Kris Lenzo is a fixture in Oak Park and you've probably been touched by his presence whether you know him personally or not. He is frequently wheeling around the area with family in tow, a child on his lap, another in a trailer. He's obviously fit and confident, but unassuming at the same time. Allow me to introduce you.
With four recent area graduates pursuing pro baseball dreams, Wednesday Journal has been keeping readers informed of their progress each week throughout this summer. Since regular seasons have ended, next week's season recap will be the final edition of the year. Stay tuned next year for continued coverage of area prospects.
Concordia University's women's soccer team combined strong defensive play and a fast start by freshman forward Kari Zielke to charge to a 2-0 start under first-year head coach Steve Moore. Sophomore keeper Malika Manouzi made seven saves while four different Cougars tallied in a 4-0 season-opening win over Dominican University on Sept. 1.