Game-day challenges will always bring their own brand of pressure.
One thing that Lincoln-Way North seniors Anne Allen and Taylor Bowman won’t have to worry about, however, is impressing college scouts.
Both made commitments to Division I colleges in the fall.
“It takes a little bit of pressure off,” said Allen, who is ticketed for Valparaiso. “Now that we have a spot we’re going and have coaches who believe in us to play at the next level, we can relax and start playing and having fun.”
They were swinging free and easy in North’s 10-0 five-inning victory Wednesday over visiting Tinley Park.
Police responded to a ShotSpotter alert in the 5900 block of South Ashland Avenue when they were shot at, police said. Five men were later taken into custody, two of whom were wounded. No officers were hurt.
The bodies of three men have been removed from an apartment building that collapsed May 28. One survivor is suing the current and former owners, alleging they failed to notify residents of deteriorating conditions.
The Bears want what they want, and whichever suburb decides to pony up will get what it has coming.
Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and started an early blitz that chased the NHL’s hottest postseason goalie, and Vegas seized control of the series with a 7-2 victory.