January 21st, 2020 10:12 AM
We are introducing a new weekly section of the paper called, "What Coach Said." The section covers a different sport each week and includes interviews with varsity-level coaches in the area. This week, we're highlighting wrestling. RBHS' and Fenwick's varsity coaches sat down to discuss the direction of each of their respective programs. *Note: LTHS' program will be highlighted next week.
January 21st, 2020 10:08 AM
Since the beginning of the season, the local girls basketball teams have shown that they can make noise in the playoffs when regular season play ends in a month. Here is recap of what went down over the last week for RBHS, LTHS and Fenwick girls hoops.
January 14th, 2020 12:46 PM
The Friars got their first win in 2020 with a 72-66 overtime victory over St. Patrick High School on Jan. 11. Fenwick's Trey Pettigrew buried seven 3-pointers in his 28-point outburst while his teammate Bryce Hopkins added 27 points and 16 rebounds.
January 14th, 2020 12:24 PM
We are introducing a new section this week called, "What Coach Said." The section covers a different sport each week and includes interviews with varsity-level coaches. This week, we're highlighting girls basketball. While we will cover Riverside-Brookfield, Lyons Township, and Fenwick high schools, we are focusing on the RBHS girls basketball program (18-3) in this edition. Here is what Bulldogs' assistant coach Mark Ruge had to say about the team's success so far, as they continue to stampede their way to the playoffs.
January 14th, 2020 12:18 PM
The Lions (7-5, 1-3) got past the Red Devils (5-8, 1-2) 52-44 on Jan. 10 at Hinsdale Central to notch their first victory in the West Suburban Silver conference.
January 14th, 2020 12:02 PM
LTHS girls basketball had a special night during their annual "Pink-Out" event on Jan. 10. To add to the celebration, Lions' forward Lily Courier scored her 1,000th career point in the win versus Hinsdale Central.
January 9th, 2020 12:00 AM
Nazareth and Fenwick's girls basketball programs participated in the Chicagoland Showcase invitational on Jan. 4 at Benet Academy. Here is how the two programs fared in the event.
December 26th, 2019 6:24 PM
Riverside-Brookfield and Lyons Township's boys basketball programs advanced to the second round of the Jack Tosh Holiday Classic at York High School. Here's a quick recap on how they did.
December 17th, 2019 11:02 AM
Lyons Township High School's boys swim team hosted Oak Park and River Forest's squad on Dec. 13 for its third meet of the season. The Lions lost 112-73 to the Huskies, but LTHS coach Erin Rodriguez wasn't focused on the final result compared to the progress made early on this season.
December 17th, 2019 11:00 AM
Ten minutes before the start of the conference matchup between Downers Grove North and Lyons Township high schools on Dec. 14, Lily Courier didn't know if she was going to make her return to the floor. Right before game time, Collier received a call from her mother who said that she was cleared to play by her doctor.
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