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Corn Boil, Elburn Days festivals include competitive 5K races

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SUGAR GROVE, ELBURN—Two of the largest local summer community festivals are the Sugar Grove Corn Boil this weekend, and Elburn Days on the second full weekend of August every year. Both include 5K runs, which have become fixtures on the summer calendars of many local runners. The Corn Boil 5K Run/Walk began in 1983 with…

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Elburn native earns rowing scholarship to D-1 school

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ELBURN—Kylen Patterman is new to the University of Louisville’s rowing team, but she’s one of the most experienced rowers on the team. The 2008 Kaneland graduate rowed for three years on a club team at Grand Valley State before graduating early with a degree in anthropology—and getting snatched up by the Louisville Cardinals. “We had…

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Goaltender Lekkas brings fire to the ice

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Elburn resident gearing up for elite camp in N.Y.

ELBURN—Stefanos Lekkas, 16, of Elburn has his particular tools of the trade.

“My mask is white, with all-white straps and an all-white cage,” Lekkas said. “I just fell in love with it early on.”

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Lekkas among elite chosen for hockey camp

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ELBURN—Junior Stefanos Lekkas of Elburn is set to attend the USA Hockey National Player Development Camp held from July 7-13, at the Sports Centre in Rochester, N.Y.

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Calder Cup chase ends for Sweatt

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First year with Chicago’s Wolves ends in first-round defeat
ELBURN—If it’s not navigating the puck or avoiding checks into the boards, it’s packing boxes.

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Sweatt, Wolves still alive in Calder Cup chase

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ROSEMONT, Ill.—Elburn native Bill Sweatt contributed an assist as the Chicago Wolves defeated the San Antonio Rampage on Tuesday night, 3-2, at Allstate Arena in the first round of the Calder Cup playoffs.

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Ice-breaker

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Kaneland junior, Stelios Lekkas of Elburn won the Illinois 16U state championship playing for the Northewest Charger Hockey Club.

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Vancouver Canucks add dose of Sweatt to winning formula

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After a Dec. 9 feature on Bill and Lee Sweatt as members of the AHL’s Manitoba Moose, Lee was called up to the parent Vancouver Canucks and managed to be a difference maker against the Nashville Predators.

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Manitoba hockey team has case of the SWEATTS

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ROSEMONT, Ill.—Look a little close to see which team is the home favorite.
On Nov. 30, the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League took the Allstate Arena ice for the 24th time in the 2010-11 season, but it wasn’t against an ordinary opponent.

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Sweatt dealt to Maple Leafs in Versteeg trade

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For those hoping that one day they would see Elburn-bred Bill Sweatt putting on the Indian head sweater of the Stanley Cup Champion Blackhawks, commence disappointment.

However, there now exists an opportunity for the Colorado College graduate to make inroads to the National Hockey League another way: through Toronto.

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Cougars celebrate 20th year with food

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GENEVA—The Kane County Cougars have announced an all-you-can-eat Opening Day buffet to be held in conjunction with the team’s home opener on Sunday, April 11, at 1 p.m.

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Sports briefs

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Learn hoops with Lyndsie Long; KHS boys hoops camp rescheduled; KHS rivals still playing

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Crosby named to Midwest League All-Star game

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COMSTOCK PARK, MI—The Midwest League announced today that six Whitecaps players were selected to the league’s annual All-Star Game on Tuesday, June 23 in Clinton, Iowa.

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