The Huskies called on a diviersified running attack and attacking defense to overwhelm Fenger 55-8 at Gately Stadium over the weekend. OPRF (1-0) welcomes Leyden (0-1) to Oak Park Stadium on Friday in a conference crossover game.
The Fenwick football team won the Catholic League White last year and defeated Huntley in the playoffs before a shocking loss to Rockford Boylan in the second round of the Class 7A playoffs. Head coach Gene Nudo, the "triplets" on offense Gino Cavalieri, Robert Spillane and Ryan Smith plus a physical defense are back to finish what they started.
Whether it was Iman Shumpert rapping his track, "Pass the Rock" as part of Michelle Obama's album set to release this fall or the welcomed return of football star Simmie Cobbs to OPRF, the local sports scene has been abuzz with news.
The Park District of Oak Park's karate program currently has over 170 members and its the most popular of its martial arts programs. Two Oak Park teenagers, Michael Smith and Ellora Jaggi, who take lessons via the park district recently qualified for the USA Junior National team.
He was cut two times during tryouts at Brooks Middle School and he played for two high schools and three college basketball programs. On August 21, the persistent Khirey Floyd will board a plane bound for Estonia to chase his NBA dream.