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Glenbrook North alumni athletes react to cancellation of spring season

March 23, 2020 by Michal Dwojak, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Michael Oh had his dreams come true. 

The University of North Carolina, Chapel-Hill baseball player and Glenbrook North alumnus had worked hard to get to this moment, playing Division-I baseball. After a successful two-year stint with North...

Northbrook’s Jason Kipnis close to signing with Cubs, per reports

by Staff report Sports, Alumni-College

It looks like Jason Kipnis is coming home. 

Multiple outlets are reporting the Cubs are close to signing the Glenbrook North alumnus to a minor-league deal. ESPN's Jesse Rogers first reported they are close to signing...

Northbrook’s Megna realizing dream of playing professional hockey

by Michal Dwojak, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Jayson Megna never let adversity get in the way of him realizing his dreams. 

When coaches warned the former Northbrook hockey play that he wouldn’t have what it takes to play professional hockey when...

Glenbrook North alumna Doolan honored as top-30 finisher for NCAA Woman of the Year award

by Michal Dwojak, Sports Editor Sports, Alumni-College

Colleen Doolan thought her connection with swimming had ended once she finished competing collegiate career.

But even a few months after the Glenbrook North alumna graduated from Tufts University, Doolan returned to...