July 10th, 2018 12:00 PM
Move over, MLB sluggers Mike Trout, Aaron Judge and J.D. Martinez, there's a new home-run king.
Qualifying for a national tournament without consistently playing together is thought of as quite difficult for any team.
Several factors contribute to a hockey player's legacy, but none more often than personal statistics, records and accolades. Recent Oak Park and River Forest graduate and former Huskie forward Liam Burns, however, has proved otherwise.
July 3rd, 2018 10:57 AM
Updated: Jul. 13th, 2018 10:58 AM
In the winter of 1999, Orlando Magic rookie Corey Maggette traveled to Chicago for his debut against his hometown team, the Bulls.
July 3rd, 2018 10:52 AM
It wasn't a Friday in autumn under the lights, but the Fenwick Friars and Oak Park River Forest Huskies did square off on a football field last week. On June 28, the two freshmen squads competed in a 7-on-7 scrimmage and a linemen challenge at OPRF.
June 26th, 2018 2:55 PM
Oak Park residents Emery Lehman and Alec Cabacungan stole the show at the fourth annual Night of Champions on June 20 at Dominican University.
June 26th, 2018 2:50 PM
Now that the 2017-2018 high school sports year is in the books, I'm really enjoying this summer. Nevertheless, I want to share with you a preview of some of the main storylines I believe will shape next year's narrative regarding Oak Park and River Forest and Fenwick sports.
June 19th, 2018 12:00 PM
Night of Champions celebrates the accomplishments of top high school teams, athletes and coaches from OPRF and Fenwick high schools on June 20.
In 1968 Don Offermann taught English and coached track at Oak Park and River Forest High School, and Rich Brooks was a new member of the track team.
June 12th, 2018 12:00 PM
Over the past three years, the Oak Park and River Forest High School softball team has been the gift that keeps on giving to local sports fans.
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