Emery Lehman, a 17-year-old senior at OPRF, earned an Olympic berth in two speedskating events by winning the 10,000 meters and finishing second in the 5,000 meters at the U.S. Olympic speedskating trials in Kearns, Utah.
Since taking over the Fenwick boys basketball program, Rick Malnati has guided the varsity team to a promising 6-2 start. I recently sat down with him for an exclusive Wednesday Journal interview to find out more about the Friars' charismatic new head coach, who also devotes his busy days toward his family and the family business, Lou Malnati's Pizzeria.
OPRF and host Fenwick meet Saturday (7 p.m.) in a blockbuster boys basketball matchup to headline our weekly Wednesday Journal Sports Calendar, sponsored by Midtown Athletic Club. To follow your favorite team, check out our schedule.