LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears offensive linemen Roberto Garza and Matt Slauson and wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery remain sidelined with injuries, although the team is not discussing their severity.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Rams defensive end Chris Long will undergo surgery and is out indefinitely with a left leg injury sustained in the opening loss to the Vikings.
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (AP) — Stevenson High School point guard Jalen Brunson, who received scholarship offers from Illinois and other major college basketball programs, announced Wednesday he has decided to attend Villanova.
Ryan Rickets is a 2011 GHS graduate who played football, basketball and track for the Silver Streaks. He is currently the starting left guard for the Western Illinois University football team. Ryan will graduate from Western in December but will return as a fifth year player for the Leathernecks next season. We had a chance to chat with Ryan about his high school experience in Galesburg and his career at WIU on the WGIL Morning News.
The Abingdon/Avon Tornadoes have cracked the top-10 in this week’s Illinois High School Class 1A Football Poll.