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Thursday, May 9, 2013
Oak Lawn Community High School players head to IHSA state badminton finals this Friday.
Three players from the Oak Lawn Community High School girls badminton team earned the right to bring their rackets to the IHSA state finals this Friday. The IHSA State Finals take place this Friday and Saturday at Eastern Illinois University, in Charleston. Senior Eliana LaSpina took third in singles at last week's sectional and qualified for the trip with a strong performance. It is the second straight year for LaSpina to take her racket to the state finals. Dynamic duo doubles’ team of senior Rachel Kestian and junior Tara Hill also advanced to state by finishing in fourth place. In other sectional action for Oak Lawn, senior Claudia Maka and the junior doubles’ team of Dee Dee Shatat and Melissa Greiman narrowly missed advancing by one …
The perennially strong program will have a new leader next season.
The Redhawks are getting a new coach. Marist High School Principal Larry Tucker and Athletic Director Bob Lim announced on Wednesday that Julie Popp Hopkins will take over as the new Marist women’s varsity volleyball coach. Hopkins will also become a physical education instructor at the school. Hopkins will suceed longtime coach Natalie Holder who resigned at the end of last season. Hopkins already has a few titles on her resume. She taught and coached at The Latin School in Chicago where her teams won back to back league titles in 2011 and 2012. She was named conference coach of the year in 2012, the school said in a press release. Outside of school, Hopkins works as a club volleyball coach for the Michio Volleyball Club. Hopkins is a …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
A surprise ceremony was held at Oak Lawn Community High School recognizing the student anglers for promoting the sport in school and in the community.
The Oak Lawn Community High School fishing team looked a little shocked when walking into the Little Theater last Friday to the cheers of fellow students and a table loaded with fishing gear from a sporting goods company. Watch the video of the surprise award ceremony. The surprise ceremony honored OLCHS as the Fish and Outdoor Radio Show/Plano and Frabill’s “Illinois High Schools Fish Here” fishing team of the year. The Illinois High School Association established bass fishing as a high school sport at the beginning of the 2008-09 school year with 199 teams. The sport has since grown to include 237 high school fishing teams in Illinois. “Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show” hosts Jim DaRosa and Don Dziedzina came up with the idea to recognize …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
McAuley takes on Marist at 7:30 p.m. and you can watch the full game live on Patch.
The 14-6 Mighty Macs take on the Marist Redhawks in the McAuley 2013 girls varsity basketball sectional. You can catch the game live on Patch starting at 7:30 p.m.
Monday, February 18, 2013
Brother Rice takes on St. Ignatius at 7 p.m. and you can watch the full game live on Patch.
The 19-5 Brother Rice Crusaders entertain the 15-10 St. Ignatius Wolfpack at home. You can catch the game live on Patch starting at 7 p.m.
Friday, February 8, 2013
The Richards' boys take on Reavis starting at 6:55 p.m. and you can watch it live on Patch.
The Richards Bulldogs boys' basketball team entertain the Reavis Rams at home. You can watch the full game live on Patch starting at 6 p.m. Richards is 10-7 this season and Reavis is 15-5.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
The Oak Lawn Spartan girls take on Argo at 6 p.m. and you can watch it live on Patch.
The Oak Lawn Spartans girls' basketball team takes their show on the road to Summit when they take on the Argo Argonauts on Thursday night. You can watch the full game live on Patch starting at 6 p.m. Oak Lawn is 10-1 this season and Argo is 6-5.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Watch the Marist Redhawks live on Patch tonight at 7 p.m.
Marist (12-7) takes on Bishop McNamara (11-6) starting at 7 p.m. on Jan. 29. You can watch all the action live right here on Patch. If you miss the game, come back to watch the full replay at anytime. Watch More Live Basketball:
The Brother Rice Crusaders square-off against the Marian Catholic Spartans live on Patch at 7:30 p.m.
Patch will be bringing you live coverage of the Brother Rice Crusaders and Marian Catholic Spartans as the battle it out in boys basketball. Brother Rice (17-2) will travel to Chicago Heights to take on Marian Catholic (20-3). The game gets going at 7:30 p.m. If you miss it, come back anytime to watch a full replay of all the action. Watch More Live Basketball: