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  • Former girls basketball coach remembered as 'fearless leader'

    Former girls basketball coach remembered as 'fearless leader'
    Sandy Todd usually did not wear the look of a hard-nosed, grind-it-out girls basketball coach during her career at Rich South and Homewood-Flossmoor high schools. It was usually a nice-looking, sparkly dress. But when the ball went up for the opening...
  • Brian Piccolo had been Fort Lauderdale football star

    Brian Piccolo had been Fort Lauderdale football star
    NFL fullback Brian Piccolo, whose early death from cancer was the subject of the tear-jerker TV movie Brian's Song, first made his name as a Fort Lauderdale football star. Piccolo lettered in four sports at Central Catholic High School, today's St....
  • Mundelein Mayor Steve Lentz is literally fighting to help kids

    Mundelein Mayor Steve Lentz is literally fighting to help kids
    Though it's probably not written out exactly this way in the job description, a mayor is expected to be the No. 1 cheerleader for his or her community. In that regard, it makes all the sense in the world for Mundelein Mayor Steve Lentz to be seated at...
  • Talk of the County: Cameras on cops won't solve crime problem

    Talk of the County: Cameras on cops won't solve crime problem
    Editor's Note: Talk of the County is a reader-generated column of opinions. If you see something you disagree with or think is incorrect, please tell us! Call us at (312) 222-4554 or email talkofthecounty@tribpub.com Keep kids occupied The Zion City...
  • Softball Player of the Week spotlight: Liberty's Victoria Schmidt

    Softball Player of the Week spotlight: Liberty's Victoria Schmidt
    From Friday's print edition of The Morning Call: HIGH SCHOOL PLAYER OF THE WEEK VICTORIA SCHMIDT, LIBERTY Victoria Schmidt may not lead the area in strikeouts by a pitcher, but she may end up leading in a much more important category. The...
  • Friday baseball briefing: Northampton downs Parkland for win of the week

    Friday baseball briefing: Northampton downs Parkland for win of the week
    Parkland steamrolled through the first half of its regular-season baseball schedule. Northampton ended the Trojans' run of dominance Thursday with the biggest win of the week. The Konkrete Kids dealt Parkland its first loss this season, collecting a...
  • Bill would create big changes for high school sports

    Bill would create big changes for high school sports
    TALLAHASSEE — High school sports in Florida could be revamped under a sweeping bill passed by the Florida House on Wednesday. The House voted 86-29 for a bill that backers say would free students who enroll in Florida's home school, charter school...
  • Boys basketball 7A and 8A All-State teams heavy on area talent

    Boys basketball 7A and 8A All-State teams heavy on area talent
    Nine area players were recognized on the Class 7A and 8A boys basketball All-State teams selected by SourceHoops and the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches. First-teamers in Class 8A were Florida Dairy Farmers Mr. Basketball award winner...
  • Lake Highland playoff lacrosse moved to Friday

    Lake Highland playoff lacrosse moved to Friday
    Lake Highland's boys lacrosse region final, originally scheduled for Saturday, will be at 7 Friday night at undeefeated Lithia Newsome. Highlanders coach Chris Spaulding said the game was changed because it conflicted with Newsome's prom. Lake...
  • High School Lacrosse: Canton Girls' Win Is A First

    When the Canton High girls lacrosse team lost its opening game to Avon April 8, coach Sean Cole wasn't happy. He knew his team should have won. When Canton trailed Granby 4-1 Wednesday, it looked like another loss. It wasn't. With 14 seconds left,...
  • Football: John Harbaugh says high school coaches make impact

    Baltimore Ravens Coach John Harbaugh has penned a story on the team's website with the headline, "Why Football Matters." And he says that high school coaches "play such a vital role in our society." Here's the link to his story. Twitter:@...