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  By the time the boys outdoor state track and field meet rolls around in late May, its scary how far Cary-Grove senior Josh Freeman could be throwing the shot put. Freeman, who is being recruited by several Big Ten...

Cary-Grove's Freeman sets FVC shot put record

Updated: 3/14/2012 11:39 PM

  At the age of 35, A.J. Pierzynski is nearing the end of a productive run with the White Sox. Pierzynski still wants to be behind the plate as much as possible this season, but Tyler Flowers is showing signs of growth and the duo figures to share...

Transition year for Pierzynski, White Sox?

Updated: 3/14/2012 11:44 PM

  Meri Bennett-Swanson, a veteran of wind ensemble, symphony orchestra and varsity basketball at Vernon Hills, made a verbal commitment to play Division I hoops for DePaul University this week. It must have been sweet music to the ears of Blue Demons...

Vernon Hills' Bennett-Swanson likes DePaul's tune

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:51 PM

  With two-time all-area co-captain Lindsay Efflandt returning to the pitchers circle for her junior season, Cary-Groves softball team doesnt figure to give up a lot of runs this spring. So...

Cary-Grove thumps Antioch in opener

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:37 PM

  The basketball season in Elgin Area School District U-46 isnt quite overt. In fact, one district team in particular is playing in the state tournament this weekend. The U-46 Blue Stars team, comprised of cognitively...

U-46 Special Olympics team excited for state trip

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:37 PM

  Barrington girls soccer coach Ryan Stengren knew just how to take the sting out of Wednesdays 1-0 loss at Naperville North. Last year we beat them 1-0 and they finished second in...

Naperville North opens with win over Barrington

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:34 PM

  Although she pitched a little in middle school, sophomore Sam Hogan was primarily a catcher. But once St. Viator coach Dan Twarog saw Hogan catching in the batting cage last season and whip the ball back to her pitcher underhanded, things clicked. I...

St. Viator edges Prospect

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:32 PM

  Warren's Darius Paul and North Chicago's Aaron Simpson have been prominent figures in Lake County basketball. They were also recognized across the state for their accomplishments in The Associated Press all-state teams. Paul was voted to the Class...

Paul, Simpson earn AP all-state honors

Updated: 3/14/2012 10:32 PM

  A year ago Zach Monaghan had just finished a spectacular senior season in leading Fremd High School to a regional basketball title. Now, Monaghan is a freshman reserve on a South Dakota State team making its first trip to the NCAA Tournament.

Monaghan enjoys his view of March Madness

Updated: 3/15/2012 12:13 AM

  Dr. Roger Lundin, holder of the Arthur F. Holmes Professor of Faith and Learning Chair at Wheaton College, will give a lecture titled "Restless Hearts, Refreshed Minds: Faith, Learning, and the Lordship of Christ," at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 14.

Holmes Chair Lecture

Updated: 3/12/2012 09:13 AM

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