Family and friends are mourning Dontrell "Trell" Bush, a Horlick High School student and rising basketball star, who was shot and killed late Friday near his home in the Georgetown neighborhood.
Tyrese Hunter followed his heart. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, that’s what countless kids in his position must do.
"It doesn't mean we will, it doesn't mean we won't" have sports, Horlick Athletic Director Joe Wendt said.
Union Grove boys soccer coach Sean Jung added "Of course you're concerned. People are dying ... But you can only live in fear for so long, I think. I'd just like to get back to some degree of normalcy, whatever the new normal is, and just go from there."
"Safety is of the essence," said Prairie girls tennis Nich Shafer.
I was that clueless 20-year-old kid standing on the west sideline of Horlick Field at around 4 p.m. that Friday evening on Sept. 7, 1979. It was my first assignment for the newspaper. And I was scared out of my mind.
Case's, St. Catherine's and Prairie's games tonight will all be affected.
BURLINGTON — Burlington High School’s football field might be renamed after football great Tony Romo.
Peter Jackel writes, "Reflecting on more than 40 years worth of memories covering sports in Racine County, I have come to this conclusion: There have never been two classmates who have made the impact of Racine Lutheran seniors Tyler Tenner and Caroline Strande, at least from a statistical standpoint."
Dick Pufall had given his eager 22-year-old part-time reporter a daunting assignment.
As he speaks from his home in Carpentersville, Ill., Henry Owens is thoughtful, considerate and composed. There is no hint in his voice of any…