SWEEP THE LEG—Oak Park High senior shortstop Brett Hall, left, tags out teammate Carly Silliman as Silliman attempts to steal second base during Monday’s practice. Hall is a star hitter for OPHS.
Preseason jitters, for the most part, have been ironed out.
Winter sports stars are back on the diamond, and lineup cards have finally begun to develop a familiar feel.
Tournament games, all the rage only a few days ago, now take a back seat to critical crosstown matchups.