The storied NFL franchise, the Chicago Bears, relish working with youth and giving back to the community. This time, they're running two months of summer camps for children from the ages of 6 to 14. This includes 25 stops in several different cities. The final stop on this tour is in Naperville on July 25th through the 28th.
Joliet Slammers field manager Jeff Isom and left-handed pitchers Spencer Medick and Sean Townsley have been added to the East Division team in the Frontier League's Y'All Star game Wednesday, July 16, in Florence, Kentucky, according to the team's website.
Kiley Southall out of Wilmington, Illinois was a key member of the Conference USA champion Florida Atlantic University (FAU) women's softball squad despite starting just nine of the team's 60 games this year.
Despite her pedigree, it was easy for Florida Atlantic University's (FAU) and Minooka, Illinois native Amanda Wilson to get lost in the shuffle of a highly successful season for the Owls women's softball team.
Michigan's softball team is a storied franchise that has been among the front-runners in Big Ten softball as of late, and junior outfielder Kelly Christner from Tinley Park, Illinois is one of the chief reasons why.