of ISU glory days

    The sellout crowd that witnessed the Joliet West at Bolingbrook boys basketball game Tuesday night was reminiscent of the old days.
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:04 pm
  • Wrestling: Mount Carmel rolls past Providence Catholic

    NEW LENOX – Thursday’s Chicago Catholic League dual meet between the wrestling teams from Providence Catholic and Mount Carmel figured to be a very co ...
    Jan. 26, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Area Schedule

    ThursdayBoys BasketballCoal City vs. Sandwich in I-8 Tournament at Coal City, 5:30 p.m.Herscher vs. ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:12 pm
  • Area roundup: Reed-Custer girls close I-8 tournament with win

    COAL CITY – Reed-Custer’s girls basketball team closed out play in the Interstate Eight Tournament with a 48-41 victory over Sandwich. The Comets (13- ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:09 pm
  • Wrestling: Oswego beats Plainfield Central for SPC title

    OSWEGO – Plainfield Central’s wrestling team was trying to snap a five-year drought of conference titles, but Oswego had a little extra incentive when ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:08 pm
  • Goss: The important boys basketball meeting between Bolingbrook & Joliet West is yet to come

    Bolingbrook boys basketball coach Rob Brost discussed it after Tuesday night’s 84-74 victory over Joliet West.
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Women's basketball: Rouse, Ekhomu help Saints remain unbeaten

    JOLIET – With the University of St. Francis women’s basketball team’s scoring leader, Charnelle Reed, sidelined after receiving a corizone shot in her ...
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Men's basketball: St. Francis maintains division lead with win over Governors State

    JOLIET – With the parity in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference South, every game is critical.
    Jan. 25, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Area Schedule

    WednesdayGirls BasketballLisle vs. Peotone in I-8 Tournament at Coal City, 7 p.mManteno vs. Wilmingt ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Girls basketball: Oswego East too much for Plainfield East

    PLAINFIELD – Olivia Jenkins found herself in an unusual position Tuesday night. Looking up. It doe ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:18 pm
  • Area roundup: Minooka girls basketball defeats Plainfield South

    JOLIET – The Minooka girls basketball team outscored Plainfield South 23-9 in the fourth quarter to earn a 63-41 Southwest Prairie Conference victory ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:07 pm
  • Boys bowling: Joliet area boys take shot at state finals

    Tradition is a big part of high school sports in the Joliet area, and one sport that has built a tradition in a very short period is boys bowling.
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:06 pm
  • Boys basketball: Butler, Milazzo lead Minooka's comeback win

    CHANNAHON – It’s always a challenge for a team to defeat the same opponent twice within the span of a few days.
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:05 pm
  • Boys basketball: Bolingbrook captures showdown against old rival Joliet West

    BOLINGBROOK – The Bolingbrook boys basketball team is No. 1 in the state in the new rankings.Joliet ...
    Jan. 24, 2017 - 11:01 pm
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