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Boy’s tennis looking for an ace of a season

by Jeff Franklin Sports Writer   With the spring sports season in mid-swing, the boy’s tennis team is looking to have another successful season. Coming off of last season capped by not only a conference championship, but also a sectional championship, there is nothing but high expectations for the varsity squad. The team is led […]

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“The Blue Devil Himself”

by Aleks Mihailovic Sports Writer ESPN released the new addition of their 30 for 30 series on March 15, which drew a line between Duke University’s supporters and opponents. 30 for 30 is the title for a series of documentary films being shown on ESPN networks and sites associated with ESPN. 30 for 30 highlights […]

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Claire Burner

Ice Ice Baby

by Lindsay Wright Sports Editor   Lemont High School junior Claire Burner has been figuring skating for 13 years now and currently completed her first year (2014) as a junior level skater in United States Figure Skating competitions. Taking after her older brother Christian who was a figure skater, Burner followed in his footsteps and […]

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Slap shot to fame

by Lindsay Wright Sports Editor   Lemont High School senior Danny Dirst was chosen by the Chicago Blackhawks to be highlighted in their “High School Captain” spotlight series. As a candidate for this honor, Dirst sent in an application to the spotlight series and provided recommendations from his coaches. Dirst has played hockey since he […]

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Make it or “Bracket”

by Aleks Mihailovic Sports Writer   For most people March is another month closer to summer and weeks away from spring break. However, for sports fans, March is all about their brackets. Every year Selection Sunday sets in, drawing the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division 1 basketball fans to pull closer at the teams […]

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Boys wrestle to State

Lindsay Wright Sports Editor    The LHS wrestling team sent five team members to the Individual State Finals at The University of Illinois on Feb. 19-21, along with sending the entire team down to the Dual Team State Finals at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington on Feb. 28. The Tom-Tom was able to catch […]

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On track for a great season

by Jeff Franklin Sports Writer   On March 21, the Lemont Indians Boys Track & Field team will kick off their 2015 season with an indoor meet in the LHS field house. The Indians are looking to improve on last year’s second place finish at the South Suburban Blue Conference meet by sending as many […]

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Udziela wins bowling state

by Luvras Kleinauskas Sports Writer   In Feb. 2015, senior Kyra Udziela became the fourth Lemont student-athlete to win an individual title in an IHSA all-classes event after finishing as the individual champion at the 2015 IHSA Girls’ Bowling State Finals. Udziela also became the 13th bowler in Illinois state history to average higher than […]

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