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  • Athletic department serves as student success program, MCC president says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Lindsey Skinner didn’t know what she wanted to do after she graduated from McHenry West High School.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:39 pm
  • On Campus: Crystal Lake South grad Gerszewski wrestling well but also well read

    Physical training has made Tom Gerszewski a decorated wrestler at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • What Big Ten athletic departments spent/made/paid in 2014-15

    As the Washington Post was able to point out in its series late last year on spending in college athletics, it isn't about how much money an athletic ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • On Campus: Huntley grad Colin Lyman, Louisville baseball honored for community service

    Whether it’s across campus or more than 1,000 miles from home, University of Louisville baseball player Colin Lyman enjoys lending a hand.
    Jan. 22, 2016 - 5:21 pm
  • On Campus: Marian Central grad Tanja Speaker helps Thomas More as women's basketball assistant

    When Tanja Speaker goes to practice this season at NCAA Division III Thomas More College in northern Kentucky, she does so with much more clarity than ...
    Jan. 16, 2016 - 4:11 pm
  • On Campus: Cary-Grove grad Josh Freeman stays at Southern Illinois, works toward Olympics

    When Josh Freeman threw the shot put 62 feet, 0˝ inch last month at Southern Illinois University’s season-opening indoor meet, it was a noteworthy eff ...
    Jan. 9, 2016 - 12:03 am
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