Ryan Nilsson

“I call Rube Foster the godfather of Black baseball. I don’t say that lightly,” said Larry Lester, the chairman of the Society for American Baseball Research’s Negro Leagues Research Committee. “He was the king among kings.”
The independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball has used a radar system to determine balls and strikes in all its games for nearly a month.
The New Trier sailing team qualified for a national championship called the Atlantic Coast Championship. It’s set for November 8-9 in Oceanport, New Jersey.
The Raiders earned a hard-fought 1-1 tie against University of Chicago Laboratory Schools on Oct. 8 and clinched the Independent School League title.
The Wolves sophomore earned all-tournament honors at the Northside invite last weekend after smashing 46 kills and registering four blocks.
Vikings coach Michael Cott considers senior Mandy Aragon one of the team’s hardest workers in practice. That work ethic has produced impressive results.
After lopsided losses to Glenbrook South and New Trier, the Vikings routed Maine West in a CSL North game. Barrington Wade led the way with five touchdowns.
The offensive line had a strong game and gave the Dons a number of offensive opportunities Friday. Notre Dame had 189 yards rushing and 82 yards passing.
The Wolves marched 73 yards in 2:48 to score the game-winning touchdown on their last possession. They earned a 47-42 CSL South win over Evanston.