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  • Robert Tunnicliff, longtime Libertyville High athletic director, dies at 90

    During his 32-year career as athletic director at Libertyville High School, Robert D. Tunnicliff built a reputation for bringing out the best in his coaches and their athletes and expanding the number of athletic programs offered at the school. Mr....
  • 1A football: Robert DeVries leads Forreston past Carrollton

    CHAMPAIGN — Robert DeVries' impact on defense nearly matched his offensive output Friday. The Forreston senior had a late fourth-quarter interception on fourth down and rushed for 143 yards and a touchdown during a 20-15 victory against Carrollton...
  • Deerfield wrestlers optimistic about season

     Deerfield wrestlers optimistic about season
    Last year, Colton Emmerich was the first wrestler in 50 years to win an individual state championship for Deerfield High School. Head coach Marc Pechter is expecting the next one might come a little bit sooner. "I think we were able to jump a level as a...
  • Ex-prep quarterback files concussion suit against IHSA

    Ex-prep quarterback files concussion suit against IHSA
    On the final day of the state's high school football season, a former prep quarterback filed a lawsuit against the Illinois High School Association, claiming the organization has failed to do enough to protect athletes from the potential damage of...
  • IHSA says coaches, doctors — not lawyers — should handle sports safety

    IHSA says coaches, doctors — not lawyers — should handle sports safety
    The Illinois High School Association made its first extended comments Wednesday on a lawsuit that claims the group's concussion protocols are inadequate, saying that coaches and doctors, not lawyers, should be in charge of making sports safer. "While...
  • Concussion suit could spell end of football at some high schools: IHSA

    Concussion suit could spell end of football at some high schools: IHSA
    High school football could cease to exist in some towns if a concussion lawsuit filed against the Illinois High School Association succeeds, officials with the organization said Friday. IHSA Executive Director Marty Hickman said some schools would not be...
  • Football recruiting notes: Lake Forest's Jack Traynor gets high grades on, off field

    Football recruiting notes: Lake Forest's Jack Traynor gets high grades on, off field
    Lake Forest senior middle linebacker Jack Traynor produces eye-catching numbers — in the classroom and on the football field. Last month, Traynor was named to the Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 6A All-State team. He had...
  • Mooseheart basketball player takes to the court despite legal challenge

    Mooseheart basketball player takes to the court despite legal challenge
    A decision on an eleventh-hour effort to block a Congo-born student from playing basketball for Mooseheart is on hold, clearing the way for Rodrigue Ceda Makindu to take to the court Monday night. The Illinois Appellate Court's 2nd Judicial District,...
  • Football: 2014 Chicago Tribune All-State second team

    Football: 2014 Chicago Tribune All-State second team
    Gabe Green, Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin, Sr., QB Led the Cyclones to consecutive Class 5A championships and posted big numbers in the process. Southern Mississippi recruit threw for 2,841 yards on 75-percent passing with 37 TDs and two INTs as a...
  • 3A football: Jordan Sarr's last-second field goal lifts Wilmington to first state title

    3A football: Jordan Sarr's last-second field goal lifts Wilmington to first state title
    CHAMPAIGN — Unfamiliar territory doesn't seem to faze Jordan Sarr. A transfer from North Putnam High School in Indiana, the Wilmington senior spent most of this season on the sidelines. Sarr, who was 2-for-3 on field goal attempts this season,...
  • 5A football: Sacred Heart-Griffin tops Montini for 2nd straight title

    5A football: Sacred Heart-Griffin tops Montini for 2nd straight title
    CHAMPAIGN — For the second season in a row, Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin defeated Montini in the Class 5A state championship game. This time the Cyclones scored four unanswered touchdowns during a 29-14 victory Saturday at Memorial Stadium....