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  • PHOTOS: Huntley vs. Crystal Lake South baseball

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    May 3, 2016 - 11:05 pm
  • High school baseball: Huntley game suspended after pitcher hit in head by line drive

    HUNTLEY – Huntley pitcher Cole Raines proved to be the consummate team player, even after the most horrifying play of his baseball career,
    May 3, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • High school boys lacrosse: Cary-Grove tops Crystal Lake South

    Tommy Martin scored six goals and added one assist Tuesday for the Cary-Grove boys lacrosse team in a 18-6 Fox Valley Conference victory against Cryst ...
    May 3, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • DeFABO: Looking at Fahn Cooper's chances for playing time in San Francisco

    Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper took the first step in his NFL journey on Saturday when the San Francisco 49ers drafted him late in the fifth roun ...
    May 3, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • Inside High School Softball: Jacobs' Teaghan Richman Athlete of the Week; Power Rankings; more

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKTeaghan RichmanJacobs, sr., UTILThe Golden Eagles had a monster week on offense w ...
    May 3, 2016 - 4:23 pm
  • Boys track and field roundup: Crystal Lake South wins Crystal Lake Central triangular

    Crystal Lake Central triangular: Skyler Pentico won the 110-meter hurdles (16.5 seconds) and the 300 hurdles (43.1) to lead Crystal Lake South in a tr ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • High school softball roundup: Prairie Ridge, Jacobs, Marengo, Marian Central, Woodstock North and Crystal Lake Central win

    Hailey Baker pitched a five-inning no-hitter, and Alexandra Johnson hit a grand slam to lead Prairie Ridge to an 11-0 Fox Valley Conference Fox Divisi ...
    May 2, 2016 - 11:14 pm
  • High school baseball insider: Athlete of week, power rankings, notes and games to watch

    Athlete of the WeekMatt McCumberCary-Grove, jr., P-OFMcCumber threw the Trojans’ second perfect game ...
    May 2, 2016 - 7:08 pm
  • Crystal Lake South grad Cooper picked by 49ers

    Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper was playing LEGOs with his cousin when he got the call on where he’d be playing next. On the other end of the line ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Crystal Lake South grad Jake Bernstein signs free-agent deal with Kansas City Chiefs

    Crystal Lake South graduate and Vanderbilt product Jake Bernstein is headed to the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent, a deal he signed fol ...
    April 30, 2016 - 7:50 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: McHenry beats Huntley in FVC Valley matchup

    Matt Spooner went 3 for 4 with a double and four RBIs on Saturday to lead the McHenry baseball team to a 10-1 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division vi ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South takes FVC Valley title with win over Huntley

    When Courtney Sengstock gets nervous, she starts moving. The Crystal Lake South junior rarely stopped on Friday night until she was subbed off with si ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South, Johnsburg, Crystal Lake Central and Huntley win

    Carly Chovanec went 3 for 4 with two doubles and a triple Friday to lead the Crystal Lake South softball team to an 11-8 Fox Valley Conference Valley ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • High school baseball: Harvard, Crystal Lake South and Woodstock win

    Harvard 10, Alden-Hebron 4: At Harvard, Hunter Freres, Josh Whaples and Tyler Perkins each had a triple for the Hornets in a nonconference win. Freres ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:16 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Richmond-Burton, Cary-Grove, Dundee-Crown, Crystal Lake South, Jacobs, Marengo and Harvard win

    Ashley Turner went 2 for 3 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored to lead a Richmond-Burton offense that smacked 14 hits in a 13-3 Big Northern C ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South takes two from Jacobs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With the temperature in the 40s and a stiff north wind, it was pretty evident that pitchers would have the advantage Thursday. Crystal ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Huntley, Crystal Lake South, Crystal Lake Central and Richmond-Burton win conference games

    Tayah Owens scored twice and added an assist to lead Huntley to a 4-1 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win over Cary-Grove. 
    April 28, 2016 - 9:35 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Player of the week, power rankings, notes and more

    NORTHWEST HERALD PLAYER OF THE WEEK Kailash Panchapakesan, Jacobs, Sr., No. 1 singles Tuesday feat ...
    May 2, 2016 - 4:27 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South's Geisser, Carlson to play college baseball

    Crystal Lake South's Cam Geisser will play college baseball at Division III Augustana while pitcher/outfielder Tyler Carlson will play at the Universi ...
    April 27, 2016 - 8:24 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper, NFL prospect

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    May 2, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • High school girls soccer insider: Prairie Ridge's Melissa Bear is athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the weekMelissa Bear, Prairie Ridge, Jr.Bear scored three goals and assisted on six more ...
    April 27, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Richmond-Burton, Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake South, Huntley, McHenry, Jacobs, Marengo win

    SOFTBALLRichmond-Burton 12, Rockford Christian 1 (5 inn.): Sophie Schwegel and Rachael Hayden combin ...
    April 27, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • High school girls track and field: Crystal Lake South tops Woodstock and Hamsphire

    Crystal Lake South had five individual champions and five second-place finishers as the Gators' girls track and field team won a triangular meet at Wo ...
    April 27, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South edges Cary-Grove

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Tuesday started a huge week for the Crystal Lake South girls soccer team. The Gators started a stretch of three games in four days to f ...
    April 26, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: Crystal Lake South, Woodstock North, Dundee-Crown, Marian Central and Cary-Grove win

    A doubles win from Sach Rulf and Pratik Iyer helped lead Crystal Lake South beat Crystal Lake Central, 4-3, in a Fox Valley Conference crossover match ...
    April 26, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • High school softball: Athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the WeekAmanda ManssenMcHenry, 1B, sr.Manssen drove in 12 runs in four games for the Warr ...
    April 26, 2016 - 5:34 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South vs. Jacobs baseball

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    April 25, 2016 - 10:00 pm
  • High school baseball: Hampshire, Harvard and Alden-Hebron win, several games suspended

    Jake Manning pitched a complete-game shutout with eight strikeouts on Monday to lead the Hampshire baseball team to a 2-0 Fox Valley Conference Fox Di ...
    April 25, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • High school baseball: Athlete of the week, power rankings, notes

    Athlete of the WeekDan RochotteMarian Central, sr., 1BRochotte knocked in four runs in each of two w ...
    April 25, 2016 - 6:11 pm
  • Inside High School Boys Track and Field: Huntley's Keagan Smith Athlete of the Week; power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekKeagan SmithHuntley, sr.Smith took part in three first-place finishes and two rec ...
    April 24, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • Inside High School Girls Track and Field: Jacobs' Caleigh Walsh Athlete of the Week; power rankings

    Athlete of the Week Caliegh Walsh Jacobs, sr. Walsh scored 26 points for the Golden Eagles in the ...
    April 24, 2016 - 9:43 pm
  • High school baseball: Dundee-Crown, Prairie Ridge, Woodstock win Fox Valley Conference games

    At Crystal Lake, Nick Musielewicz and Carson Balcer each had a pair of hits and two RBIs Saturday as Dundee-Crown's baseball team defeated Crystal Lak ...
    April 23, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South 2nd, Alden-Hebron 4th in Woodstock tourney

    WOODSTOCK – Once Crystal Lake South grabbed a one-run lead in the top of the seventh inning against South Elgin, the Gators felt like they were in a g ...
    April 23, 2016 - 6:58 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Huntley wins first county title

    HUNTLEY – For the better part of a decade, Huntley’s girls were close to the McHenry County Track and Field championship, only to have first Crystal L ...
    April 23, 2016 - 2:47 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Crystal Lake Central tops McHenry

    Jacob Marcus and Charlie McConnell won their Nos. 2 and 3 singles matches and three Crystal Lake Central doubles teams won in a 5-2 victory at McHenry ...
    April 22, 2016 - 10:01 pm
  • High school baseball: Dundee-Crown tops Crystal Lake South behind Denz's dominance

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Dundee-Crown’s Danny Denz has had a pretty remarkable high school career, but Friday the Chargers ace didn’t know what to expect. De ...
    April 22, 2016 - 9:37 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg, Crystal Lake South and Huntley coaches honored by IBCA

    Three local basketball coaches – Johnsburg’s Brad Frey, Crystal Lake South’s Mark Mucha and Huntley’s Steve Raethz – will be honored by the Illinois B ...
    April 22, 2016 - 4:38 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Dundee-Crown, Woodstock North, Huntley, McHenry, Johnsburg and Richmond-Burton win

    Dundee-Crown's Sydney Ruggles struck out 14 batters without issuing a walk and gave up just one run on five hits in seven innings in the circle Thursd ...
    April 22, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake South and Huntley win

    Shannon Widdowson had a goal and an assist while Tatyana Gusakow recorded three assists to lead Crystal Lake Central to a 5-2 Fox Valley Conference Fo ...
    April 21, 2016 - 9:41 pm
  • High school tennis insider: Athlete of the week, power rankings, notes and more

    PLAYER OF THE WEEKIan Brzeski, Marian Central, So., No. 1 singlesAfter a strong freshman campaign, M ...
    April 21, 2016 - 3:22 pm
  • A.M. Jolt: Do we need more rules, or should we leave it up to coaches?

    The most telling quote of Mike DeFabo's Q&A with former Cubs trainer Tony Garofalo on pitch counts was "But when we talked to the coaches about it, th ...
    April 21, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South dominates Dundee-Crown

    CRYSTAL LAKE – After a deflating, extra-inning loss to Marian Central on Tuesday, Crystal Lake South's Chloe Skorija wasn't feeling the pressure of fa ...
    April 20, 2016 - 8:36 pm
  • High school girls soccer insider: Johnsburg's Taylor Piggott is athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the weekTaylor Piggott, Johnsburg, Jr. Fwd.Piggott scored five goals and two assists in f ...
    April 20, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South vs. Jacobs girls soccer

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    April 19, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Cary-Grove and Crystal Lake South win

    Curt Norton won at No. 2 singles, 6-4, 6-4, and Sam Sitarski won at No. 3 singles, 6-0, 6-2, for the Cary-Grove boys tennis team on Tuesday in a 6-1 F ...
    April 19, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South beats Jacobs as Courtney Sengstock scores 2

    ALGONQUIN – The only time Crystal Lake South's Courtney Sengstock and Brandie Minogue evidently weren't on the same page Tuesday night was in the wake ...
    April 20, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • High school softball: Marengo, Alden-Hebron, Prairie Ridge, Cary-Grove, Dundee-Crown, Crystal Lake Central, Marian Central and Johnsburg win

    Mariah Dionne pitched her second consecutive no-hitter for the Marengo softball team in a 14-0 Big Northern Conference East Division win Tuesday over ...
    April 19, 2016 - 9:54 pm
  • High school baseball: Dundee-Crown, Richmond-Burton, Crystal Lake South, Huntley and Johnsburg win

    Patrick Harvey smacked a walk-off, RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning Tuesday for the Dundee-Crown baseball team in a 9-8 Fox Valley Confe ...
    April 19, 2016 - 9:11 pm
  • High school boys track and field roundup: Crystal Lake South wins own triangular

    Crystal Lake South's Jon Prus won the 800 meters and also ran a leg in the Gators' winning 4x800 relay as South won a home triangular meet Monday at K ...
    April 18, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge rallies past Crystal Lake South

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge center fielder Luke Annen paid close attention to the charts detailing at-bats in the first two innings against Crystal L ...
    April 19, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South defeats rival Cary-Grove

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Monday’s softball game between Crystal Lake South and Cary-Grove was meaningful in a couple of ways for Gators coach Scott Busam.
    April 18, 2016 - 8:49 pm
  • Inside High School Baseball: Prairie Ridge's Jon Tieman Athlete of the Week; rankings, more

    Athlete of the WeekJon TiemanPrairie Ridge, sr., P-3BTieman had another shutdown game as a pitcher a ...
    April 18, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • High school lacrosse insider: Cary-Grove's Tommy Martin is athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKTommy MartinCary-Grove, jr., attackMartin led the Trojans to their first win of t ...
    April 17, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • Girls soccer: Woodstock wins Genoa-Kingston Tournament title

    Freshman Emma Dorn scored four goals and added three assists in two games Saturday to lead the Woodstock girls soccer team to a first-place finish at ...
    April 16, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • Prep baseball: Danny Denz pitches complete-game shutout for Dundee-Crown

    Danny Denz struck out 14 in a complete-game shutout for the Dundee-Crown baseball team Saturday in a 4-0 Fox Valley Conference crossover win over Wood ...
    April 16, 2016 - 9:05 pm
  • Prep track: Richmond-Burton teams combine to win Ed Reeves Invite

    The Richmond-Burton boys and girls track team combined to win the Ed Reeves Invite on Saturday in Marengo, edging host Marengo by 13 points.
    April 16, 2016 - 9:00 pm
  • High school basketball: All-star games set to entertain Sunday at Alden-Hebron

    Anyone who has seen what Adam Pischke and Zach Knobloch can do with a basketball could imagine the competitiveness in workouts two years ago.
    April 15, 2016 - 7:34 pm
  • High school girls track and field insider: Athlete of week, power rankings and notes

    Athlete of the WeekNikki FreemanCary-Grove, SeniorFreeman threw her career-best 150-8 to win the dis ...
    April 15, 2016 - 5:27 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Huntley reaches PepsiCo Showdown final on PKs, Dundee-Crown, Woodstock, Cary-Grove, Johnsburg, Crystal Lake Central win

    Huntley advanced to the finals of the PepsiCo Showdown's Gatorade bracket with a 1-0 (4-2 pen.) victory over Downers Grove North on Thursday.
    April 14, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake Central, McHenry, Prairie Ridge, Huntley, Dundee-Crown and Jacobs win

    Cary-Grove got a win from its No. 3 singles player, Sam Sitarski, and won three of four doubles matches to beat Crystal Lake South, 4-3, Thursday.
    April 14, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • Boys tennis insider: Athletes of the week, notes and more

    Athletes of the weekKendrick Chong, sr., and Kerwin Chong, so., JacobsJacobs’ No. 1 doubles team of ...
    April 14, 2016 - 8:31 pm
  • High school softball: Prairie Ridge tops Crystal Lake South

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The excitement for Thursday's Fox Valley Conference crossover softball game against Crystal Lake South started well before first pitch ...
    April 14, 2016 - 8:27 pm
  • DeFabo: Marchewka's signing ceremony at MCC a good sign for many

    Camera phones clicked and congratulatory hugs were shared at McHenry County College on Tuesday, when freshman Abby Marchewka signed her National Lette ...
    April 14, 2016 - 7:41 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Jacobs, Dundee-Crown, McHenry, Harvard and Crystal Lake South win

    Jacobs senior pitcher Brenden Heiss was on top of his game against Hampshire, which was good for the Golden Eagles, who had little room for error.
    April 13, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Hampshire, Prairie Ridge, Jacobs, McHenry win FVC openers, Dundee-Crown wins crossover

    Hampshire's Jasmine Lopez went 2 for 3 with three runs scored and pitched seven innings to lead the Whip-Purs to a 4-3 Fox Valley Conference Fox Divis ...
    April 13, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: McHenry gets first win, Crystal Lake Central, Crystal Lake South, Woodstock and Huntley also win

    McHenry got a singles win from Nick Kush and swept the doubles matches to pick up its first win of the season.
    April 13, 2016 - 9:47 pm
  • High school girls soccer insider: Crystal Lake South's Courtney Sengstock is athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the weekCourtney Sengstock, Crystal Lake South, Jr. Fwd.Sengstock had five goals and an a ...
    April 13, 2016 - 4:25 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South, McHenry, Marengo, Cary-Grove, Woodstock North, Harvard and Crystal Lake Central win

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team improved to 8-0 on the season with a 10-1 nonconference win over Hoffman Estates on Tuesday in Hoffman Estates.
    April 12, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Jacobs falls in PepsiCo Showdown; Huntley advances and other results

    ALGONQUIN – The Jacobs girls soccer team's communication on Tuesday was, by their own post-game assessment, magnitudes worse Tuesday than it had been ...
    April 12, 2016 - 9:11 pm
  • High school softball: Huntley, McHenry, Crystal Lake Central, Cary-Grove, Marengo, Hampshire, Alden-Hebron and Richmond-Burton win

    Tiffany Giese tossed a five-inning no-hitter as the Red Raiders softball team beat Woodstock North, 10-0, in a Fox Valley Conference crossover on Tues ...
    April 12, 2016 - 8:48 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marengo, Marian Central, Crystal Lake South and Hampshire win

    Marengo goalkeeper Maddie Hoey came up big in a penalty-kick shootout on both sides as the Indians defeated North Boone, 2-1, in overtime.
    April 11, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • High school baseball: McHenry, Crystal Lake South, Huntley, Cary-Grove, Dundee-Crown, Prairie Ridge and Richmond-Burton win

    Justin Celeski was 3 for 4 with a triple and two RBIs Monday as McHenry beat Grayslake North, 6-2, in a Fox Valley Conference baseball game at Graysla ...
    April 11, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake Central holds off Crystal Lake South

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central softball coach Brian Strombom feels his team's performance last week that resulted in two losses was not indicativ ...
    April 12, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • High school baseball: Athlete of the week, power rankings, notes and more

    Athlete of the WeekDanny SchmidtCary-Grove, sr., PSchmidt fired a perfect game to beat Woodstock, 5- ...
    April 11, 2016 - 9:12 pm
  • High School Girls Soccer Roundup: Huntley, Jacobs win at PepsiCo Showdown while Dundee-Crown, Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake South fall

    Senior midfielder Bri Wilder scored in the 39th and 47th minutes to lead the Huntley girls soccer team to a 2-0 victory over Wheaton Academy on Saturd ...
    April 9, 2016 - 10:03 pm
  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Cal Aldridge making big difference for UW-Whitewater baseball

    When Wisconsin-Whitewater head baseball coach John Vodenlich looks at his starting third baseman, he doesn’t see a player with minimal college or life ...
    April 8, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • High school boys lacrosse: Prairie Ridge tops Crystal Lake South, remains undefeated

    Prairie Ridge 13, Crystal Lake South 2Goalie Matt McDowell and the Prairie Ridge defense held Crysta ...
    April 7, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Jacobs and Crystal Lake Central sweep, Prairie Ridge and Cary-Grove also win

    Cary-Grove won six of seven matches, led by a 6-0, 6-0 sweep from No. 2 singles player Curt Norton, to beat McHenry Thursday at McHenry. The Trojans a ...
    April 7, 2016 - 9:59 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Jacobs, Crystal Lake South, Huntley and Johnsburg win

    Talia Surges scored three goals to lead Jacobs (3-1) past Woodstock, 5-2, in a FVC crossover game Thursday at Woodstock. 
    April 7, 2016 - 9:52 pm
  • High school boys tennis insider: Player of week, power rankings and more

    Player of the week Hayden Dzurisin, Prairie Ridge, Sr., No. 1 singlesDzurisin qualified for state la ...
    April 7, 2016 - 7:08 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South beats Marian Central, 1-0, on Schoenfeldt's header

    LAKE BARRINGTON – Every kick echoed inside the cavernous field house at Lake Barrington Wednesday night but the game-winning touch was relatively quie ...
    April 7, 2016 - 12:40 am
  • High school girls soccer insider: Huntley's Taryn Jakubowski is player of the week, power rankings, notes and more

    Athlete of the weekTaryn JakubowskiHuntley, sr. F/MJakubowski scored six goals and assisted on two m ...
    April 6, 2016 - 6:29 pm
  • High school sports: Fox Valley Conference admission price to increase in fall

    Starting next fall, the Fox Valley Conference will have a new look, and a new price.The FVC is movin ...
    April 6, 2016 - 5:03 pm
  • Three Crystal Lake South baseball players announce college choice

    Three Crystal Lake South senior baseball players announced they willl play college baseball.Nick Van ...
    April 6, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Crystal Lake South, Prairie Ridge and Jacobs win

    The Crystal Lake South boys tennis team swept McHenry, 7-0, at Crystal Lake Tuesday to open the season with a Fox Valley Conference Valley Division vi ...
    April 7, 2016 - 12:38 pm
  • High school baseball: Hampshire and Crystal Lake South tied as play suspended after 7

    HAMPSHIRE— Tuesday had all of the makings of a classic high school baseball game — a 10-strikeout outing from Hampshire right-hander Jake Manning, a s ...
    April 5, 2016 - 9:49 pm
  • High school softball insider: Athlete of week, power rankings, notes and more

    Athlete of the Week Amaya SaldanaWoodstock North, so., P-INFSaldana struck out 17 and allowed one hi ...
    April 5, 2016 - 4:17 pm
  • High school baseball insider: Athlete of the week, power rankings, notes and more

    Athlete of the WeekCam GeisserCrystal Lake South, Senior, Third BasemanGeisser drove in a run in eac ...
    April 4, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Layne Holter (22nd season)Last year’s finish: Tied for second ...
    April 3, 2016 - 5:59 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South tops Mount Vernon

    Tim Siesennop picked up the win as the Crystal Lake South baseball team stayed undefeated with a pair of eighth-inning runs in the Gators' 6-4 win ove ...
    April 1, 2016 - 9:57 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Team preview capsules

    Field events key: SP-shot put, HJ-high jump, LF-long jump, TJ-triple jump, PV-pole vault.Fox Valley ...
    April 1, 2016 - 8:16 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Athlete of week, power rankings and notes

    Athlete of the WeekKevin SzamlewskiMcHenry, Senior, Pole VaultSzamlewski vaulted his career-best 15- ...
    April 1, 2016 - 7:27 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South completes comeback to beat Murphysboro

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team rallied for six runs without an out in the bottom of the seve ...
    March 31, 2016 - 9:26 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Athlete of week, notes, matches to watch

    Athlete of the WeekMichael PtaszekCary-Grove, so.Ptaszek will be stepping into Cary-Grove's No. 1 si ...
    March 31, 2016 - 8:15 pm
  • High school baseball: Woodstock North, Crystal Lake South and Marengo win

    Jacob Goldberg hit a solo home run in the fourth inning to lift the Woodstock North baseball team to a 1-0 win over Streamwood on Wednesday at Woodsto ...
    March 30, 2016 - 7:43 pm
  • High school girls soccer insider: Jacobs' Cassie Kowalski is athlete of the week, power rankings, games to watch and more

    Athlete of the weekCassie Kowalski, Jacobs, Fr.Kowalski scored a hat trick as the Golden Eagles beat ...
    March 30, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • High school wrestling: 2016 Northwest Herald All-Area teams

    First teamLower WeightsGannon KosowskiHuntley, fr., 106 lbs.Kosowski fell short of reaching sectiona ...
    March 28, 2016 - 6:59 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 2016 all area team

    First TeamZach Geske, Crystal Lake South, Guard, sr.Geske was third in the area in scoring at 19.4 p ...
    March 26, 2016 - 5:37 pm
  • High school girls basketball: All-area teams

    FIRST TEAM Haley AhrWoodstock North, sr., FAhr became Woodstock North's all-time leading scorer and ...
    March 25, 2016 - 7:43 pm
  • High school girls soccer insider: Woodstock's Emma Dorn is athlete of the week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the weekEmma Dorn, Woodstock, Fr. FThe freshman has started her varsity career with six g ...
    March 23, 2016 - 6:23 pm
  • High school lacrosse: Huntley boys aiming to dent Cary-Grove's dominance, girls join varsity level

    Huntley's mantra heading into the 2016 season was "it's our time," head coach Dom Saccomanno said. After finishing runner-up to Cary-Grove last year, ...
    March 23, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • High school softball: Hampshire, Johnsburg, Woodstock North, Cary-Grove, Woodstock and Crystal Lake South win

    Hampshire pitcher Jasmine Lopez (2-0) allowed just three hits and two earned runs in a 15-3 (5 inn.) win over Wheaton Academy in West Chicago.
    March 22, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • High school baseball: Alden-Hebron, Crystal Lake South, Crystal Lake Central and McHenry win

    Josh Rolnicki pitched three scoreless innings with three strikeouts while John Judson had a triple in Alden-Hebron's 3-2 win over Berean Baptist in He ...
    March 22, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South beats Prairie Ridge 2-0

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Neither goal was the prettiest, but Crystal Lake South's Jess Schoenfeldt did enough to disrupt the Prairie Ridge defense.CRYSTAL LAKE ...
    March 23, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South tops Richmond-Burton

    RICHMOND – After losing a large portion of its roster to graduation last season, Crystal Lake South girls softball coach Scott Busam knew there was go ...
    March 21, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • High school baseball: Athlete of week, power rankings, notes and more

    Athlete of the WeekJohnny PetersonHarvard, sr., 3B-PPeterson helped the Hornets get off to a 2-0 sta ...
    March 21, 2016 - 9:10 pm
  • High school lacrosse insider: Huntley's James Huber is athlete of the week, power rankings, games to watch and more

    Athlete of the WeekJames Huber, Huntley, Sr. AThe powerful senior tallied four goals and picked up f ...
    March 20, 2016 - 3:55 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Capsules of area teams

    FOX VALLEY CONFERENCE Fox Division: Prairie Ridge Coach: Jim Benson Last year: 12-1 in conferenc ...
    May 2, 2016 - 5:37 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Woodstock and Crystal Lake South win

    Amanda Sincere and Jordyn Albrecht each scored a goal and added an assist to lead the Woodstock girls soccer team to its first win of the season, defe ...
    March 19, 2016 - 7:24 pm
  • High school baseball: McHenry, Crystal Lake South, Prairie Ridge and Hampshire win

    Matt Nagel drove in Matt Spooner in the bottom of the seventh inning with a single as the McHenry baseball team beat Rockford Boylan, 3-2, Saturday in ...
    March 19, 2016 - 7:06 pm
  • High school boys baseball: Alden-Hebron, Crystal Lake Central, Harvard, Crystal Lake South, Jacobs and Hampshire win

    Senior John Judson hit a three-RBI double in the sixth inning to lead Alden-Hebron to a 4-3 win Friday at South Beloit.
    March 18, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • High school baseball: Team preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Tom Mueller (first season).Last year’s ...
    March 18, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • High school girls soccer preview: Five players to watch

    Taryn JakubowskiHuntley, sr. M/FOne of the area's most technical players, she scored 14 goals and as ...
    March 17, 2016 - 7:33 pm
  • High school girls soccer preview: Optimism, unanswered questions surround area's top teams

    In the preseason's cold speculation, the county’s two defending sectional champion girls soccer teams seem to, on paper, have the ingredients to again ...
    March 18, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • High school girls soccer: Team preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionCrystal Lake Central Coach: Jay Schwarzrock (6th season)Last year: ...
    April 5, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South vs. Woodstock girls soccer

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    March 16, 2016 - 8:59 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South tops Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Sometimes all you need is a little help from Mother Nature, and that’s exactly what the Crystal Lake South girls soccer team got to begin ...
    March 16, 2016 - 8:56 pm
  • High school softball: Preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Brian Strombom (10th season)Last year’s ...
    March 16, 2016 - 8:51 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Conant blanks Crystal Lake South in opener

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Monday night's game against Conant didn't produce the result Crystal Lake South wanted, and the Gators showed plenty of winter rust ...
    March 14, 2016 - 10:06 pm
  • High school basketball: McHenry County Area All-Star Basketball Extravaganza rosters set

    The teams and rosters are set for the 2016 McHenry County Area All-Star Basketball Extravaganza, which will be played April 17 at Alden-Hebron’s Tigar ...
    March 14, 2016 - 9:32 pm
  • Baseball: Giants prospect Ian Gardeck, CL South grad, will miss season

    Ian Gardeck, a Crystal Lake South graduate who was added in November to the San Francisco Giants' 40-man roster, needs Tommy John surgery to repair da ...
    March 13, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • High school hockey: Marist stops Crystal Lake South in Blackhawk Cup quarterfinals

    BENSENVILLE – Down three goals halfway through the second period and with only 10 healthy skaters available, the Crystal Lake South hockey team calcul ...
    March 13, 2016 - 7:21 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South in AHAI Blackhawk Cup playoffs

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    March 14, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • High school girls hockey: Crystal Lake South's Russ named Illinois Girls Hockey Player of the Year

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Katelynn Russ has put up huge numbers this season as a member of the Upper Fox Valley Girls Hockey Club.
    March 12, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • On Campus: Richmond-Burton grad Sheedlo ready for D-III indoor nationals

    For much of last season, Talia Sheedlo was busy crunching numbers.The Aurora University track and fi ...
    March 10, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • High school girls basketball: All-conference teams

    GIRLS BASKETBALLAll-Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionGrayslake Central: Amanda Larson, jr.; Quin Ga ...
    March 10, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball: All-FVC teams announced

    Here are the All-Fox Valley Conference teams for boys basketball. Fox Division Prairie Ridge: Chr ...
    March 10, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • PHOTOS: McHenry County-area players in Major League Baseball

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    March 4, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • High school boys basketball insider: Marian Central's Adam Pischke Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekAdam PischkeMarian Central, sr., GPischke tied his career-high with 41 points Wed ...
    March 3, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • High school basketball: Crystal Lake South falls to Rockford Jefferson

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Crystal Lake South's Zach Geske picked up his third foul with 5:43 left in the second quarter of Wednesday night's regional semifi ...
    March 2, 2016 - 11:02 pm
  • High school boys swimming: McHenry's Kevin Braun, Cary-Grove co-op's Cooper Langanis make Day 2 at state

    EVANSTON – Just before taking his mark for Friday's 50-yard freestyle state preliminary race, McHenry senior Kevin Braun looked up toward the back of ...
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper at the NFL Combine

    Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper competed at the NFL Combine on Friday. You can read his story here.
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 5:44 pm
  • At NFL Combine, Crystal Lake South's Fahn Cooper using unique college route to his advantage

    INDIANAPOLIS — On April 30, during Rounds 4-7 of the NFL Draft, Fahn Cooper will be celebrating his 23rd birthday, and potentially his future job in t ...
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Ten local swimmers headed to state in 8 events

    McHenry boys swimming coach Craig Fowles is familiar with the school’s only state swimming champion.
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 5:28 pm
  • High school boys swimming insider: McHenry's Riley Hedberg is athlete of the week, rankings, sectional notes and state finals schedule

    Athlete of the WeekRiley HedbergMcHenry, fr.The freshman is heading to state in two events after he ...
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 5:04 pm
  • High school boys basketball insider: Athlete of the week, power rankings

    Athlete of the Week Payton Otto Prairie Ridge, Senior, Guard Otto scored 25 points as the Wolves, ...
    Feb. 24, 2016 - 9:48 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South tops Woodstock in FVC crossover

    WOODSTOCK – The Crystal Lake South boys basketball team wasn’t necessarily happy about its start in the first half Tuesday night against Woodstock.
    Feb. 23, 2016 - 10:43 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley advances to sectional final, Dundee-Crown falls to Hononegah

    DeKALB – Huntley girls basketball coach Steve Raethz emphasized the importance of getting off to a fast start against Crystal Lake South in Tuesday’s ...
    Feb. 23, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley no stranger to sectionals, or opponent Crystal Lake South

    The Huntley girls basketball team cut down the nets, posed for team pictures and tore through two dozen cupcakes after routing Rockford Auburn, 66-40, ...
    Feb. 23, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • High school girls basketball: Athlete of week, power rankings and more

    Athlete of the weekAllison Michalski, Dundee-Crown, jr., FMichalski was one of many Chargers that he ...
    Feb. 22, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Prep Zone: Two-time champ Prairie Ridge co-op gymnastics has strong group returning

    Maddie Solka eagerly awaits seeing the Prairie Ridge co-op girls gymnastics team next year.The thing ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op takes state title, Nikki Baars wins bars

    PALATINE – Prairie Ridge co-op gymnast Nikki Baars went about business in her usual unflappable manner, not realizing what she had accomplished until ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • PHOTOS: Prairie Ridge co-op gymnastics wins state title

    The Prairie Ridge co-op girls gymnastics team finished off its second-straight state title on Saturday at the IHSA state girls gymnastics competition ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 9:31 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op reaches state in five events, McHenry advances six

    LINCOLNSHIRE – Cary-Grove co-op boys swimming coach Rick Schaefer’s eyes teared up after Saturday’s sectional at Stevenson High School.LINCOLNSHIRE – ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 8:52 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Dunk spurs McHenry past Crystal Lake South

    MCHENRY— McHenry guard Gavin Markgraff burst out in front of the play, staring at nothing but open court. He jumped, extended his long right arm and s ...
    Feb. 20, 2016 - 7:49 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op set to win 2nd straight state title

    PALATINE – While others considered Prairie Ridge co-op repeating as state champion a foregone conclusion, the Wolves did not.
    Feb. 19, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • Photos: Crystal Lake South tops Prairie Ridge

    Crystal Lake South beat Prairie Ridge 45-27 in Friday's Class 4A McHenry Regional girls basketball championship at McHenry West.
    Feb. 19, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake South tops Prairie Ridge for regional title

    McHENRY – Crystal Lake South’s Taylor Jozefowicz banked in a 3-pointer from the left wing and didn't look back.
    Feb. 19, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • High school gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op's Maddie Solka primed for state

    Prairie Ridge co-op senior gymnast Maddie Solka more or less has a love/hate relationship with the Gienger.
    Feb. 18, 2016 - 5:48 pm
  • High school boys swimming insider: McHenry's Trey Schopen is athlete of the week, rankings, notes and sectional schedule

    Athlete of the week Trey Schopen, McHenry, Sr.Schopen was the only swimmer to win two individual rac ...
    Feb. 18, 2016 - 3:16 pm
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