Congratulations to OPRF wrestlers and newly minted state champions Isaiah White, Larry Early, Kamal Bey and Davonte Mahomes, the Wednesday Journal's Athletes of the Week sponsored by Midtown Athletic Club.
The Riverside-Brookfield High School boys swim team won its first-ever sectional title Saturday at with 294 points, followed by sectional host Fenwick (253 points) and Oak Park and River Forest (231 points). As for the Friars, their impressive streak of 10 straight sectional titles came to an abrupt end courtesy of the upstart Bulldogs.
Eight OPRF wrestlers have advanced to Saturday's IHSA Individual State Tournament semifinals in their respective weight classes. The tournament is at the State Farm Center on the University of Illinois campus in Champaign, Il.