Golf In The Valley | Golf “The ‘Brooks” At Naperville Park District
Springbrook Golf Course is an 18-hole, parkland-style golf course located at 2220 W. 83rd Street in Naperville. Beautiful, mature trees and lush foliage complement the manicured greens, tees and fairways. Built in 1974, the facility includes a natural turf driving range tee, a 15,000 square foot practice putting green, and two short game practice greens with bunkers. These amenities combined with Springbrook’s exceptional course design draw golfers of all skill levels to return time and again to play.
O’Fallon To Play For State Soccer Title Today
The 3a girls soccer state finals today will include the O’Fallon after their 2-0 shutout of Lincoln Way East at North Central College in Naperville. They will play at 7pm against Barrington who beat Libertyville 5-0. The 3rd place game will start at 5. In 2a state semifinals, Lisle...
Arlington Heights-area school districts reach agreement with Churchill Downs on racecourse property taxes — but deal with Bears still being sought
Local school districts and the former owner of Arlington International Racecourse have agreed on how large the property tax bill payable this year should be, but negotiations with the new owners — the Chicago Bears — for future tax years and payments are still ongoing. Former racetrack owner Churchill Downs Inc. will pay $7.9 million in property taxes this year, up from the $2.7 million it ...
Dirty dozen: Glenwood gets 12 hits, strands 12 runners in sectional softball loss
CHATHAM — The Chatham Glenwood softball team did nearly everything it needed to do on offense. The only thing standing between the Titans and a sectional championship was the timely hit. Glenwood pounded out 12 hits but left 12 runners on base in a 6-3 loss to Mount Zion...
Otters drop series opener to Slammers
JOLIET, ILL. (WFIE) - Jacob Olson’s three-hit day was not enough as the Evansville Otters fell 6-4 to the Joliet Slammers in the series opener Friday night at Duly Health and Care Field. Olson launched a two-run home run over the right field wall in the second inning to...
‘Gradutate’: Over 600 high school students receive misspelled stoles for graduation
RICH TOWNSHIP, Ill. — Parents and students of a south suburban high school are upset after the school distributed more than 600 graduation stoles to seniors with the word ‘graduate’ misspelled on them. What makes matters worse is that the mistake wasn’t noticed until after some students walked went through with their graduation ceremonies. Yasir […]
HS scoreboard (6-2-23)
WCIA — Highlights and scores from high school playoff softball and soccer on Friday, including Glenwood’s state semifinal victory on the pitch. Plus LeRoy softball falls in its first state appearance. SOFTBALL Class 1A State Semifinals Illini Bluffs 10, LeRoy 0 F/5 Class 2A State Semifinals Effingham St. Anthony, Taylor Ridge Rockridge Class 3A Glenwood […]
Glenwood Dominates De La Salle For A Spot In 2A State Championship Game
Rowann Law scored two minutes in, Haden Vlcek scored two goals and Glenwood secured a spot in the 2A state championship on Saturday. Lyla Franke added the fourth goal for the Titans in a 4-1 win over Chicago De La Salle in the semifinals. Glenwood will play for the state title at 1 pm at North Central College on Saturday at 1 pm.
Naperville Mayor raises awareness for economic development, meets with Chicago Bears President/CEO
Above / During a chance meeting with Mayor Scott Wehrli and his wife, Lynda, at the first Naperville Municipal Band Concert of the season in Central Park, it became obvious they value tradition and military service. In fact, Lynda Wehrli said the first song on the evening’s program, “The Caissons Go Rolling Along,” written by a West Point graduate in 1908, was her favorite song. A little later in the conversation we learned the city’s new mayor also is looking forward as has been reported today. (PN Photo, June 1, 2023)
Riessen and a racquet were potent combo
Dubbed the "Ace of Burns Field" for his tennis exploits locally, Hinsdale native Marty Riessen went on to make a name for himself far beyond the village. The Hinsdalean chronicled Riessen's life in as part of the "Hinsdale Originals" series in 2011, portions of which are included here. Growing up...
Two hits, too few: Glenwood scoreless in 1-0 loss to Champaign Central in baseball sectional
LINCOLN — Two massive efforts to get out of bases-loaded jams in the first two innings could’ve been pivotal in Chatham Glenwood’s effort to get past the Class 3A Lincoln Sectional semifinals on Thursday. Instead, Champaign Central pulled out a 1-0 win over Glenwood to end the...
Instant Reaction: Glenwood Talks Semifinal Win and Playing For A Title Saturday
We spoke with Glenwood head coach Jay Lipe and junior defender Haden Vlcek after the Titans’ 4-1 win over Chicago De La Salle in the 2A semifinal. Glenwood will play for the 2A state title on Saturday at 1 pm.
RBHS boys bow out in state track prelims
Senior Zack Gaynor earned two honors on May 26 for his contributions to a strong Riverside-Brookfield High School boys track and field season. He competed for the first time at the IHSA Class 3A state meet in Charleston, joining juniors Jack O’Brien and Hayden Marrs and sophomore Will Kallas on the 3,200-meter and 1,600 relay teams in the state preliminaries.
Marian Catholic’s Braydon Waller earns first at state 100 meter dash – other local scores
CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (May 30, 2023) – Two years ago, Braydon Waller wasn’t running track. Now he’s Marian Catholic’s first state champ since 2010. Waller won the Class 2A 100 meters in 10.75 on Saturday in the state meet at Eastern Illinois’ O’Brien Field in Charleston.
Central tennis still dominates at state
The Hinsdale Central boys tennis team won the state title Saturday for the fourth time in five years and 28th time in history. The team earned 36 points to handily beat New Trier (30 points) and Fremd (29 points) for the Class 2A championship at the state final Thursday to Saturday, May 25-27, at Palatine High School.
‘No stopping her’: Chatham Glenwood sophomore's 5 goals dash defending 2A state champion
CHATHAM — Rylann Law exorcised Chatham Glenwood’s supersectional demons with a flurry of goals on Tuesday. The sophomore forward deposited five goals and the host Titans avenged two-time defending state champion Troy Triad 5-0 in their third straight supersectional showdown. The Titans (20-4-1) previously yielded to the Knights...
REGIONAL CHAMPS! - The Glenwood High School baseball team captured the IHSA Class 3A SHG Regional title with a 2-1 victory over SHG last Saturday. Team members are (front, l-r): Jace Easley, Jack Bima, Michael Lucas, Jackson Rose, Cooper Erickson, Jacob Ahlberg, Cole Workman, Gavin Simmons, Jordan Furr. Middle: Ryan Dunbar, Landon Marconi, Tyler Gurski, Alex Cashman, Joe Anderson, Griffin […]
Walk-off 2-run single cements regional title for LTHS baseball
The Lyons Township High School baseball team was down to its last strike. The Lions trailed by one run in their IHSA Class 4A regional final against Oak Lawn on May 27, but they had the bases loaded. Senior James Georgelos was facing an 0-and-2 count. “At that point, you...
Hasapis homer powers OPRF softball to regional title
After an unaccustomed early exit from the IHSA Class 4A state tournament last year, the Oak Park and River Forest High School softball team is back in a familiar position this week — the sectional round. At the Evanston Township Regional final on May 27, Bella Morales tossed a...
Scoreboard–Tuesday, May 30
Here is your Tuesday scoreboard, presented by Rend Lake College. Waterloo 7, Carbondale 0 (F/10) Glenwood 13, Mahomet-Seymour 0 (F/5) Plainfield North 1 (F/PK)
- 1Churchill Downs, Home of the Kentucky Derby, Suspends Racing After 12 Horses Die
- 2Nearly 300 killed in India train crash
- 3Pistons hire Monty Williams as new coach
- 4Manchester City beat Man United in FA Cup, one win from treble
- 5Hutchinson vows to meet ‘whatever is set’ as criteria for first GOP debate
- 6West Virginia state trooper fatally shot, suspect caught after extensive search
- 7Red Sox LHP Chris Sale (shoulder) placed on IL
- 8Coroner Reveals Cause of Death for Man Who Died After LAPD Tasering
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