Public League continues Basketball domination at State Tournament

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader With another girl’s and boy’s high school basketball season in the books, the Chicago Public League continues its tradition of...

Can Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. really change the face of NASCAR?

By Ronda Racha Penrice, Urban News Service Tiger Woods changed the face of golf. Venus and Serena Williams transformed tennis. And now Darrell “Bubba” Wallace...

Chicago mourns death of basketball player Zeke Upshaw

The Mac Irvin Fire basketball program and Irvin family send their heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and teammates of former Fire player Zeke...

Chicago State fires women’s and men’s basketball coaches

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Late last week the Board of Trustees at Chicago State University quietly fired the head coaches of both the...

More Blacks than ever in Winter Olympics

  By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Black History Month is about to get very interesting, On the other side of the globe is a fresh crop...

White athlete with just one medal wins over Shani Davis to...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Chicago’s Shani Davis, one of America’s most decorated gold medal-champion in the Winter Olympics, lost the opportunity to carry the...

Gary’s DeAndre Gholston is featured on magazine cover

The 2017-2018 issue of the Hoosier Basketball Magazine was recently unveiled and is now available for the 48th season to the public. The magazine...

PHOTOS: Marshall’s girls take an easy win over Schurz

Marshall's girls take an easy win over Schurz in preseason play. Marshall record is to 2-0. Worsom Robinson/For Chicago Crusader

Whitney Young wins CPS first Tennis State Championship

By Natalie Valles, Chicago Crusader The Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Girls 2017 Tennis team has just become the first Chicago Public School to...

Chicago’s Phillips High School State Champions Again!

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader For the second time in three years, Chicago’s Phillips High School from Bronzeville has won the state championship in football...