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NHL 2015 - Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

 

 

NHL 2015 - Blackhawks Win Stanley Cup

Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) attempts to knock down a floating puck while screening St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) attempts to knock down a floating puck while screening St. Louis Blues goaltender
Ryan Miller (39) in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago
on Sunday, April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp (10) skates in on a break away scoring a goal on St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp (10) skates in on a break away scoring a goal on St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39)
in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday,
April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) grabs captain Jonathan Toews (19) after Toews scored a power play goal early in the third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) grabs captain Jonathan Toews (19) after Toews scored a power play goal early in the
third period of Game 6 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A young Blackhawk fan watches the third period of the NHL Playoff series Game 6 between the St. Louis Blues the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues 5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media A young Blackhawk fan watches the third period of the NHL Playoff series Game 6 between the St. Louis Blues the Chicago
Blackhawks at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014. The Blackhawks defeated the St. Louis Blues
5-1 and will advance to the semi-finals. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) reacts after loosing his mask in the first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media St. Louis Blues goaltender Ryan Miller (39) reacts after loosing his mask in the
first period of Game 6 in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United
Center in Chicago on Sunday, April 27, 2014.
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Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) battles in front of the net with St. Louis Blues forward Brenden Morrrow (10) and defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk (22) in the first period of Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) battles in front of the net with St. Louis Blues forward
Brenden Morrrow (10) and defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk (22) in the first period of Game 3
of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on
Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

 

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) celebrates with forward Patrick Kane (88) after scoring the opening goal in the first period of Game 3 against the St. Louis Blues in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) celebrates with forward Patrick Kane
(88) after scoring the opening goal in the first period of Game 3 against the St. Louis
Blues in the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on
Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save in the second period of Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the St. Louis Blues at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014.  Crawford shut the Blues out 2-0.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford (50) makes a save in the second period of Game 3 of the
first-round NHL hockey playoff series against the St. Louis Blues at the United Center in Chicago
on Monday, April 21, 2014. Crawford shut the Blues out 2-0. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks season ticket holder Ron Kelly of Hawthorn Woods, Ill. cheers after forward Marcus Kruger (16) scored an empty net goal late in the third period to beat the Blues 2-0 in Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks season ticket holder Ron Kelly of Hawthorn Woods, Ill. cheers after forward Marcus Kruger (16) scored an
empty net goal late in the third period to beat the Blues 2-0 in Game 3 of the first-round NHL hockey playoff series at the
United Center in Chicago on Monday, April 21, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

 

 

New Trier junior Rebecca Lindblad (7) battles Loyola freshman Valerie Caldwell (14) for the puck early in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Rebecca Lindblad (7) battles Loyola freshman Valerie Caldwell (14) for the puck early in the Illinois State
Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double
overtime. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola goaltender Mia Rascia (35) makes a save on New Trier senior Elizabeth Hoff (73) during the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Loyola goaltender Mia Rascia (35) makes a save on New Trier senior Elizabeth Hoff (73) during the Illinois State Championship
game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Ivy Dynek (77) throws her gear after he team defeated Loyola 3-2 in double overtime in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Ivy Dynek (77) throws her gear after her team defeated Loyola 3-2 in
double overtime in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center
in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glebrook North goaltender Nathan Berger (20) dives to cover the puck in the second period during the Illinois State Championship game against New Trier at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.    | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North goaltender Nathan Berger (20) dives to cover the puck in the second period during the Illinois State
Championship game against New Trier at the United Center in Chicago on
Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North junior Christopher Zhang (16) tries to control the puck around a divining New Trier junior Matt Boscow (47) in the first period of the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Glenbrook North junior Christopher Zhang (16) tries to control the puck around a divining New Trier junior Matt Boscow (47)
in the first period of the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on
Thursday, March 20, 2014. New Trier defeated Glenbrook North 2-1.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Matt Garcia (65) celebrates with the Illinois State Championship trophy after his team defeated Glenbrook North 2-1 at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier junior Matt Garcia (65) celebrates with the Illinois State Championship trophy after his team defeated Glenbrook
North 2-1 at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier players celebrate after defeating Glenbrook North 2-1 in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media New Trier players celebrate after defeating Glenbrook North 2-1 in the Illinois State Championship game at the United Center
in Chicago on Thursday, March 20, 2014. | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media

 

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Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) carries the puck around the net while being pressured by LA Kings defenseman Matt Greene (2) in the second period during the home game on Sunday, December 15, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw (65) carries the puck around the net while being pressured by LA Kings
defenseman Matt Greene (2) in the second period during the home game on Sunday, December 15, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Antti Raanta (31) looks at the puck before gloving it out of the air in the second period during the home game against the LA Kings on Sunday, December 15, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Antti Raanta (31) looks at the puck before gloving it out of the air in the
second period during the home game against the LA Kings on Sunday, December 15, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) looks to pass the puck in the offensive zone during the second period during in the game against the LA Kings on Sunday, December 15, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews (19) looks to pass the puck in the offensive zone during
the second period in the game against the LA Kings on Sunday, December 15, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Saad (20) tries to get around LA Kings defenseman Matt Greene (2) in the second period during the home game on Sunday, December 15, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Brandon Saad (20) tries to get around LA Kings defenseman Matt Greene (2) in the second period
during the home game on Sunday, December 15, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks center Michal Handzus (26, left) battles LA Kings defenseman Slava Voynov (26) for the puck in mid air during the third period on Sunday, December 15, 2013.  The Blackhawks defeated the LA Kings 3-1.   | Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks center Michal Handzus (26, left) battles LA Kings defenseman Slava Voynov (26) for the puck in mid air
during the third period on Sunday, December 15, 2013. The Blackhawks defeated the LA Kings 3-1.
| Michael Jarecki/For Sun-Times Media
Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) enters the stage while hoisting the Stanley Cup during Jimmy Buffett performance at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) enters the stage while hoisting the Stanley Cup during Jimmy Buffett
performance at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) cheers during the Jimmy Buffett concert along with the Stanley Cup at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) cheers during the Jimmy Buffett
concert along with the Stanley Cup at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly
Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) makes an appearance with Jimmy Buffett at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) makes an appearance with Jimmy Buffett at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at
Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media forward Patrick Kane (88) dances around the Stanley Cup during the Jimmy Buffett concert at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media forward Patrick Kane (88) dances around the Stanley Cup during the Jimmy Buffett concert
at the First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago on Saturday, June 29, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media
Chicago Blackhawks Chairman ROCKY WIRTZ (second from right) raises the Stanley Cup along with other Chicago Blackhawks management during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks Chairman ROCKY WIRTZ (second from right) raises the Stanley Cup along with other Chicago Blackhawks
management during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.
(Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com)

 

Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) waves to fans during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) waves to fans during the victory parade through downtown Chicago
on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Fans wait near the United Center before the start of the Chicago Blackhawks Victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Fans wait near the United Center before the start of the Chicago Blackhawks Victory parade through downtown Chicago
on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) attempts to catch a roll of toilet paper that was thrown front he crowd during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks forward MARIAN HOSSA (81) attempts to catch a roll of toilet paper that was thrown from the crowd
during the victory parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.
(Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks captain JONATHAN TOEWS (19) raises the Stanley Cup outside of the United Center before the start of the parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013.  (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com) Chicago Blackhawks captain JONATHAN TOEWS (19) raises the Stanley Cup outside of the United Center before the start
of the parade through downtown Chicago on Friday, June 28, 2013. (Credit Image: © Michael Jarecki/ZUMAPRESS.com)
New Trier's Zev Glass (16) misses a shot on goal in the third period during the Hockey City Classic game against Loyola at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media New Trier’s Zev Glass (16) misses a shot on goal in the third period during the Hockey City Classic game against Loyola
at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola's John Buck (32) grabs New Trier's Zev Glass (16) after a whistle in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola’s John Buck (32) grabs New Trier’s Zev Glass (16) after a whistle in the second period during the Hockey City Classic
game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola's Joey Schaefer (19) tries to clear a puck away from the front of the net while New Trier's Jesse Arnold (21) attempts a shot on goal in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013. New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1. | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Loyola’s Joey Schaefer (19) tries to clear a puck away from the front of the net while New Trier’s Jesse Arnold (21)
attempts a shot on goal in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
New Trier defeated Loyola 3-1.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media St. Rita senior Christopher Foley (9) battles Fenwick's Mack Sinnott (93) for the puck in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media St. Rita senior Christopher Foley (9) battles Fenwick’s Mack Sinnott (93) for the puck in the second period during the Hockey
City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick's Ben Kohen (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of the game in the first period during the Hockey City Classic game against St. Rita at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick’s Ben Kohen (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of the game in the first period during the
Hockey City Classic game against St. Rita at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
| Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick players watch from the bench as teammates battle St. Rita in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  | Michael Jarecki ~ For Sun-Times Media Fenwick players watch from the bench as teammates battle St. Rita in the second period during the Hockey City Classic game
at Soldier Field on Saturday, February 9, 2013.
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November 22nd, 2012 Permalink

high school hockey

March 20th, 2012 Permalink

Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) stops a shot on goal from Deerfield forward Michael Wiggemansen (91) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   New Trier Green captain Robert Acri […]

Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) stops a shot on goal from Deerfield forward Michael Wiggemansen (91) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

New Trier Green captain Robert Acri (29) reacts after scoring a goal in the first period during the Blackhawk Cup semifinal game against St. Rita at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Saturday, March 17, 2012. St. Rita defeated New Trier Green 3-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Libertyville’s David Vieth (14) tries to keep a puck in the offensive zone during his teams powerplay in the Illinois High School Hockey Championships combined division game against Rockford at The Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Saturday, March 10, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Deerfield captain John Kerstein (27) redirects a puck through Loyola Maroon goaltender Thomas Lyman IV (2) during the Blackhawk State Cup White Division game at the Edge Ice Arena on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Deerfield defeated Loyola Maroon 5-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

3 from the weekend…

February 28th, 2012 Permalink

Members of the Skinny Williams Trio (right to left), Precious Taylor, Skinny Williams and Adrian Ruiz perform at the Winnetka Public Library Northfield branch on Sunday, February 26, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media     Stevenson players celebrate with their fans after defeating Glenbrook North 4-3 in overtime during the Chicago Metro […]

Members of the Skinny Williams Trio (right to left), Precious Taylor, Skinny Williams and Adrian Ruiz perform at the Winnetka Public Library Northfield branch on Sunday, February 26, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

Stevenson players celebrate with their fans after defeating Glenbrook North 4-3 in overtime during the Chicago Metro Scholastic Cup Varsity Championship game on Sunday, February 26, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

Lake Forest Deerpath’s Jamie Oberheide (background) tries to pin Oakgrove’s Michael Watson while competing in the 90lbs weight class during the IESA Regional Wrestling meet at Deerpath Middle School on Saturday, February 25, 2021. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

hockey playoff photographs…

February 21st, 2012 Permalink

Highland Park goaltender Michael Gordon (23) looks for the shooter during the Blackhawk Cup playoff game against York on Sunday, February 19, 2012. Highland Park defeated York 4-3 in overtime.  | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   Glenbrook North forward Garrison Sanipass (32) takes a shot on goal during the Scholastic Cup Hockey Playoff […]

Highland Park goaltender Michael Gordon (23) looks for the shooter during the Blackhawk Cup playoff game against York on Sunday, February 19, 2012. Highland Park defeated York 4-3 in overtime.  | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Glenbrook North forward Garrison Sanipass (32) takes a shot on goal during the Scholastic Cup Hockey Playoff game against Highland Park at the Northbrook Sports Center on Saturday, February 11, 2012.  | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Buffalo Grove/Hersey/Wheeling goaltender Andrew Cole (33) watches a puck go wide during the Scholastic Cup Playoff game against Glenbrook North on Sunday, February 19, 2012. Glenbrook North shut out Buffalo Grove/Hersey/Wheeling 4-0. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Highland Park’s Griffin Rutstein (28) tries to move the puck around Glenbrook North defenseman Patrick McNally (4) during the Scholastic Cup Hockey Playoff game at the Northbrook Sports Center on Saturday, February 11, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

 

sports

February 10th, 2012 Permalink

Buffalo Grove/Hersey/Wheeling senior Daniel Easley (20, right) carries the puck into the offensive zone during the Boys High School All-State game at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Monday, February 6, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   New Trier’s Andrew Steen reacts after a whistle while competing against Glenbrook North’s Michael […]

Buffalo Grove/Hersey/Wheeling senior Daniel Easley (20, right) carries the puck into the offensive zone during the Boys High School All-State game at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Monday, February 6, 2012. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

New Trier’s Andrew Steen reacts after a whistle while competing against Glenbrook North’s Michael Maksimovic in the 145 lbs weight class during the IHSA Class 3A Regional Wrestling Tournament at Glenbrook South High School on Saturday, February 4, 2012. Maksimovic defeated Steen.  | michael jarecki ~ for Sun Times Media

 

Lake Forest freshman goaltender Lindsay Projansky (1) stops a shot on goal from Loyola Academy sophomore Erin O’Connor (18) during the Girls High School All-State game at the Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville on Monday, February 6, 2012. Projansky shut out the red team while playing through one and half periods. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

hockey!!!

January 30th, 2012 Permalink

Hinsdale Central’s Edward Parsons (4) moves the puck through two Naperville Central players during the game at the Darien Sportsplex on Saturday, January 28, 2012. Naperville Central defeated Hinsdale Central 8-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   Naperville Central’s Captain Shawn Nelson (14) reacts after scoring the first goal of the game against […]

Hinsdale Central’s Edward Parsons (4) moves the puck through two Naperville Central players during the game at the Darien Sportsplex on Saturday, January 28, 2012. Naperville Central defeated Hinsdale Central 8-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Naperville Central’s Captain Shawn Nelson (14) reacts after scoring the first goal of the game against Hinsdale Central at the Darien Sportsplex on Saturday, January 28, 2012. Naperville Central defeated Hinsdale Central 8-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Naperville Central’s David Shkurti (31) checks Hinsdale Central’s Matthew Divittorio (81) during the game at the Darien Sportsplex on Saturday, January 28, 2012. Naperville Central defeated Hinsdale Central 8-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Hinsdale Central goaltender Matthew Johnson (25) reacts after letting in seven goals during the game against Naperville Central at the Darien Sportsplex on Saturday, January 28, 2012. Naperville Central defeated Hinsdale Central 8-2. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

 

dolls, hockey, coffee…

January 13th, 2012 Permalink

American Girl Dolls sit in a pile during the American Girl Doll Tea Party at the Winnetka Public Library on Sunday, January 8, 2012.                                   | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media   Loyola’s Bo Murray (65) and Glenbrook […]

American Girl Dolls sit in a pile during the American Girl Doll Tea Party at the Winnetka Public Library on Sunday, January 8, 2012.                                   | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Loyola’s Bo Murray (65) and Glenbrook North’s Parker Roth (44) battle for the puck during the game at the Winnetka Ice Rink on Sunday, January 8, 2012. Loyola shutout Glenbrook North 2-0. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Loyola’s Willy Palivos (8) backhands the puck over Glenbrook North goaltender Sam Berlin (31) scoring during the first period of the home game on Sunday, January 8, 2012. Loyola shutout Glenbrook North 2-0. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Loyola’s Matthew Gavula (23) checks Glenbrook North’s Ryan Maksimovic (14) during the home game on Sunday, January 8, 2012. Loyola shutout Glenbrook North 2-0. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media

 

Giuseppe Lollino, owner and master roaster of Caffe Italia in Chicago, tops off a cappuccino coffee with chocolate at the restaurant on Saturday, January 7, 2012. Giuseppe and his son Angelo re-opened the cafe in December of 2011 after being closed down from a fire that destroyed the building in 2009. The father son team roast their own coffee beans on the premises and have a full food menu along with wine and spirits. | michael jarecki ~ for Sun-Times Media