| Apr 27, 2014
| 1:46 PM
After winning a second straight conference tournament title, the Loyola men’s volleyball team Sunday was named No. 1 seed for the six-team NCAA Championship at the Ramblers’ Gentile Arena that begins Tuesday night with play-in games....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Area players are dotting the rosters of the final six teams in the NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament, playing out this week at Loyola University in Chicago.
The Final Four is Thursday night with the national championship at 7 p.m. Saturday. For the first...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:01 PM
Cody Caldwell, a former Newport Harbor High star, led Loyola Chicago to its first NCAA Division I men's volleyball national title, earning the tournament MVP after the junior outside hitter finished with 20 kills and 10 digs in the host Ramblers' 25-17,...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Former Oak Park and River Forest High School volleyball standout Diego Rodriguez was on the Loyola University men's roster. The Ramblers finished No. 1 in the nation on May 3 after beating Stanford in the NCAA Tournament in Chicago.
| Jan 2, 2014
| 11:37 PM
CHICAGO — No. 7-ranked Loyola Chicago, featuring former Newport Harbor High standout Cody Caldwell, upset No. 1-ranked UC Irvine, 24-26, 25-19, 26-24, 17-25, 15-12 in a nonconference match Thursday night.
Caldwell was one of three Ramblers with...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Tom Izzo arrived just before tipoff, and the Michigan State coach plopped down next to Marquette's Buzz Williams.
Kansas assistant Jerrance Howard showed up a few minutes later. Northwestern coach Chris Collins and his father Doug already were...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Guard D.J. Balentine scored 18 points and forward Blake Simmons added 11 to lead Evansville to a 53-48 Missouri Valley victory over Loyola on Saturday at the Ford Center in Evansville, Ind.
The Ramblers (7-11, 2-4 in the MVC) managed only one field goal...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 6:12 PM
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5A: Joliet Catholic 28, Kaneland 0
Joliet Catholic running back Michael...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Not that it's anybody's business, but I'm going to take this opportunity to share something about myself with you, my 12 readers.
I was raised Jewish and educated in the District 21, 214 and University of Illinois public school systems.
Why is this...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Flintridge Prep 3, Pasadena Poly 0: Despite a strong challenge from the host Panthers, the Rebels secured a 25-20, 29-27, 27-25 Prep League victory on Thursday afternoon.
Sophomore outside hitter Dante Fergoso led the Rebels (11-...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:06 PM
John Bongiorno did not become Maine West's boys basketball coach until mid-August, well after summer leagues and workouts had concluded.
The big-picture goal was to build a program, but not at the expense of the 2013-14 season.
"To put in a system top...