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Following the signing of the emerging sports letter by Bremen High School District 228, a club lacrosse team is forming for the 2013 season, with hopes that the team will grow to both boys and girls teams in the coming year.
Oak Forest aldermen approved a year-long agreement with the Oak Forest Park District to allow the park district to run the batting cages in the Oak Forest Community Center. The agreement will cost both sides $0.
The Illinois Girls Wrestling Team recently began competing and practicing in the Southland area. The team is coached and organized by Oak Forest resident Mike Houston and is one of the only all-girl wrestling organizations in the state.
District 228 administration still hasn't signed an emerging sports letter for lacrosse, which would allow the Oak Forest Fury, a high school club team made up of area students, to compete against other schools.
Rondell Saddler, Ben Santiago, Ricardo Vargas, Corey Brent and Tyler Usterbowski all signed national letters of intent to play college football next year. The five players all signed their letters on Wednesday, Feb. 6.
Early registration for the Oak Forest Fleadh 5K ends Monday, Feb. 11. The run costs $30, with the option of also purchasing a special dry-tech shirt for an additional $5. The Fleadh 5K takes place on March 9.
Check out what's on special at local bars and pubs in Oak Forest and Tinley Park for the big game on Sunday, Feb. 3.
Bremen High School District Board of Education President Deb Stearns will stay on the April 9 ballot, after the district's education officers electoral board voted to dismiss several challenges to her candidacy.
Salah scored 11 points in the Lady Bengals 56-33 win over Illiana Christian, Monday, Dec. 10.
Jon Wolf, an Oak Forest High School football star and graduate, led the Minnesota State University Mavericks to the NCAA Division II Football Championship Semifinal this year, falling to Valdosta State 35-19 on Dec. 8.
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