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...

Bears and NFL criticized over national anthem policy

U.S. Representative Robin Kelly (IL-02), along with U.S. Representatives Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Congressmen Bobby Rush (IL-01) and Danny Davis (IL-07), sent a letter to...

2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge

For high school basketball lovers the 2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge was a riveting display of athletic prowess and sportsmanship as teams competed...

The Chicago Football Classic: It’s a different world

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader It was one fine Saturday afternoon at Solider Field a year ago. Kanye West’s “Gold Digger” thumped as old friends...

PUT A RING ON IT

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The championship trophy has been awarded. Celebrations all over Chicago have been held. Scholarships have been offered. The only thing...

Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep’s New Stadium

The Pullman and Roseland neighborhoods celebrated the opening of the Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory School’s new $3 million state-of-the-art multi-sport stadium and the momentum...

Kenwood comes up short against Simeon in City Title game

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader The up and coming boys basketball program at Kenwood Academy served notice last weekend they plan to be...

George Taliaferro, first African-American ever taken in NFL draft, dies at...

By Zach Osterman, Indianapolis Star George Taliaferro, an All-American at Indiana and a trailblazer for African-Americans in football, has died. He was 91. A cornerstone of...

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)...

Gary for Life Basketball League Tuesdays and Thursdays

The Gary for Life Basketball League has been burning up the court on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Hudson-Campbell Fitness Center. The League’s inaugural...