You are here

Alumni-College

Roundup: Providence grad Taylor named National Player of the Week and more

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, High School, Alumni-College

Providence graduate Adam Taylor, a freshman guard at Joliet Junior College, was named the National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Division III Player of the Week on Jan. 8.

In wins the prior week over Madison and...

Alumni Spotlight: Mokena’s Sori-Marin steps up during historic season for Minnesota

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

The Minnesota Golden Gophers football team won 11 games in a season for the first time since 1904, capping the incredible year with a 31-24 upset of Auburn in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 1 in Tampa. 

In the middle of all...

LW West grad Bendy gets back to wrestling after cancer battle

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

The rounds and rounds of chemotherapy Anthony Bendy underwent while beating non-Hodgkin lymphoma twice certainly took a toll on the New Lenox native’s body. 

Bendy, a Lincoln-Way West graduate, was not sure if he had...