Chicago Sky Looking Good After Olympics Break

On a Friday night just days after our reigning WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne received her very first Olympic Gold Medal, she recorded her fourth 30-plus point game of the season, leading all scorers with 34. Delle Donne also set a new season high from the free throw line, going 14-for-14. In her last three home... Read more »

Olympic Gold Medalist Elena Delle Donne-A Golden Girl Comes Home

Today marked the first day of practice with her Chicago Sky teammates after Elena Delle Donne’s very successful venture with Team USA Basketball at the Olympic games held in Rio. She met with the media today at the Sky’s practice center in Deerfield and the MVP, now gold medalist had some great experiences to share... Read more »

Good Sports & Doing Good Through Sports

  Supporting Education Through Golf….   18th Annual Hunger Scramble Golf Outing presented by West Suburban Bank Tuesday, August 23, 2016  :  8:30 a.m. Cantigny Golf Club, Wheaton What to expect: A fun, scramble-style outing, including on-course tastings and giveaways and scenic views. Immediately followed by the 19th hole reception including food, open bar, a silent auction and raffle... Read more »
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I'm In Shock and Awe

*Jim Furyk shoots a 58 in this weekend’s PGA Tour event….lowest ever recorded score on the PGA Tour.   I’m in AWE *Michael Phelps earns his 19th Olympic Swimming Gold Medal.        I’m in AWE *Elena Delle Donne Comes out – goes to first Olympics – announces her engagement. I’m in Shock and... Read more »

LPGA UL International Crown - A Volunteer's Story

Preface: My good friend and golfin’ buddy, Sharon Cromeans, and I have worked together in our last two golf industry jobs. The first one for a large golf retailer where we met and then when I went to work at an area golf course, I recommended her to our boss and she soon came aboard... Read more »

Chicago Sky Announce Sky High Basketball Clinics for August

Sky Fans,   The Chicago Sky have announced their semi-annual basketball clinic coming up on Wednesday, August 17thand Thursday, August 18th at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont. Each day is limited to the first 40 participants, so register today! Sky players and coaching staff will be present at both days.   For $30, you will receive,... Read more »
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UL International Crown - Final Day: USA USA!!!

As the world prepares for the summer Olympic games to begin in a few weeks, the golf world got a sampling of competition featuring one nation against another in this week’s playing of the UL International Crown at the Merit Club in Gurnee. What an event it was – the weather was sweltering, the golf... Read more »

UL International Crown - Day 3

Rule Britannia & USA USA – both squads scored 4 points ensuring the teams will be playing the singles matches on Sunday. There are a couple of matches still pending due to heavy storms that arrived early evening halting play for the day which will resume early Sunday morning to determine the finalists for the... Read more »

UL International Crown - Day Two

Today’s matches were exciting, odd, fun to watch and they proved to be a much needed boost in the arm to Team USA which finally tallied some points thanks to some stellar play from the team of Lexi Thompson and Cristie Kerr who pulled in two points while Stacy Lewis and Gerina Piller earned one... Read more »
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UL International Crown - Game On!

With day one in the books at the UL International Crown tournament, things are looking mighty dim for Team USA and Team Australia as neither team garnered any points in the opening day matches. Our U.S. squad got quashed by Team England while Team Australia got blown out by Chinese Taipei (Taiwan). Team China and... Read more »