Stevenson’s girls volleyball team is figuring out how to play together this 2014 season. It’s just taking some time.
Sept. 14 9:53 a.m. |
Truth be told, it required some research to even remember that Tyrone “T.J.” Scafe played on Waukegan High School’s varsity boys basketball team during the 2012-2013 season, which was Ron Ashlaw’s last season as the team’s coach. Blame it on some combination of Scafe being a second-team player on the Bulldog squad that year, and age-related memory loss on the part of the person sitting on this side of your newspaper or laptop screen. As a result, T.J.’s story went untold throughout his four years of high school and through his freshman year at Williams College in Massachusetts.
Sept. 14 9:05 a.m. |
Waukegan doesn’t play many games like Saturday’s — a 47-0 victory over Maine West that improved the Bulldogs to 2-1 and kept playoff hopes viable.
Then-coach Frank Belmont and Carmel athletic director Andy Bitto are planning a reunion for the 1985 and 1986 Sweet 16 Corsair boys basketball teams. And while social media has made it easier to get in touch with most involved, some of the players and assistant coaches and team managers, etc. have been flying under the social radar screen.
Sept. 13 7:25 a.m. |
Connor McNamara ran for six touchdowns and passed for one in Vernon Hill’s 64-28 North Suburban Conference Prairie Division victory over visiting North Chicago.
Sept. 12 11:55 p.m. |
All it took was one key play to shift the balance of power in the NSC Lake during Libertyville's stunning 20-10 Week 3 road win over Lake Zurich Friday.
Sept. 12 11:54 p.m. |
If only Stevenson’s football team could start its games in the second half.
Sept. 12 11:38 p.m. |
In Week 2 of the high school football season, Zion-Benton pulled out a 14-12 win over host Waukegan when quarterback Doug Gates hooked up with speedy wideout Jonathan Roberts for a touchdown with less than four minutes to go in the game.
Even when Antioch High School junior running back Griffin Hill looked like he was doing something wrong during Friday’s North Suburban Conference Prairie Division opener against visiting Round Lake, it all turned out just right for the Sequoits.
Sept. 12 5:17 p.m. |