22nd Century Media, publisher of The Glenview Lantern and Northbrook Tower, honored top high school athletes Tuesday, June 17, at the inaugural Team 22 Athlete Banquet. IBJI was proud to serve as the evening’s “Plaque Sponsor.”

Held at Hilton Chicago/Northbrook, the banquet treated 46 athletes and 89 of their friends and family members to a full buffet dinner. After dinner, former Lockport Township High School baseball couch and Hall-of-Famer, Jim Hall and recently retired NFL player and former All-American, Eric Steinbach spoke to the athletes about continued dedication and using their innate drive to accomplish their life goals.

To conclude the evening, the names of this year’s Team 22 North Shore athletes were announced and plaques presented to each commemorating their athletic accomplishments in the 2013-2014 seasons.

IBJI is proud to partner with Team 22 to support our local high schools’ top athletes.