| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The girls state gymnastics tournament is more than a month away, but there's a good reason coaches and athletes at Glenbrook South might have the dates — Feb. 21-22 — circled on their calendars.
The Titans announced that they intend to be...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 10:05 AM
There are all kinds of activities that go on in your neighborhood community centers. Some may very well surprise you.
Consider the "Happy Hookers," for example. The group of senior women gathers weekly at the Hampton Senior Center to provide instruction...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:02 AM
As a little girl, Alex Howell dreamed of becoming an Olympic gymnast, but in her freshman year at Westminster she decided to take on a new high-flying sport, pole vault.
Two weeks ago at the Frostbite Invitational, she vaulted a school-record 11 feet, 1...
| Dec 12, 2013
Deerfield gymnastics coach Carol Myers retired last season after a Hall of Fame career that spanned 34 years at the school. This year, Myers will be on the sidelines as a judge during meets, and Krista Settles is settling in as the new Warriors coach....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:35 PM
At the Mike Williams Big Purple Invitational at Downers Grove North on Saturday, Lyons Township High School showed why the defending state champion is poised for another run as the top girls' gymnastics team in the state. But Naperville North and...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
USA Gymnastics sent out a press release about the upcoming Glasgow World Cup gymnastics meet, which is scheduled for Saturday and will feature Elizabeth "Ebee" Price of Allentown Parkettes gymnastics. Here it is. GLASGOW, Scotland – Fresh off last...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Recently crowned U.S. all-around champion Simone Biles was in first place after the completion of qualifying Wednesday at the 2013 World Gymnastics Championships in Antwerp, Belgium.
U.S. teammate and 2012 Olympic gold medalist Kyla Ross was second....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:19 PM
OT goal gives UMBC women first America East win since 2010
Sophomore forward Alexa Quaranta (Perry Hall) scored the only goal of the game in the 107th minute to lead the UMBC women's soccer team (6-4-2, 1-1-0) past host Binghamton (5-4-2, 0-...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Simone Biles and Kyla Ross gave the U.S. women's gymnastics team the top two places in the all-around competition Friday in the 2013 World Championships at Antwerp, Belgium.
Biles scored 60.216, just ahead of the 59.332 by Ross, a 16-year-old from Aliso...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
McKayla Maroney of Long Beach, who became famous for her quizzical face at the 2012 Olympics when she landed a vault on her bottom after the gold medal had all but been conceded to her, defended her world vault championship Saturday in Antwerp, Belgium....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 2:56 PM
On the final day of the 2013 World Gymnastics Championships in Antwerp, Belgium, Team USA won a gold, two silvers and a bronze to bring its medal tally to 12 (three gold, six silver and three bronze), a record for the United States at a single world...