Saturday, March 26, 2011

Home-field Advantage

South Elgin High School track athletes run through drills Thursday on the school's athletic field, which has no bleachers or scoreboard. (Andrew A. Nelles, For Chicago Tribune / March 25, 2011)

In Print:

Thursday, March 17, 2011

John H. White

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Chief Portrait

Mundelein Police Chief Raymond Rose poses at the Police Department in Mundelein, Ill., on Friday, February 25, 2011. Rose was the lead detective during the investigation of the 1976 triple murder of Frank, Mary and Michael Columbo in Elk Grove Village. (Andrew A. Nelles/ For The Chicago Tribune)


Friday, March 4, 2011

South Elgin Defeats Bartlett In Regional championship

South Elgin coach Chaz Taft holds the St. Charles East Class 4A Regional championship plaque with Dillon Gardner (right) after edging Bartlett 33-32 on Friday. | Andrew A. Nelles~For Sun-Times Media
 South Elgin's Jacob Maestranzi, left, is hoisted up by his team as teammate Brandon McClendon, right, reacts after their Class 4A Boys Basketball Regional title victory at St. Charles East High School in St. Charles, Ill., on Friday, March 4, 2011. | Andrew A. Nelles~For Sun-Times Media
LEFT - Bartlett's Lance Whitaker collides with South Elgin's Jacob Maestranzi during the first quarter on Friday night at St. Charles East. | Andrew A. Nelles~For Sun-Times Media

RIGHT - South Elgin's Dillon Gardner (#23) goes for two over Bartlett's Lorenzo Mitchell (#25) during the second quarter. | Andrew A. Nelles~For Sun-Times Media

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Maroon Post-Season Victory

Elgin's Kory Brown (#22) celebrates his game winning shot with teammates Jordan Dean, left, and Arie Williams, right, after Elgin's victory in the Class 4A Regional semifinal at Larkin High School in Elgin, Ill., on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. Brown narrowly scored a two-point basket in the final seconds of the fourth quarter, resulting in a 60-58 victory against Streamwood High School. | Andrew A. Nelles~For Sun-Times Media