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Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 10:31 AM
The OPRF High School girls basketball team accomplished a rare feat Tuesday. For the first time in 12 seasons, the Huskies defeated cross-town rival Fenwick.
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Monday, November 18th, 2013 3:39 PM
By Marty Farmer
Twin sisters Mary and Hanna Blankemeier have made an immediate impact as elite freshmen atheltes at OPRF. They're just carrying on a family tradition established by their brothers, Louis and Ryan.
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Monday, November 18th, 2013 2:19 PM
By Brad Spencer
Contributing columnist Brad Spencer appreciates the talent of former OPRF football star Nile Sykes. Luckily, quarterback Lloyd Yates has taken over the Oak Park Stadium scene to lessen the loss.
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Sunday, November 17th, 2013 11:00 AM
Fenwick kicker Mike Cahill nailed a 34-yard field goal as time expired to lift the visiting Friars past Brother Rice 24-21 Saturday in the semifinals of the Chicago Catholic League playoffs.
Sunday, November 17th, 2013 9:42 AM
The Fenwick girls swimming team posted a score of 350, outdistancing sectional runner-up OPRF (269). The Friars won 11 of 12 races Saturday to notch their 11th straight sectional championship.
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Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 11:40 AM
OPRF football coach John Hoerster guided the Huskies to a 9-2 record this season. His postgame huddles with his players were arguably even more meaningful.
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Monday, November 11th, 2013 4:20 PM
OPRF freshman cross-country runner Mary Blankemeier made quite a first impression with a fifth-place finish at Saturday's Class 3A state final meet. Blankemeier (17:07) set the pace for the Huskies' 13th place showing overall.
Monday, November 11th, 2013 1:31 PM
Sal Flight is a hard guy to catch. Although he runs anywhere from 70 to 80 miles a week, the Wednesday Journal slowed down the Fenwick star just long enough to talk with him in Getting to know.....
Monday, November 11th, 2013 1:28 PM
By Paul Oppenheim
Oak Parkers Arden Swanson and Perry Vietti have been running marathons for years, but in Chattanooga, Tennessee on October 20th they hit a special one.
Saturday, November 9th, 2013 9:55 PM
Fenwick led 31-12 at halftime, but Wheaton North scored 20 unanswered points in the second half to pull off a stunning 32-31 win over the Friars in the second round of the Class 7A playoffs.
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