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NORMAL, Ill. - The Normal CornBelters, presented by Illinois Corn Farmers, have announced they are hosting a Michael Collins Tribute Night on August 19. The CornBelters are playing the Schaumburg… Read the full story »

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Woodbridge, Va., High School Ballfields Scrutinized for Sex Discrimination – washingtonpost.com

July 20, 2009 – 3:53 pm |
Here’s what happens when the government’s good intentions pave the way.  This is a follow up on a recent post where I expressed some dismay at what was transpiring at…

No more grass stains for Brother Rice football

July 13, 2009 – 5:14 am |
This story about the installation of field turf on the football field at suburban Chicago Brother Rice High School is interesting in many aspects.  The price tag, of course, is…

Diamond hunting

June 19, 2009 – 3:52 pm |
Looking for a field for your 16U round-robin tournament or for a 12U double-header?  If you’ve got a working relationship or a standing agreement with a park district or school,…