A four-run first inning and the pitching of Sean Leland spearheaded Sandburg to a 7-1 win over Crete-Monee. Lincoln-Way Central rallied for a 6-5 win over No. 11 T.F. South in the second regional semifinal contest.
Among the large field of qualifiers for the Class 3A state track meet at Eastern Illinois, it wouldn’t be a surprise if a Southland champion or two emerged from the field events and Thornton came home with a trophy.
05/28/2014, 6:15pm CDT
, By Tony Baranek | firstname.lastname@example.org
Crete-Monee's playoff loss to Minooka on Tuesday brought to an end to the Sue Giannantonio era. During her tenure as coach she posted a 478-352-3 record and her Warriors teams won nine conference titles.
05/27/2014, 10:31pm CDT
, By Pat Disabato | email@example.com
During the summer before his junior year, Hickey decided to put more effort into his strength and conditioning, hoping it would increase his pitch velocity. It's paid off handsomely. In 64 1/3 innings this season, he has 127 strikeouts, breaking the school record of 121.
Amid the Lincoln-Way East state qualifiers at the Class 3A Homewood-Flossmoor Sectional, where the Griffins put themselves in position to chase another state title, H-F’s Jayla Stewart still stood out.