| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Illinois High School Association soccer official Humberto Ramirez says he was surprised when a 17-year-old senior player from Prosser Career Academy struck him twice, including once in the head, during a Class 2A regional playoff match at Chicago Academy....
| Mar 1, 2014
| 7:16 PM
BLOOMINGTON -- Since 2007, Montini's only dual-meet losses to an Illinois opponent were delivered by Oak Park the past two seasons.
The Broncos set a record with their seventh consecutive state championship Saturday, but to win No. 8, they'll likely...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:59 PM
The Illinois High School Association girls basketball playoffs kick off this week. Another snowstorm has caused many games to be postponed. Here's my take on the Class 3A state tournament. Class 4A predictions will follow Tuesday.
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Bogan has been among the state’s top-ranked Class 3A teams all season.
Hyde Park made a run to the Chicago Public League semifinals, where it put a scare into No. 1 Curie for the second time this winter.
Uplift has enjoyed the best season in its...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Bogan, Hyde Park and Uplift are back in the boys basketball state playoffs, but they will have to play without their head coaches.
The three schools received an email from the Illinois High School Association on Thursday saying they will be allowed to...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Four of the five members of last year's Tribune All-State first team were not seniors, and their teams occupied the top four spots in the Tribune's preseason Top 20.
They're still there.
What promised to be an exciting season has already brought us...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:12 PM
The day began with more optimism than Curie had felt in days.
Condors coach Mike Oliver's suspension was lifted before he missed a game and there was hope that the Stamps brothers would be eligible if Curie reached the sectionals.
The day ended with...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:26 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Montini's cold shooting spell had reached the critical stage late in the fourth quarter of a Class 3A girls basketball state semifinal Friday against Burlington Central.
The Broncos had scored six points in 16-plus minutes...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Supporters of Curie Metro High School basketball players say stripping the team of its Chicago Public League title punishes students when adults dropped the ball.
A day after Chicago Public Schools officials said the team must forfeit all of its...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:09 PM
PEORIA — Makur Puou doesn't know much about Illinois high school basketball history.
"No, I don't know," the 6-foot-10 Mooseheart senior from South Sudan said.
Still, the Mooseheart senior and his teammates stand on the verge of it for their...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:08 PM
NORMAL, Ill. — Montini coach Jason Nichols had the best seat in the house Saturday for his team's shower of 3-pointers.
The Broncos made sure their last game in Class 3A –- at least for a few years — would be memorable.