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...

Orr Wins First State Title in School History

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader While the student population at Orr Academy has plummeted to 376 students, the basketball culture at the West Side school...

CPS Girl’s Basketball Makes History

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader For decades CPS boys basketball teams have had a consistent presence in the state finals. But this year the...

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...

Some things YOU need to know about the Chicago Football Classic

By Andrea Smith Hey there Chicago sports fans—it’s time to get ready for some Football!! The 19th Annual Chicago Football Classic (CFC) is just a...

Four Chicagoans among Top 20 WNBA Players in History

By J. Coyden Palmer When the WNBA celebrated their 20th Anniversary earlier this week, they also released a list of the Top 20 players in...

Holiday Traditions Program at National Lakeshore

The community is invited to celebrate “Holiday Traditions in the Dunes” on Saturday, December 5, from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Indiana Dunes...

Tamika Catchings announces Legacy Tour dates

Preparing to embark on her final WNBA season, Indiana Fever star Tamika Catchings has announced dates and sites of her 12-city Legacy Tour. The WNBA...

Houston Texans owner: ‘We can’t have the inmates running the prison’

By Erick Johnson During an intense meeting at the NFL headquarters in New York, Houston Texans owner Bob McNair said “We can’t have the inmates...

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)...