Sentinel Blogs

Courtney Oakes

Sports Editor for the Aurora Sentinel, grand stands


Eaglecrest High School is set to induct the second class into its Athletics and Activities Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Nov. 19 at Blackstone Country Club. Six of the best, brightest and most significant athletes, contributors to theater and the arts and volunteers from the school’s 26-year history — as selected by a […]

FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2015, file photo,ÊOlympic swimming gold medalist Missy Franklin speaks during a news conference in Berkeley, Calif. Franklin won the Honda Cup as the nation's top female college athlete Monday, June 29. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)

Missy Franklin stays winning, even when her car is on a tow truck. The graduate of Aurora’s Regis Jesuit High School — who just turned pro after swimming two seasons at the University of California-Berkeley — won the award for Best Female College Athlete at the 23rd annual ESPY awards Wednesday in Los Angeles, though she couldn’t make […]