Transferring from Lake Forest Academy to Morgan Park High School (MPHS) in December 2018, Brandon Weston was unable to play for the Mustangs in that second semester.

With a trio of teams battling for one spot to advance to the sectional and two others within striking distance, the Marist bowling team just needed to hold its own and stave off a charge in the sixth game of the tournament.

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Vic Law, a 2014 St. Rita graduate and recent Northwestern University (NU) grad, signed a two-way deal with the Orlando Magic on Jan. 11. The two-way contract allows a player to be flexed between the NBA team and the team’s G League affiliate. Law averaged 18.5 points, 8.4 rebounds, 3 assists…

Abbey Murphy is no stranger to not-so-traditional Christmas celebrations, courtesy of her time playing hockey with Team USA.

Tom Munoz has put in lots of time and hard work during his three years on the Marist varsity wrestling team.

Jalen Grant was a force for the Mt. Carmel football team last fall, a terror on opposing offenses as a defensive lineman and a wall protecting the Caravan as an offensive lineman.

Five De La Salle football players were named to the 2019 All-Chicago Catholic League/East Suburban Catholic Conference Orange Division football team, including (from left) senior linemen Jamari Johnson (18 tackles for loss) and David Ortiz (14 tackles for loss), junior running back/defensive…

Being a leader on a young team this season, St. Ignatius senior guard Daniel Florey has done his best to set up his teammates and pass the ball whenever possible.

Tommy (left) and Mike Coates, brothers and De La Salle Institute alumni, squared off as competitors in the Division-III national football championship on Dec. 20 in Shenandoah, Texas, as North Central College (Tommy’s team) defeated the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 41-14 at Woodforest …

From year-to-year, The Beverly Review coverage area typically enjoys all sorts of impressive performances from youth teams and young athletes.

Playing in the St. Christopher Fifth-Grade Christmas Tournament championship on Dec. 22, Mt. Greenwood defeated St. Cajetan-Black 30-17. Joe Escobarete (14 points), Ryan Lotus (10 points) and Nick Mayoski (6 points) led the Eagles to the championship. The Mt. Greenwood roster also includes R…

Senior guard Corey Jones has repeatedly seen the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences (CHSAS) defense rise to the occasion through the early weeks of the season.

Ahron Ulis has always been a threat to slice through a defense on a hard drive to the hoop. He’s also developed into a dangerous shooter from the perimeter for Marian Catholic.

In battling for a spot in the upcoming Chicago Catholic Hockey League (CCHL) Kennedy Cup playoffs, Mt. Carmel sophomore George Keeley and the Caravan have been on a rollercoaster.

Marist senior linebacker Colin Bohanek signed his National Letter of Intent at the school on Dec. 18 to continue his academic/athletic career at Eastern Illinois University. He was named the Defensive Co-Player of the Year by the CCL/ESCC for a historic senior season, piling up a Marist reco…

Br. Rice star senior Jack Finnegan continues to pile up numerous postseason awards, including playing in the Bimbo All-American High School Soccer Game on Dec. 7 in Winter Park, Fla. The senior forward and four-year varsity standout for the Crusaders was also named to the United Soccer Coach…

Preparing for a long season, St. Rita senior Andrew Capuano looked at his teammates and saw plenty of talent.

St. Xavier University (SXU) junior guard Josh Niego played last year on a left ankle that was about 50 percent at best, but the Br. Rice grad made the best of it.

The Mt. Greenwood Colts peewee cheerleading squad won the 2019 state championship on Dec. 8 at the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates. It was the program’s first state championship. The Colts cheerleaders include Haley Bochenczak, Erin Brazel, Reegan Connolly, Alexis Crain, Brooklyn Cunningham,…

In a matchup of two undefeated teams, Benet beat host Marist 63-55 on Dec. 13 in an East Suburban Catholic Conference showdown. Senior Morgan Flynn (right) led the RedHawks (7-1, 0-1) with 14 points and senior Jenna Ryan (left) added 11 points and 5 rebounds. Sydney Affolter (8 points, 8 reb…

Host Morgan Park defeated Kenwood 90-60 on Dec. 12 in the Chicago Public League Red-South/Central showdown. The Mustangs were led by their senior backcourt of Adam Miller, the Illinois recruit scoring 26 points, and Marcus Watson, the Wake Forest recruit adding 25 points. Morgan Park led by …

Deandre Hagan knows that, as a young Br. Rice team develops, his contributions at both ends of the court will be essential for the Crusaders.

St. Ignatius junior Abbey Taute headed into the finals of two races at the state swimming and diving meet with a head of steam.

James Davison was in his second year as a professional baseball player, all the while chasing his goal of making the big leagues.