Morgan Park head coach Ernest Radcliffe’s purpose remains the same in year 15

By Matthew Ritchie Medill Reports Deep on the South Side of Chicago, at the end of an impromptu intrasquad scrimmage for the Morgan Park High School Mustangs baseball team, head coach Ernest Radcliffe gathers his players into a circle off to the side. Before beginning his customary post-practice meeting, he asks them to bring their […]

Tony Finau looks to flush bad memories at 2022 Genesis Invitational

Tony Finau Chipping

By Matthew Ritchie Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — A trip to the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, widely regarded as one of the best destinations on the PGA Tour, normally conjures up pleasant sensations for players and visitors alike. But for Tony Finau, the scenic overlooks and pristine fairways hidden in the hills […]

Los Angeles is on the verge of becoming a Rams town

Rams Lowrider

By Matthew Ritchie Medill Reports LOS ANGELES — The NFC championship game, during which a sea of San Francisco 49ers red made the Los Angeles Rams feel like visitors in their own stadium, was the culmination of a problem that’s been brewing since the Rams returned to Los Angeles in 2016.  Even as the Rams […]