Dana Evans chooses the Louisville “Cards”

The dynamic West Side Leadership Academy point guard, who commands the floor at only 5-foot-6 inches, announced at a Sept. 27 press conference her...

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...

Highlights of the Chicago Football Classic

Crusader staff report When the rain cleared, the battle began. When the sun went down, Central State University went with it in style while Clark...

Kappa’s 2018 Annual Scholarship Golf Outing and Day Party

The Gary Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. will host its Annual Scholarship Golf Outing and Golf Shirts & Sundresses Day Party...

Quintet of Meteors chosen to All-CCL Green First Team in Football

De La Salle recently announced that five members of its varsity football team were chosen to the 2016 All-Chicago Catholic League Green Division First...

Morgan Park High Grad – Returns as NIU Coach for Big...

Melvin Rice, an all-state player named first team All Public League at Chicago’s Morgan Park High School, who went on to become a three-year...

Marshall Defeats Simeon to Take Third Place at State

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Dorothy Gaters, the winningest high school basketball coach in Illinois, led her team to a third place finish last weekend...

Public League Dominates State Basketball Tournament

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader The Chicago Public League served notice to the rest of the state last weekend that boys’ basketball is their sport....

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...

Indiana Fever extend WNBA record by clinching 12th playoff berth

The Indiana Fever (16-15) have clinched a berth in the 2016 WNBA Playoffs presented by Verizon, by virtue of a tonight’s win at Washington....