Illinois High School Basketball News Newswire

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  1. Coal CityRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Free Press

    The Coal City vs. Wilmington I-8 Powerlifting Meet was held Friday at Coal City High School with the Wildcats on top with 8,750 pounds, just 65 pounds ahead of the Coalers, who finished with 8,685. Tuesday, July 26, 2016 More kids than ever signed up for the Royal Family Kids Home Run Derby last week as part of the Braidwood Baseball and Softball Association's Summerfest tournament.

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  2. Lawndale High School Basketball Star Fatally Shot Near His Alma MaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Chicagoist

    Jonathan Mills #24 of the Southern Miss Golden Eagles shoots the ball against Jordan Henriquez #21 of the Kansas State Wildcats on March 15, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A 26-year-old who was once a high school basketball star in North Lawndale was shot and killed in Lawndale on Monday afternoon.

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  3. Sports shortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Bureau County Republican

    Registration for the Bureau Valley JFL season has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 25, from 4 to 6 p.m., the first day of practice. The cost for JFL this year is $60 per player.

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  4. Dwyane Wade, potential and greatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    There seems to be some positive buzz created by the Chicago Bulls' signing of free agent Dwyane Wade. Sure, homegrown talent Derrick Rose was seven years younger at 27, but the pain of his off-season trade seems to be eased in the addition of another Chicago area native.

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  5. Coal CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Free Press

    COACH BILL GILL and Lil' Coalers president Joe Widlowski cheer on one of the young competitors during a tournament this past season. Courtesy photo.

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  6. Sports ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Bureau County Republican

    The Hall Lady Red Devils girls basketball program is hosting a “Back to School” basketball camp Aug. 2-4 at Hall High School from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The camp is for any area girls in grades 1-8. Cost is $25 and payment is due on the first day of camp.

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  7. Coal CityRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Free Press

    Sportsmen could start seeing more of a prehistoric fish in the next decade if Illinois lawmakers have it there way. Tuesday, June 28, 2016 The Interstate 8 Conference has named All-Conference players for baseball and softball during the 2016 seasons.

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  8. Coaching legend Derril Kipp's life celebrated in Maine West gym where he excelledRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 9 | Daily Herald

    Derril Kipp was remembered for his devotion to family, sense of humor and his legacy as the fifth-winningest girls basketball coach in Illinois history during a memorial service Saturday at Maine West High School in Des Plaines. About 500 people in the stands at Maine West's spectator gymnasium -- a place that was Kipp's second home -- heard stories from his wife, former players and friends who were touched by him over his storied career.

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  9. Sports shortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Bureau County Republican

    New Hall High School volleyball coach Demi Salazar has two camp sessions coming up, open to all area girls, not just from the Hall district. The junior high camp will run July 11-14.

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  10. Life lessons are legendary Coach Kipp's legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily Herald

    Mr. Chips, a legendary literary character, was the venerable English boys schoolteacher in the eponymous James Hilton novella. If there was ever a real-life Mr. Chips of the basketball court, it was Derril Kipp, coach of the Maine West girls' basketball team for 35 years.

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  11. Luke Windy tabbed to lead Lady Crusaders hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | The Times

    Ottawa High School graduate Luke Windy, formerly the girsl basketball head coach at Morris High School, was named Wednesday morning the new girls hoops coach at Marquette Academy. Windy, who also spent two seasons as the OHS JV coach, replaces Jim Jobst, who was hired in March but left to pursue another opportunity.

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  12. Dawn Patrol: Cubs land 7 on All-Star teamRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Daily Herald

    The Cubs are sending seven players to the All-Star Game in San Diego next week. The Cubs' entire infield will go as starters, and center fielder Dexter Fowler and pitchers Jake Arrieta and Jon Lester also made the National League roster.

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  13. Maine West girls basketball coach Derril Kipp diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Daily Herald

    Heavy hearts prevailed throughout the Illinois high school girls basketball world Tuesday with the passing of Derril Kipp, the fifth-winningest girls basketball coach in state history who helped bring Maine West High School a state title. Kipp, 71, led Maine West's girls basketball program for the past 35 years and logged 788 wins with the Warriors, third-most by any coach at one school.

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  14. East's Buggemi hits six 3-pointers to bury Central, 52-37Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Mokena Messenger

    Lincoln-Way Central guard Joey DiNaso said it is always going to be awkward stepping on the court against Lincoln-Way East. He was a Griffin during his first three years of high school.

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  15. Larry E. WilcoxenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | The Daily Gazette

    Larry was born July 6, 1936, in Rapatee, to Steve and Nora Wilcoxen. He married Judith Ann Tuttle on Aug. 9, 1957, in Farmington.

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  16. Basketball: New-look Barbs wrap up summer seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKalb's Cole Tucker brings the ball down court during a game last season in the Chuck Dayton Basketball Tournment at DeKalb. Tucker was the only rotation player who was not lost to graduation this year.

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  17. Larry WilcoxenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Bureau County Republican

    Born July 6, 1936, in Rapatee to Steve and Nora Wilcoxen, he married Judith Ann Tuttle on Aug. 9, 1957, in Farmington. She survives.

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  18. Druley: Slowing it down before starting my transition gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    Food Club brand cereals rival their big, bad General Mills cousins for magical deliciousness, whether it's Hokus Pokus against Lucky Charms or Corn, Rice or Wheat Squares versus Corn, Rice or Wheat Chex. Such truths surface once you buy the groceries instead of your parents, navigating a budget and a real world that suddenly seems less menacing when puffed grains can provide an avenue for leveling with people.

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  19. Prep girls basketball: Wickness takes over as new coach at SycamoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    Danielle Guerra - [email protected] New Sycamore girls' head basketball coach Adam Wickness demonstrates a drill during summer practice in the school's fieldhouse on Monday, June 27, 2016. Danielle Guerra - [email protected] New Sycamore girls' head basketball coach Adam Wickness watches a shooting drill during summer practice in the school's fieldhouse on Monday, June 27, 2016.

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  20. Coal CityRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Free Press

    Sportsmen could start seeing more of a prehistoric fish in the next decade if Illinois lawmakers have it there way. Tuesday, June 28, 2016 The Interstate 8 Conference has named All-Conference players for baseball and softball during the 2016 seasons.

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