March 30th, 2018 3:50 PM
March 29, 2018 will be a day Scott Foster never forgets. After turning in a typical work day as an accountant at Golub Capital, the 36-year-old Oak Park resident spent his evening improbably making his NHL debut as an emergency goalie for the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center.
March 27th, 2018 2:55 PM
As the Loyola University Ramblers roll into the NCAA Final Four (the first time since 1963), there aren't many people who can say that they know how it feels to be in those Cinderella shoes.
March 27th, 2018 11:42 AM
Not everyone loves RACING. The world is full of people who enjoy running, with no desire at all to compete, nor do they live enslaved to their Garmin watches; munching data, analyzing their performances and training rituals. They just enjoy the run.
The Triton College men's basketball team won the program's first NJCAA Division II national championship after defeating Pima Community College (Tucson, Arizona) 89-85 in Danville on March 24.
Records can be deceiving. That's the outlook Oak Park and River Forest High School boys lacrosse coach Rocco Chierici has adopted this spring.
March 23rd, 2018 11:42 AM
Updated: Mar. 23rd, 2018 11:40 AM
Chris Ledbetter's return as the head coach of the Oak Park and River Forest High School baseball team won't be happening after all. Ledbetter, who took a leave of absence last season, was slated to return to the Huskies this spring.
March 20th, 2018 12:00 PM
It wasn't long ago that the Trinity High School softball program was among the Chicago area's best.
A strong returning group of players augmented by the influx of five promising sophomores elicits optimism among Fenwick High School softball players this season.
Some of Fenwick High School head baseball coach Dave Hogan's best moments have occurred in recent years.
Entering his 26th season coaching the Oak Park and River Forest softball team, coach Mel Kolbusz has a glittering resume with 714 wins, 17 conference titles and 6 top-three finishes in the state playoffs.
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