Sports

By Ryan Schleicher - Sun Focus Newspapers Mattie Watts excels in Nordic skiing On a warm summer morning, the sun pops up over the horizon, casting its vibrant light while spotlighting the green of the trees, enhancing the colors of the flowers, and giving everything in sight the pizazz, the character, the individuality it seems to [...]

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The past few seasons haven’t been the kindest to the Irondale Knights baseball team, but the dawn of a new season provides optimism, and this year, for Irondale, there’s enough reason for optimism. Brian Peloquin, Irondale Head Baseball Coach has worked diligently to make his baseball team a contender in the North Suburban Conference and [...]

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Here is an exciting scenario. Only a few seconds remain on the clock, the score remains tied as teams duke it out in the fourth overtime with a chance to go to the state championship on the line. Sounds exciting, right? To most, it sounds like anything a sports fan could possibly want. There is [...]

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High school girls basketball teams are finishing up sectional play this week, preparing the field for next week’s final state tournament championship of the busy winter season.

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Irondale was defeated by Champlin Park who entered the Section 5, Class 4A tournament as the No. 1 seed. The Knights, who have had played their hearts out, came into this one as an underdog because of how dominant Champlin Park has been this season claiming the Northwest Suburban Conference championship after putting together a [...]

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