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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: 10 Questions with Joel Zackavec, TPHS senior

May 3, 2018 by Jeff Vorva, Sports Editor Sports, High School, Athlete of the Week

Joel Zackavec is a senior right-side hitter on Tinley Park High School’s inaugural boys volleyball team. He played football for four years, baseball for two seasons and wrestled for one campaign.

The team has...

10 Questions with Mike Sherwood, Andrew boy's volleyball

by Jonathan Barlas, Editorial Intern Sports, High School, Athlete of the Week

Mike Sherwood completed his junior year with Andrew’s boys volleyball team and the middle hitter was an all-conference player in the SouthWest Suburban.

Why is volleyball so special to you?...

10 Questions with Teagan Sopczak, Providence softball

by Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School, Athlete of the Week

Teagan Sopczak is a Tinley Park resident and a sophomore right fielder on the Providence softball team. She helped the Celtics take 3rd place in the state in Class 3A last weekend. 

How did it feel...

10 Questions with Erin Jaskierski, Andrew soccer

by Jeff Vorva, Sports Editor Sports, Athlete of the Week

Erin Jaskierski is a sophomore on Andrew’s girls soccer team, which made history by winning its first sectional, supersectional and making its first state semifinal appearance.

This team has played so...