Jul 15

You always remember your first

The Ghosts of Wheaton: How the 'Red Grange' Tigers Conquered Illinois High School Football

Coach John Thorne (center) and (left to right) Ben Klaas, Mike LaFido, Steve Schnurstein, Christian Olsen, Kasey Klaas, Phil Adler, David Brumfield, Coach Ron Muhitch, Joe Remes and Doug MacLeod celebrate the 10-year anniversary of their 1992 state title.

Jun 30

The Ghosts of Wheaton — Tiger Blood

The Ghosts of Wheaton: How the 'Red Grange' Tigers Conquered Illinois High School Football

There are a handful of names that best evoke the aura of Tiger football. Red Grange is the obvious first name that comes up. A strong argument can be made that the second is fullback and 1992 team captain Phil Adler.