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...

Basketball Players Combine Sport with Learning

For one class at Ivy Tech Community College, the selection for this year’s regional book discussion was the perfect marriage of academics and athletics. Books...

Super Bowl 2019: Male Los Angeles Rams cheerleaders will make history

Male cheerleaders will be at the Super Bowl for the first time ever - and they'll be cheering on the Los Angeles Rams! "I think...

Golden Champions

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader While some smashed records, others made history. Some turned into overnight trailblazers by becoming the first Black in their sport...

Gary’s Steelers Track Team are winning medals

By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Close to half the team of Gary’s Steelers AAU Track Team qualified and represented the City of Gary during...

Open Letter on the IHSAA Ruling From a Student’s Perspective

Dear IHSAA: The recent ruling by the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) prohibits every athlete in every sport at Thea Bowman Leadership Academy (TBLA)...

Golf industry aims to diversify “The Game of Kings”

By Michael H. Cottman Steve Mona, CEO of the World Golf Foundation, says strong words about an overwhelmingly white, $70 billion business. “The golf industry should...

Reactions to Chicago Bears new ‘classic’ jersey for 2019

By Matt Eurich, 247Sports After hinting at a new jersey unveiling for the 2019 season, the Chicago Bears gave everyone a look at their new...

Stars back #ImWithKap ahead of Super Bowl

As the hours to Super Bowl LIII tick down, some celebs have shown their support for a different cause using the hashtag #ImWithKap. The hashtag...

Raby and Phillips Guaranteed Trophies in State Football Playoffs

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader For the first time in history, two Chicago Public League teams have made it to the semifinal round...