Sports

H-F football ‘owes it to the community’ to erase last season

Homewood-Flossmoor football coach Terrell Alexander feels a responsibility to make up for last year. The Vikings were 4-5 during 2021’s pandemic-influenced campaign. They fell short of the postseason for the first time in a decade. H-F is ready to turn the page.  Terrell Alexander “It’s motivating,” Alexander, in his second[Read More…]

Homewood-Flossmoor senior-to-be Deion Johnson finished second at 113 pounds on July 19 at the US Marines Junior National Championships in Fargo, North Dakota. (Provided photo)

H-F wrestler finishes second in national tourney

Deion Johnson feels underappreciated and under-recruited going into this senior year at Homewood-Flossmoor. The 113-pounder has now made his presence known on the national wrestling scene.  The Vikings senior-to-be finished second at 113 pounds on July 19 in the US Marine Corps Junior National Championships in Fargo, North Dakota. The[Read More…]

The H-F Vikings Peewee U12 team won the Northwest Hockey Summer League championship with a shootout. The team was 8-0 in the regular season. (Provided photo)

Peewee hockey Vikings win summer league championship

It came down to a shoot-out. After playing in regulation time to a 2-2 tie, the fifth through seventh graders on the Homewood-Flossmoor Vikings youth hockey team won the Northwest Summer Hockey League championship June 12 by holding their opponent scoreless. The H-F Vikings Peewee U12 team won the Northwest[Read More…]

Homewood-Flossmoor incoming senior Dillon Head warms up before one of his games for the MLB/USA Baseball Pipeline League last week in North Carolina. (Provided photo)

H-F outfielder at the Head of the baseball class

Homewood-Flossmoor senior-to-be Dillon Head has played in some major tournaments over his extensive baseball history. Still, the Player Development Pipeline League he had the chance to play in last week was special.  “It was a great experience, getting to compete against potential first rounders (in the MLB draft) and competing[Read More…]

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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