Baseball: Highland Park upsets top-seeded Mundelein in extra innings

Two weeks ago, on May 19, Mundelein scorched Highland Park, 17-5, in a late season matchup between the two clubs. That was then. On Saturday, …

  • Jul 17, 2012

Baseball: Bryan Wiener delivers, Mundelein edges Palatine

Mundelein senior center fielder Bryan Wiener certainly picked a good time for his team’s first walk-off hit of the season. His bases-loaded, two-out game-winning single …

  • Jun 7, 2012

Baseball: Mundelein blanks Vernon Hills for North Suburban title

All season long, Mundelein senior right-hander Matt Langlie has baffled opposing hitters, despite barely reaching the low 80s on the radar gun. On Thursday night, …

  • May 17, 2012

Baseball: Dar Townsend dominant; Ryan Borucki on comeback trail

Libertyville sent two messages to the area’s best club on Wednesday: First message: the North Suburban Lake race isn’t over, as Libertyville’s 5-3 win over …

  • May 10, 2012

Baseball: Nick Coutre a rock in leadoff spot for Libertyville

Libertyville center fielder Nick Coutre’s style as a leadoff hitter may differ from what some teams consider prototypical, but as far as the Wildcats are …

  • May 9, 2012

Baseball: Mundelein’s Jared Mandel blanks Warren

Southpaw Jared Mandel scattered three hits over five shutout innings, No. 7 Mundelein played errorless ball and the Mustangs pounded out 10 safeties in a …

  • Apr 24, 2012

Baseball: Back-to-back no-hitters for Mundelein’s Ryan Borucki, Matt Langlie

Realistically, a high-school baseball team can expect to be part of a no-hit game once a season ... usually a five-inning rout over an overmatched …

  • Apr 5, 2012

History, talent in the air at Double Duty Classic

Last Saturday, Ryan Borucki was in the crowd watching the White Sox take on the Washington Nationals at U.S. Cellular Field. Little did he realize …

  • Jul 18, 2011

Palatine routs Mundelein in regional final

Dan Haze found a simple way to silence his critics. The Palatine centerfielder blasted a grand slam in the fourth inning to spark the Pirates …

  • May 30, 2011

Stevenson capitalizes on big inning

Through the first three innings against No. 7 Stevenson, it looked like No. 10 Mundelein had regained its swag – the same swag that led …

  • May 10, 2011

Stevenson downs top-ranked Mundelein

As top-ranked Mundelein opened the season winning its first 20 games, the Mustangs deservedly hogged the headlines. With much less fanfare, however, No. 10 Stevenson …

  • May 9, 2011

Mundelein downs Lake Forest

Mundelein 12, Lake Forest 5: Dante Martinez picked up the win on the mound for No. 2 Mundelein (13-0). Luis Carrasco went 4-for-5 with a …

  • Apr 15, 2011

Mundelein continues surprising tear

No. 5 Mundelein has been the biggest surprise of the season so far, having already knocked off some top-level teams, and done so in convincing …

  • Apr 7, 2011

Mundelein tops Westminster Christian

Mundelein 10, Westminster Christian 3: Bryan Wiener (1-0) struck out six to earn the win for Mundelein (7-0). John Devito had four RBI. …

  • Apr 2, 2011

Mundelein tops Carbondale

Mundelein 9, Carbondale 1: Ryan Borucki finished with 11 strikeouts while Austin Ozog went 2-for-4 with three RBI for Mundelein (4-0). …

  • Mar 30, 2011

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