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U.S. football team, including Frankfort woman, brought home by Air Force after being stranded in Honduras

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Frankfort native Shannon Cooley and the other 54 players and coaches on a women's tackle football team that had been stranded in a Honduras hotel after the country closed its borders and began a lockdown were airlifted out of Honduras on Friday,...

Alumni Spotlight: LW East grad Leonard goes from walk-on to star closer on Iowa baseball team

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Grant Leonard was ready to give up baseball.

The Mokena native and Lincoln-Way East graduate went to North Central College in Naperville for the 2015-16 school year, ready to begin his career as a pitcher for the...

Alumni Spotlight: East grads Kozak, Skoda enjoy Final Four run at Carthage

by Steve Millar, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Andrea Kozak thought she was done with volleyball.

Kozak, a Mokena native, played for three years at Lincoln-Way North. But when she moved over to Lincoln-Way East for her senior year following the...