Category: Sports

East, West Poised For Football Season

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 || By William Boone & Jaliyah Arnold || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A football game between Proviso East and Proviso West several years ago. | District 209 file 

Great attitude and max effort describes the upcoming season for the Proviso West football program. West players have been working hard during their six-week summer camp, keeping the football mantra in mind as they hit the gridiron.

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A Philadelphia 76er’s Hoops Camp At Proviso West Teaches Life Lessons

Sunday, July 29, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Proviso West alum Robert Covington, pictured in red, with participants at his third annual basketball camp. | J. Boston 

Robert Covington, the Proviso West graduate who spent part of his childhood in Bellwood, hosted his third annual Allergic 2 Failure youth basketball camp at Proviso West High School last week.

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PMSA Student To Make History As First Female From D209 To Play College Golf

Thursday, July 5, 2018 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Lauryn Craine-Farries, who is the first woman in D209’s history to play golf at collegiate level. |Lauryn Craine-Farries/Facebook 

Last fall, Lauryn Craine-Farries made history when she opened her college acceptance letter and found a scholarship offer inside. Come fall, she will be the first woman in Proviso Township High Schools District 209’s 100-year history paid to play golf at the collegiate level at Missouri Valley College.

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