Posts Tagged ‘ sports ’

Gordon Loses Heartbreaker

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March 5, 2013

This was a heartbreaking loss for Gordon first-year head basketball coach Tom Kleinschmidt. Uplift (17-9) beat the Rams (17-10) 47-44 to win the Senn Regional in the Class 3A state playoffs on Friday night. The Titans advanced to the Antioch Sectional with 22 free throws and 16 offensive rebounds while Gordon missed 13 free...
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Schurz Upsets Lane in Playoffs

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March 1, 2013

The Indians were stunned on Monday night in the Class 4A regional at St. Patrick by Schurz (9-18) 65-58 in overtime. The Bulldogs rallied from a 17-point deficit to earn a matchup against New Trier (24-5). “It was a fortunate win because we were down the whole game,” Schurz head coach James Shelton said...
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Young Wins 1st Basketball Title Since 1998

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February 17, 2013

Whitney Young High School won its first Chicago Public League basketball championship since 1998 with a 60-56 overtime win over Morgan Park
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Loyola Defeats GT Rams 49-40

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February 9, 2013

Loyola Academy pulled a 49-40 Catholic League win from the revived Gordon Tech Rams.
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Gordon Tech Wrestling Successes

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February 4, 2013
Gordon Tech Wrestling Successes

The Rams wrestling program took 6th place in the  Chicago Catholic League Championship.  Junior Eric Estrada took fourth place, Senior Jeffrey Yacab took second place and Senior Justin Alonzo took first place. Justin becomes the first Catholic League Champion for Gordon Tech since 2004. In other athletic news from GT, Ty Tres had the...
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Gordon Tops St Joe; Catholic League Losing Streak Ends at 35

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January 5, 2013

Gordon Tech ended a 35 game losing streak, defeating St Joseph High School 65-35 Friday.
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Nazareth Nets Win Over Gordon

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December 9, 2012

In a night of memories, Nazareth (6-1) beat Gordon Tech (4-3) 48-32 in a game played at Northwest Middle School. Northwest, the home of a now closed Catholic school named Archbishop Weber,  was a rival to current Gordon coach Tom Kleinschmidt and a home to Nazareth head basketball coach John Bonk. Gordon decided to hold...
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Lane Drops Red Opener

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December 9, 2012

The Foreman Hornets (3-0, 1-0) started defense of its Red North section title in basketball by beating Lane (2-4,0-1) 48-41. On this day it was a sophomore that did damage to Lane on its home court. Lonell Williams came off the bench to score 13 points. Williams, who made 6-of-8 shots, scored eight points...
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St. Bens Girls Earn Bragging Rights on Gordon Tech

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December 6, 2012

It’s always intense when the St. Benedict Bengals and Gordon Tech Rams square off in girls basketball, and Monday was no different. The Bengals (3-0, 1-0) downed the Rams 55-42 at St. Benedict in the first conference matchup of the season for both teams. The Bengals held Gordon Tech  to just six points in the fourth quarter,...
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Simeon Wins Prep Bowl

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November 30, 2012

Calling this year’s Prep Bowl an offensive struggle would be an understatement. Maybe both defense should be given credit as Simeon (11-2) won its first Prep Bowl 14-12 in overtime over Brother Rice (7-6). The Wolverines prevailed despite committing four turnovers while on defense Jabari Winston intercepted three passes. Brother Rice had three goal...
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