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Morgan Park High School

7 Days in Late December: Turning Points

Gabriel James Bump | Posted 04.12.2014 | Chicago
Gabriel James Bump

Morgan Park leads by two at halftime, 25-23. Morgan Park is a second-half team. You expect either Kain, or Josh, to take over and put the championship away. You expect Morgan Park to become the fifth school to repeat at the Holiday Tournament.

7 Days in Late December: X-Factor

Gabriel James Bump | Posted 04.12.2014 | Sports
Gabriel James Bump

When Maine South leads 22-25 at halftime, you don't panic because you're a South Sider. You panic because your story is in trouble. Maine South can't miss. They're well-coached and run smooth plays with first, second and third options.

7 Days in Late December: Blowouts

Gabriel James Bump | Posted 04.05.2014 | Chicago
Gabriel James Bump

After a day filled with blowouts, you feel like you're being tested. Do you love the game as much as you think? You understand how first rounds work,...

Teen Slain After Prep Basketball Game Brawl At CSU

Posted 01.17.2013 | Chicago

A teen just weeks from his 18th birthday was shot to death in a Chicago State University parking lot Wednesday night following a prep basketball game ...

Long on Class Time, Short on Answers

Matt Farmer | Posted 05.13.2012 | Chicago
Matt Farmer

If Jennifer Cheatham, the Chief Instruction Officer for Chicago Public Schools, were an NBA team, she'd undoubtedly have a lousy road record.

WATCH: Girl Shot In Leg After South Side Softball Game

Posted 06.07.2011 | Chicago

Kiara Faniel, a freshman Morgan Park High School, was celebrating her school's win over Chicago International Charter School-Longwood on Tuesday eveni...

Morgan Park Teacher Had Sex With Student, Impregnated Her: Lawsuit

southtownstar.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A former Morgan Park High School student is suing the Chicago Public Schools and a teacher who allegedly impregnated her after having sex with her on ...