New Northwestern Quarterback Ryan Hilinski Transfers In From South Carolina, Brings Mission To Give Voice To Mental Health For College AthletesRyan Hilinski is a transfer from South Carolina, and he will have a shot at the starting job with the Wildcats next season.
CPS Athletes Will Not Be Playing Basketball Next Month, Despite Green Light From IHSA In Defiance Of Gov. Pritzker Amid COVID-19 Surge The Illinois High School Association this week said it planned to go ahead with high school basketball practices last month in defiance of Gov. JB Pritzker’s new guidance that places the sport in a high-risk category – but Chicago Public Schools athletes will not be taking to the court.
Suburban Parents Sue IHSA To Let Student Athletes PlayThe plaintiffs are asking the court to find the changes invalid and in turn, void them, which would force the return of football and other sports.
Lawsuit Coming In Hopes Of Getting Illinois Student Athletes Back On Field; Some Parents Hope It May Pave Way For Reopening Of SchoolsA lawsuit is soon expected to be filed by some parents in hopes of putting Illinois student athletes back in play.
'Let Us Play!:' Student Athletes Rally At Thompson Center Asking For State To Allow Fall Sports Despite COVID-19 PandemicStudent athletes rallied outside the Thompson Center Saturday as part of an ongoing push to let them play fall sports despite ongoing coronavirus concerns.
Student Athletes From Oak Forest Bring Surprise To 6-Year-Old Harvey BoyThis Be Kind To Humankind Week, and some students certainly exhibited some kindness on Sunday.
Sports Mental Health Coach Advises Young Athletes on Dealing With Coronavirus"During Covid-19 we've been focusing a lot on a growth mindset and helping athletes see the opportunity in this situation, but also allowing themselves to feel the loss and grief in their season or or an abrupt end to their athletic career."
Delayed By CTU Strike, Athletes Hit The Pitch For Recruiters, Chance For ScholarshipsCoaches hunting for talent. Players hunting for a home. The final fallout from a teachers strike where the ripple effects may last awhile longer.
Mayor Lightfoot Turns Out At Gately Stadium To Cheer On Simeon In Playoff GameMayor Lori Lightfoot paid a visit to Gately Stadium in the Roseland community Saturday to cheer on Simeon Career Academy, as the Wolverines played and won in the Illinois football playoffs.
NCAA Moves Closer To Letting College Athletes Profit From Use Of Name And Image; Bill Pending In IllinoisThe NCAA is embracing change – moving one step closer to allowing student athletes to earn money off their names, images, and likenesses.
School Canceled Again Tuesday Amid Teachers' Strike, Advocate Suggests New Idea To Help Student AthletesTuesday will mark the ninth day of missed class for Chicago Public Schools students.
Teachers' Strike Costs Solorio Academy Soccer Team The PlayoffsThe week-old Chicago teachers’ strike has already cost a school soccer team the playoffs.
Attorney Hopes To Secure Place For Jones Prep Cross-Country Team In Regionals Despite Teachers' StrikeA Chicago Public Schools cross-country team has lawyered up – now looking for a way to keep their season alive as teachers are on strike.
Student Athletes Plead With State To Play Amid Chicago Teachers' StrikeAs the Chicago teachers’ strike continued Sunday, more student athletes were speaking out in hopes of salvaging their playoff runs.
IHSA Launches New Initiative To Address ConcussionsSports organizations across the nation have come under fire for not doing enough to safeguard against concussions, particularly in football, and the IHSA’s “Play Smart. Play Hard” campaign was designed to address that.