Lewis University volleyball players Aly Schneider and Abby
Becker recently received Division II Conference Commissioner's Association
(D2CCA) All-Midwest Region honors, according to www.lewisflyers.com.
Led by Offensive Player of the Year
Broc Rutter, 14 North Central College football players earned
postseason honors from the College Conference of Illinois and
Wisconsin (CCIW), according to www.NorthCentralCardinals.com.
One year ago, Bolingbrook native Kennedy Cattenhead was a redshirt sophomore guard for the University of Illinois women's basketball team, seventh in seniority behind several upperclassmen on the roster.
Lewis University won the 2016 Great Lakes Valley
Conference (GLVC) East Division, with the Flyers' 3-0 victory over St. Joseph's on Nov.
12 at Neil Carey Arena in Romeoville, according to LewisFlyers.com.
North Central College (NCC) men's basketball players Alex Sorenson
and Connor Raridon recently were named to D3hoops.com's NCAA Division III Preseason
All-American Team, NorthCentralCardinals.com said.
Upsets are a part of the NCAA basketball tournaments every year, hence the term "March Madness" that has come to define the events. One local team is looking to expand on a fantastic season, but also to get over one of those infamous March upsets.