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.
Hear ye, oh, hear ye! The following is the IHSA Football Acclimatization Policy, which will govern all and everything regarding high school football preparation for the upcoming season! Hear ye, oh, hear ye!
Ellen Pavlovic, a member of the Oak Park Runners Club, has been living in Dubai for the last couple of years where she is employed as a physical therapist and runs regularly with a group despite the extreme heat.
OPRF's Julia Weiss recently had the opportunity to represent the United States and share her passion for soccer with players from all over the world. The Huskies' center/midfielder won a gold medal with the USA Junior National team at the Maccabiah Games on July 27th in Israel, defeating Israel 1-0 for the title
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.
The Oak Park 11U Windmills softball team certainly proved this summer that they can play with the big girls, and then some. The Windmills, who are 93-15 on the summer, routed the Arkansas Thunder 9-1 to win the USSSA World Series title on July 28th in Des Moines, Iowa.