SouthtownStar’s three things to know

SHARE SouthtownStar’s three things to know

THREE THINGS TO KNOW

No. 1: De La Salle should be good. After all, the Meteors are coached by a Hall of Famer. Anne Marie Marassa is to be inducted with eight others from Shepard High School on Oct. 27. Marassa earned All-SICA West and Southtown Economist All-Area honors as a junior and senior at Shepard. She went on to play at DePaul. Other former Shepard volleyball players to be inducted are Michelle (Miller) McKane, Lynn (Barcella) Lau, Lynn (Nimienski) Fuerst and Jamie (Van Anrooy) Engerman.

No. 2: The SouthWest Suburban is deep. The usual Southland stalwarts are finding that playing each other isn’t the only time they have to bring their “A’’ game. Lincoln-Way East found that out the hard way Tuesday in a Blue division loss to Bolingbrook. Earlier, Lincoln-Way Central got surprised by Bradley in its Red opener. Bradley has hung around, still tied for first in the Red with Lincoln-Way North and Central.

No. 3: Marist is well-traveled. The RedHawks went to Phoenix, Ariz., over the weekend and came away with a 3-2 record and a sixth-place finish at the Nike Tournament of Champions. Among their victories was a 25-23, 25-26, 25-21 decision over Sunnyslope (Ariz.). They also played top 10 nationally ranked Horizon of Scottsdale (Ariz.) and lost a 25-10, 25-20 decision. Carolyn Yerkes compiled 80 digs en route to earning All-Tournament honors.

The Latest
At least two defendants were expected to be released from prison Tuesday.
“There’s the grieving process — I think that’s normal,” the former Bears head coach said. “But you have to use that to be better.”
El hombre no se detuvo después de chocar, pero después fue arrestado.
Después de haber organizado varios desfiles este verano, el superintendente de policía señaló que los funcionarios de la ciudad ahora están “echando un vistazo urgente a la inteligencia”.
Durante las próximas cuatro semanas se realizarán unos 250 cortes de pelo, con citas disponibles en el sitio web de la organización iamagentleman.org.