Very interesting story about a hometown athlete who makes it big. Story featured a lot of voices. It provided nice insights into the subject.
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Plus, he was given the 1st Place Award for Best Sports Column!
"Great artwork. It carries both sections submitted. The OPRF Playoff football artwork was stellar and used well. Layout is also well-done. Stories are good."
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The Fenwick High School girls volleyball team has loftier goals than neighborhood bragging rights, but the Friars still happily claimed a 25-23, 25-19 win against crosstown rival OPRF on Thursday, Sept. 7.
Statistically, the Fenwick High School football team more than held its own against Chicago Catholic Green rival Montini on Friday, Sept. 8 in Lombard. offense (325-301), first downs (15-12) and time of possession (26:45-21:15). Nevertheless, Montini took the early inside track to the CCL Green title via a 28-7 win.
With the World Champion Chicago Cubs off to a slow start this season and the Chicago Blackhawks on the brink of elimination in the NHL playoffs, perhaps this is a good time to call a timeout for your frazzled remote control.
It's not uncommon for professional tennis stars like Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Serena and Venus Williams to proudly display their Grand Slam championships or other notable awards in some kind of trophy room at their home.
Fenwick High School won its first sectional championship this spring over the weekend. Whether bass fishing is a sport or not (the Illinois High School Athletic Association classifies it as an "activity"), the Friars finished first in the Skokie Lagoons Sectional of the IHSA Bass Fishing State Tournament.
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