Category: Sports

Proviso East Tennis Ace Qualifies For State Tourney — Again

Sunday, October 14, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Janet Buenrostro, a Proviso East tennis player who qualified for the state tournament for the second year in the row. | Courtesy Peter Zak  

A year after becoming the first Proviso East High School tennis player to qualify for the IHSA state tennis tournament in more than 35 years, sophomore Janet Buenrostro, 15, has done it again.

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Quantrell Priest: Maywood Native And 3-Time Marathon Runner

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Quantrell Priest after completing the Chicago Marathon on Sunday. | Courtesy Chris Smith/Facebook 

Galen Rupp, last year’s winner whose father grew up in Maywood, missed the mark this year at the 41st Bank of Chicago Marathon.

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West Defeats East 34-18 In Crosstown Clash

Monday, October 8, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 4:17 p.m.

Featured image: Proviso West defeated Proviso East on Oct. 6 at West in Hillside. | Luigi Miguel Villaviza Cabantog/Facebook 

Proviso West defeated Proviso East High School 34-18 in the annual gridiron clash of crosstown rivalries on Oct. 6 at West. The victory was the first this season for the Panthers, 1-6, while the Pirates fell to 2-5 for the season.

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