High School Coaches ‘Leave No Stone Unturned’ in Helping Players Explore Next Level


By Andres Waters After Loyola Academy held off rival New Trier 43-40 to win the 2017 Zion-Benton regional championship, Ramblers head coach Tom Livatino had a special message for his players. “That’s the best celebration that I have ever been a part of,” Livatino said. “Because everybody was completely about love. You guys love each […]

Loyola Academy assistant juggles work, school and basketball


By Andres Waters As surgeons performed a routine debridement, an interesting conversation began in the operating room at the Illinois Bone and Joint Institute. With a camera in one side of the patient’s left knee and a shaver in the other, two men listed players from the 1999 Buffalo Bills roster while looking at the […]