Dave Ward, superintendent of golf, reported to the park board that the unseasonably mild winter allowed the park district to open the course Feb. 17, 2017, the earliest opening day in its history. The season, that officially closed Dec. 24, was the longest golf season at the course.
HF Soccer Club will host competitve tryouts from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 7, at Homewood-Flossmoor High School Field House, 800 Governors Highway in Flossmoor.
Registration will begin at 5 p.m. with tryouts starting at 5:30 p.m.
Tryouts will offer players a chance to be placed in competitive teams for the spring 2018 season. Players who were on competitive HF Soccer Club teams during the fall 2017 season do not need to try out.
Aaron Holliday didn't let a physical impediment stop him from competing on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School track & field team.
The Homewood-Flossmoor track team won applause from the District 233 school board and audience members after Athletic Director Dan Vosnos announced the team as the first ever winners of the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) track and field combined meet.
Homewood-Flossmoor golfer Perry Hoag finished well at the IHSA Class 3A state golf tournament in Bloomington Oct. 13 and 14. The H-F golf team finished its season on a positive note on Oct. 3 with a first place finish at the IHSA regional golf tournament.