Kaleb Brown is expected to make his return for St. Rita after missing most of the regular season. Plus notes on St. Ignatius, Marist and a perfect CCL/ESCC start to the playoffs.




The last time the Sterling football team walked off Prescott Memorial Field, there was a bitter taste in the Golden Warriors’ mouths. But after a Senior Night loss to eventual Western Big 6 champion Moline in Week 8, Sterling gets another chance to play at Roscoe Eades Stadium when it hosts Chicago St. Patrick in a Class 5A first-round playoff game at 2 p.m. Saturday.