So often they move on, forget about you, get caught up in the hustle and bustle of life. Maybe you made an impact, maybe one slipped through the cracks. You can't be responsible. Coach them, teach them, nurture them, and most of all prepare them for the world outside the classroom, outside the gymnasium.
Trinity head coach Don Sansone was so unimpressed with the play of his five starters in the beginning of an important Girls Catholic Athletic Conference game against Mother McAuley on Thursday night in River Forest, he called a timeout and replaced them with five players off the bench.
Depending upon whether or not Fenwick played St. Ignatius last night (after deadline) as well as it did Bishop McNamara on Friday night, then the Friars' chances of remaining undefeated in the month of January for the fourth straight year look pretty good.
In a game that crossed state lines, Fenwick represented Illinois with a 59-44 victory over Missouri's No. 1 team, St. Louis Incarnate Word, on Monday afternoon at Willowbrook in the McDonald's Chicagoland Shootout.
Youth baseball/softball registration In-person registration for 2005 Oak Park Youth Baseball/Softball will take place on Saturday, Feb. 5, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Longfellow Center, corner of Jackson and Ridgeland. All players must be registered and fees paid on one of the registration dates.
The Concordia women's basketball team went 1-1 last week, but their 79-54 home win over Clarke College on Saturday moved them into second place in the Northern Illinois-Iowa Conference (NIIC) standings with a 3-1 record. The Cougars,6-9 overall, were led by Atoi Sinclair and Alissa Johnson. Sinclair led all scorers with 21 points while grabbing 11 rebounds. Johnson tallied 17 points, bringing her up to an NIIC-leading 68 points, while leading all rebounders with 12.
A lot has happened since October 2003. We've invaded Iraq and lived through presidential primaries and George Bush's re-election; Arnold Schwarzenegger became governor of California, Martha Stewart was tried, convicted, sentenced and sent to prison; Google went public; hurricanes battered Florida; scientists discovered two new elements and a planetoid.