Prompted to begin a sports program for student athletes with disabilities by a Fenwick High School swimmer, the Illinois High School Association announced on Monday it will begin a two-year pilot program.
OPRF High School graduate Zach Miskovic has signed with the Chicago Wolves, a minor league hockey team in the American Hockey League. The Wolves are the top affiliate of the Vancouver Canucks of the NHL.
Stephanie Bernthal, a 2005 graduate of OPRF High School who helped guide the Huskies softball team to a state title her senior year, has been named head field hockey coach at Bethany College in West Virginia.
With the 2012 Olympics soon to kick off, and a familiar face in Oak Park's own Ellis Coleman taking to the wrestling mat to compete as the youngest grappler at the Games in London, we felt it was a good time to take another trip down memory lane.