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  • High school baseball roundup: Prairie Ridge beats Fremd behind 6 homers

    The Prairie Ridge baseball team had six players hit home runs as they defeated Fremd, 13-4, in nonconference play Thursday in Palatine.
    NEW: March 26, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake South wins twice downstate

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team defeated Zion-Benton, 6-3, Wednesday at Rent One Ball Park in downstate Marion, scoring two runs in the top of th ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • High school girls soccer: McHenry goes 2-1 at Ram Invitational

    The McHenry girls soccer team played three shortened, 40-minute matches Wednesday at the Ram Invite, beating Jacobs and Grant and losing to Grayslake ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Jacobs beats Cary-Grove, Wauconda downstate

    The Jacobs baseball team scored four runs in the fifth inning to take the lead Tuesday night and held on to defeat Cary-Grove, 5-4, at Rent One Ball P ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • High school baseball: Team preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Fox DivisionCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Dan Badgley (seventh season).Last year’ ...
    March 24, 2015 - 3:50 pm
  • High school baseball: Five players to watch

    Five Players to WatchMikie Borst, McHenry, sr., 1B-OFBorst, a Northwest Herald All-Area first-team p ...
    March 24, 2015 - 1:43 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Jacobs edges Gurnee Warren in Marion

    Ryan Sargent pitched six shutout innings of two-hit ball to lead the Jacobs baseball team to a 1-0 victory against Gurnee Warren in nonconference play ...
    March 23, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Jacobs loaded, but Prairie Ridge might have edge in FVC

    Jacobs returns four state qualifiers in boys tennis, but Prairie Ridge could have the deepest lineup in the area.
    March 23, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo again has high expectations

    Marengo softball coach Dwain Nance isn’t concerned with last season or the year before.In a season i ...
    March 21, 2015 - 11:25 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Richmond-Burton freshman Rosing homers in 1st at-bat

    Freshman Jake Rosing hit a home run in his first high school at bat to lead Richmond-Burton to the 14-1 win in five innings over Woodstock North in no ...
    March 20, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Marengo's Knobloch 2nd team all-state, Jacobs' Orange HM

    Marengo’s Zach Knobloch received another honor for his record-setting shooting performance this season when he was named to The Associated Press Class ...
    March 19, 2015 - 5:43 pm
  • High school baseball: Schaumburg edges Jacobs in opener

    SCHAUMBURG – Tuesday’s season-opening baseball game between Schaumburg and Jacobs had all the indications that pitching would be the headline. With te ...
    March 17, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Jacobs rallies for draw with Johnsburg

    ALGONQUIN – As the Johnsburg and Jacobs girls soccer teams took the field for their first game, and really first time outside Tuesday afternoon, expec ...
    March 17, 2015 - 8:43 pm
  • 2015 Northwest Herald Boys Basketball All-Area team

    First teamJason Gregoire, Cary-Grove, sr., G, 6-4Gregoire averaged 15.6 points a game and became the ...
    March 17, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • High school boys hockey: Kings knocked out by Glenbard

    BENSENVILLE – If the No. 12 Kings varsity hockey team – made up of players from Huntley, Jacobs, Hampshire, Dundee-Crown and Burlington Central – want ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • Barry on Campus: Jacobs grad Tennant a walk-on at Lewis

    As a walk-on women’s basketball player at Lewis University in Romeoville, Jessie Tennant has a busy schedule with practices, film study, road trips an ...
    March 12, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Kenton MackJacobsSeniorBasketball1. If you were a soap opera character, what would your name be (you ...
    March 7, 2015 - 5:38 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs falls to Bartlett in regional

    BARTLETT – The sadness around Jacobs’ locker room was palpable.Several Golden Eagles took a half hou ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs rides 14-game win streak into regional

    Jacobs needs one more line to properly complete its boys basketball season résumé – a regional title.
    March 2, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Eric BaroneCrystal Lake SouthSeniorWrestling1. What are three sports movies you can watch over and o ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 6:41 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs tops Prairie Ridge for unofficial FVC title

    ALGONQUIN — After a three-point loss to Zion-Benton on Dec. 27, Jacobs boys basketball coach Jimmy Roberts issued a simple, yet stiff challenge to his ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Jacobs High School Athletic Hall of Fame nominations being accepted

    The Jacobs High School Athletic Hall of Fame is accepting nominations for its Class of 2015 until March 1. Former athletes can be nominated if they gr ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • High school wrestling: Jacobs falls to Deerfield in first team sectional

    DEERFIELD – The Jacobs wrestling team had already reached three milestones this season, winning conference and regional titles as well as qualifying f ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs beats Dundee-Crown, finishes 10-0 in FVC Valley

    ALGONQUIN – Ever since it clinched a Fox Valley Conference Valley Division title outright Feb. 17, the Jacobs boys basketball team shifted all of its ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Boys hoops: Marian Central's Lindell player of the week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekWyatt LindellMarian Central, Sr., GuardFor the second Friday in a row, Lindell hi ...
    Feb. 23, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • High school boys swimming: McHenry, Cary-Grove co-op athletes reach state

    BARRINGTON – After not getting the time they needed to qualify for state in their first relay of the day at the Barrington Sectional, the McHenry Warr ...
    Feb. 21, 2015 - 6:06 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Lindell's 3-pointer leads Marian Central to win

    Wyatt Lindell hit a game-winning 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds left for the Marian Central boys basketball team in its 67-64 win over Benet Academy in ES ...
    Feb. 20, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Dundee-Crown tops Jacobs for regional title

    ELGIN – Dundee-Crown entered Thursday night’s Class 4A Elgin Regional championship with the upper hand, beating Jacobs twice earlier this season. But ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs tops Streamwood, on to regional final

    In the second semifinal at Elgin, No. 2 Jacobs held off a scrappy Streamwood team, 56-47, to advance to Thursday’s regional championship against Dunde ...
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 11:22 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs beats Cary-Grove to take FVC Valley outright

    ALGONQUIN — In front of its home crowd on Tuesday night, the Jacobs boys basketball team faced one last hurdle in conference play. 
    Feb. 17, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball Insider: Prairie Ridge's Otto Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekPayton OttoPrairie Ridge, jr., GOtto scored 29 points in two games as the Wolves ...
    Feb. 16, 2015 - 6:35 pm
  • Around Town: Jacobs High School's Rapaduski in U.S. Soccer U16 Girls National Team camp

    With the invitation to participate in U.S. Soccer’s U16 Girls National Team camp, Algonquin’s Amanda Rapaduski is one step closer to her dream of play ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • Prep Zone: Honors for Crystal Lake South hockey's Matt Kinker

    Crystal Lake South senior Matt Kinker is closing out his high school hockey career in style.In Janua ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Marengo's Dominique Bailey headed to state

    Marengo's Dominique Bailey advanced to the state bowling finals with a six-game series of 1,259 at the Guilford Sectional at Don Carter Lanes in Rockf ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs' 27-point run leads to win over Crystal Lake South

    CRYSTAL LAKE – It was a 9:19 stretch that decided Saturday afternoon’s Fox Valley Conference Valley Division game between Jacobs and Crystal Lake Sout ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 7:07 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op wins FVC meet

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry’s Trey Schopen had the time to qualify for the state meet in the 100 butterfly last season, but a disqualification for rocking kep ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Live updates from sectional wrestling

    We'll have live updates from around the area in sectional wrestling on Saturday. You can watch the C ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 7:08 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs rallies past Woodstock

    ALGONQUIN – Consistency has been an issue that the Jacobs girls basketball team has been trying to work on throughout most of the season.
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • College basketball: Jacobs High School grad Moran happy to stay close to basketball

    For someone who ate, breathed and slept basketball for most of his life, Johnny Moran did not see this coming.
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 4:40 pm
  • Local grads excited Wisconsin-Whitewater hired Bullis

    No matter if the subject is forced fumbles or final exams, Kevin Bullis has proven to be a major resource for football players at the University of Wi ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 6:13 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Dundee-Crown tops Jacobs

    Jesania Laboy scored 19 points to lead the Dundee-Crown girls basketball team to the 48-27 win over Jacobs in FVC Valley Division play in Algonquin.
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs' Sidor player of week, updated power rankings

    Athlete of the Week Carly Sidor, Jacobs, soph., G The sophomore guard led the Golden Eagles to a 65- ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Texts at Jacobs, Huntley defense and games of the week

    Jacobs coach Jimmy Roberts usually would not want assistant Nick Oraham sitting on the bench checking and sending text messages, but Saturday’s game a ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs defeats Libertyville

    Jacobs 40, Libertyville 29: At Milwaukee, the Golden Eagles (10-15) played a strong second half and defeated the Wildcats in a nonconference game at t ...
    Feb. 7, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Dundee-Crown wins regional, other area sectional qualifiers

    The Dundee-Crown girls bowling team won the Elgin Westminster Christian Regional to advance to the Rockford Guilford Sectional next Saturday at Poplar ...
    Feb. 7, 2015 - 8:07 pm
  • High school wrestling: Jacobs wins Rockford East Regional, Huntley advances 5

    The Jacobs wrestling team advanced nine wrestlers to the Barrington Sectional and won the Rockford East Regional in Rockford Saturday afternoon.
    Feb. 7, 2015 - 8:05 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs beats Libertyville

    MILWAUKEE – Yet another sign of just how well Jacobs is performing was on display Saturday at the Bradley Center.
    Feb. 7, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • High school wrestling: Live regional updates

    We will have updates all day from Class 3A, 2A and 1A wrestling regionals. At Class 2A Hampshire, Cr ...
    Feb. 7, 2015 - 8:18 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Jacobs co-op beats Woodstock co-op

    The Jacobs co-op boys swimming team defeated Woodstock co-op, 116-47, in a dual meet in Carpentersville. 
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Gymnastics: Jacobs' Riedel advances to Lake Park Sectional in four events

    Jacobs' gymnast Ally Riedel qualified for sectionals in four events at the Barrington Regional on Wednesday night in Barrington.
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:05 pm
  • High school wrestling: Previewing the regional tournaments

    Regional tournaments on Saturday start the state series with sectionals and the state finals the following two weekends.
    Feb. 5, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Orange leads Jacobs past McHenry

    Chrishawn Orange scored 23 points to lead the Jacobs boys basketball team to a 53-38 win over McHenry in Fox Valley Conference Valley Division play in ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley's Andrews closing in on school record

    With 18 points against Dundee-Crown on Jan. 27, Huntley’s Ali Andrews is 48 points away from tying Samantha Mader’s school scoring record of 1,655. Th ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 6:39 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball Insider: Richmond-Burton's Sam Kaufman Athlete of Week

    Athlete of the WeekSam KaufmanRichmond-Burton, sr., FKaufman had two big games as the Rockets took o ...
    Feb. 2, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • On Campus: Crystal Lake Central High School grad Nelle Youel makes Northern Illinois University tennis history

    As an 8-year-old, Nelle Youel wanted to be like her big brothers, Ben and Gabe.As an 8-year-old, Nelle Youel wanted to be like her big brothers, Ben a ...
    Feb. 1, 2015 - 5:58 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Jacobs co-op fifth at Conant

    Francis Ogaban won the 200-meter individual medley and the 100 backstroke to lead the Jacobs co-op boys swimming team to a fifth-place finish at the C ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • High school boys bowling: Jacobs' Biondo finishes 10th in state

    Jacobs' Brandon Biondo bowled a six-game series of 1,301 on the second day of the boys bowling state finals to finish in 10th place at the St. Clair B ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • High school cheerleading: Crystal Lake Central wins, Huntley runner-up and Hampshire advances at DeKalb Sectional

    DEKALB — The cheerleaders sat in silence, huddled in circles across the blue mat that was placed across the hardwood floor of DeKalb High’s Chuck Dayt ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 5:35 pm
  • High school wrestling: Live FVC wrestling finals highlights/interviews

    Live highlights from the finals at the FVC wrestling meet. Jacobs won the school's first team title ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • High school cheerleading: DeKalb Sectional live with highlights

    The DeKalb Sectional cheerleading competition took place on Saturday at DeKalb High School. You can watch the competition live here.
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Hampshire, Crystal Lake South and Alden-Hebron win

    Emma Benoit scored 28 points to lead the Hampshire girls to a 56-44 victory over Woodstock North in FVC Fox Division play at Hampshire. 
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • High school competitive dance: Crystal Lake Central advances to final

    The Crystal Lake Central competitive dance team advanced to the second day of the IHSA Competitve Dance State Finals by finishing in sixth place in Cl ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • High school boys bowling: Jacobs' Biondo 9th after Day 1 at state

    For the second-straight year, Jacobs' Brandon Biondo finished in the top 10 during the first day of the Boys Bowling State Finals at St. Clair Bowl in ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 8:52 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Dundee-Crown's Mueller 3rd at FVC Tournament

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Coming into Friday's Fox Valley Conference girls bowling tournament, Dundee-Crown's Brittany Mueller had never earned all-conference ...
    Jan. 30, 2015 - 5:21 pm
  • High school boys swimming: McHenry tops Jacobs co-op

    McHENRY- The McHenry boys swimming team didn’t have a great feeling about the dual with Jacobs co-op Thursday.
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • High school boys bowling: Jacobs' Biondo confident heading back to state

    The road back to St. Clair Bowl in Fairview Heights wasn’t easy for Brandon Biondo.After the Jacobs ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 4:56 pm
  • High school wrestling: Seeds for Fox Valley Conference tourament

    WRESTLINGFVC TournamentSeeds106: 1. Ian Mullen, 29-3 (McHenry); 2. Zach Spencer, 30-7 (Huntley); 3. ...
    Jan. 29, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs beats Dundee-Crown

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Jacobs never trailed Wednesday night against Dundee-Crown, but that didn’t mean the Golden Eagles’ 58-39 victory came easily in the ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs holds off Cary-Grove

    CARY – The Jacobs girls basketball team had already withstood one furious Cary-Grove rally earlier Wednesday night.
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • High school wrestling: Huntley's Gamboa athlete of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the weekCHRIS GAMBOAHuntley, sr.Gamboa went 3-0 on Saturday at the Dundee-Crown Mega Dual ...
    Jan. 28, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Inside high school boys basketball: Marengo's Knobloch Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekZach KnoblochMarengo, jr., GKnobloch was named the MVP of the South Beloit Martin ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:43 pm
  • High School Football: Jacobs' Walker picks Army

    The name on Josh Walker’s Twitter account, G.I.Josh, seems even more appropriate.The Jacobs senior r ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Soph Krutwig could key deep run for Jacobs

    ALGONQUIN – All the pieces are in place for the Jacobs boys basketball team to get back to its elite status and make a deep run into the Class 4A stat ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 7:10 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Jacobs, Johnsburg win

    Cameron Krutwig had 12 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Jacobs boys basketball team to the 58-37 win over Elgin in nonconference play at Elgin. 
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Huntley, Woodstock, Woodstock North and Alden-Hebron win

    Ali Andrews scored 23 points, going 8 of 8 from the free-throw line, to lead the Huntley girls basketball team to a 58-34 Fox Valley Conference Valley ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • High school boys swimming roundup: Cary-Grove co-op wins Bison Invitational

    The Cary-Grove co-op boys swimming team won the 13-team Fred Palffy Bison Invitational at Buffalo Grove Saturday afternoon. 
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • High school boys bowling: Jacobs' Biondo headed back to state

    Jacobs' Brandon Biondo finished in fourth place overall, and first among individuals not on a qualifying team, to advance to the boys bowling state fi ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:49 pm
  • High school competitive dance: D-155 schools dominate 2A

    DEKALB— The dance teams sat on the hardwood floor at DeKalb High School in tight circles holding hands, hoping.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:09 pm
  • I’m Just Saying with Jacobs graduate Bret Mooney

    When Bret Mooney, the 2013 Northwest Herald football Player of the Year, was being recruited by Colgate, he sensed he had a chance to get on the field ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • Watch DeKalb Sectional high school competitive dance highlights

    The DeKalb Sectional competitive dance tournament took place on Saturday. Crystal Lake Central, Car ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 7:23 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Orange reaches 1,000 in big night for Jacobs

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs has always been a difficult place to play a basketball game, and there's no sign of that stopping any time soon. The environment Fr ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs beats McHenry

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs girls basketball coach Joe Benoit believes a challenging early schedule has prepared the Golden Eagles for the second round of conf ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:55 pm
  • High school wrestling insider: McHenry's Ian Mullen named athlete of the week

    Athlete of the weekIAN MULLENMcHenry, sr.Mullen won the Batavia Tournament at 106 pounds on Saturday ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 5:27 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Jacobs beats Marian Central; Marengo falls to Genoa-Kingston

    The Jacobs girls basketball team used a big third quarter to pull away and defeat Marian Central 58-38 in nonconference play in Algonquin. 
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs tops Cary-Grove

    CARY – Jacobs boys basketball coach Jimmy Roberts described his team’s offensive execution as “on and off” in the early stages of Tuesday night’s Fox ...
    Jan. 20, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • Inside high school boys basketball: Jacobs' Orange Athlete of Week

    Athlete of the WeekChrishawn Orange,Jacobs, sr., GThe Golden Eagles’ 6-foot-2 guard scored 24 points ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 9:10 pm
  • High school baseball: Jacobs' Heiss picks Arkansas

    Jacobs junior Brenden Heiss will take his big-time right arm to a big-time college baseball program.
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • High school wrestling roundup: Jacobs wins Urbana Tournament

    The Jacobs wrestling team won the 36th annual Urbana Wrestling Tournament on Saturday behind first-place finishes from Beau Harrier (113 pounds), Cody ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • High school boys swimming roundup: Cary-Grove 2nd at Jefferson Invitational

    Cary-Grove's 200-yard freestyle relay team of Cooper Langanis, Mitch Robak, Scott Eibel and Corey Sheehan took first place Saturday with a time of 1:3 ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs takes it to Crystal Lake South

    ALGONQUIN – The Jacobs boys basketball team’s message to the other Fox Valley Conference Valley Division teams could be condensed into two words: watc ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • High school wrestling: Jacobs holds off Huntley

    ALGONQUIN – With one match remaining in Thursday's dual meet against Huntley, all Jacobs' Carson Shoemaker needed to do was not get pinned on senior n ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 11:32 pm
  • Prep Zone: Woodstock North cross country coach Farris cherished time with wife

    Life was difficult for Bruce and Jodi Farris the last couple of years, as multiple sclerosis ravaged Jodi’s body, leaving her blind, bedridden and una ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs freshman Healy's confidence grows

    ALGONQUIN – When Jacobs learned it would be playing without leading scorer Jessica Powell Tuesday night against rival Dundee-Crown, coach Joe Benoit k ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • High school wrestling insider: Cary-Grove's Michael Gomez athlete of week

    Athlete of the weekMICHAEL GOMEZCary-Grove, sr.Gomez beat three ranked wrestlers to win the Sycamore ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 3:52 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Dundee-Crown holds off Jacobs in OT

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Dundee-Crown coach Sarah Miller knew that, even though her team jumped out to a 14-point lead in the first quarter, Jacobs would not ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 9:51 am
  • High school girls bowling: Jacobs, Woodstock co-op and Johnsburg win

    Mariclare Daniels bowled a 634 series to lead the Jacobs girls bowling team to a Fox Valley Conference victory over McHenry 2,506-2,045 at Raymond's B ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op tops Jacobs co-op

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Cary-Grove co-op boys swimming coach Rick Schaefer has been working his team hard in practices and expected the result to be a dropoff ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:06 pm
  • Inside Boys Basketball: Dundee-Crown's Kiwaun Seals Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekKiwaun SealsDundee-Crown, sr., FThe Chargers’ 6-foot-1 forward turned in an unfor ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 7:00 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Jacobs, Johnsburg win

    Cory Boeckh scored 16 points, including four of Jacobs' eight 3-pointers to lead his team to the 55-23 win over Waukegan in nonconference play at Algo ...
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove 2nd at Elk Grove

    Cooper Langanis won both the 200-yard freestyle and the 500 freestyle to help the Cary-Grove boys swimming team finish second at the eight-team Elk Gr ...
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 9:48 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Josh Jandron Woodstock North Senior Soccer, basketball, baseball 1. What’s your favorite wild anima ...
    Jan. 10, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg, Richmond-Burton and Huntley win

    Aannah Interrante scored a game-high 20 points, including three 3-pointers, to lead the Johnsburg girls basketball team to a 65-44 Big Northern Confer ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs rolls past McHenry

    McHENRY – To say the Jacobs boys basketball team has been itching to get back on the court would be an understatement.
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Inside high school boys basketball: McHenry's Nick Bellich athlete of week

    Athlete of the WeekNick Bellich, McHenry, JuniorThe 5-foot-9 junior point guard helped the Warriors ...
    Jan. 5, 2015 - 6:44 pm
  • Prep Zone: Army football wants Cary-Grove's Gomez, Jacobs' Walker

    Army wide receivers coach Tucker Waugh had a busy time last month in McHenry County. Waugh, who is t ...
    Jan. 4, 2015 - 9:51 pm
  • High school wrestling roundup: McHenry goes 2-0 at Batavia Triangular

    The McHenry wrestling team went 2-0 Saturday at the Batavia Triangular with a 51-15 win over Batavia and a 62-12 victory over Elgin.The McHenry wrestl ...
    Jan. 3, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Inside Boys Basketball: Marengo's Knobloch Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekZach KnoblochMarengo, jr. GThe guard scored 32 points and hit eight 3-pointers fo ...
    Dec. 29, 2014 - 4:18 pm
  • On Campus: Marian Central grad Tanja Speaker back in college basketball arena

    Since her college basketball career ended in 2011 at NCAA Division II Florida Southern College, Tanja Speaker put her sport management degree to work ...
    Dec. 28, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • Boys basketball: Jacobs falls to Zion-Benton in 3rd-place game

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs considered last year’s fourth-place finish in its own Hinkle Holiday Classic a nice building block in its season.
    Dec. 28, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • Northwest Herald's top 10 local sports stories in 2014

    The list of top local sports stories for 2014 was particularly strong because of its historical significance.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 8:36 pm
  • Boys basketball: Jacobs loses to Larkin in Hinkle Holiday Classic semifinal

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs guard Chrishawn Orange zipped down the lane for a soaring layup that cut Larkin’s lead, once 12 points, to three late in the third ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • High school girls basketball: Cary-Grove's Barker hits 1,000 points in win

    Katie Barker scored her 1,000th point in her Cary-Grove girls basketball career to help the Trojans win 47-25 over Mundelein at the Mundelein Mustang ...
    Dec. 26, 2014 - 9:23 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Cary-Grove, Crystal Lake South and Jacobs win at Hinkle Holiday Classic

    ALGONQUIN – Cary-Grove senior guard Justin Blair was happy to assume the scorer’s role when his team needed it most.ALGONQUIN – Cary-Grove senior guar ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:33 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs beats Carmel, heads to championship bracket

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs found the ideal mix of inside-out action teams search for on offense.Guard Cory B ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South's Baker player of week

    Athlete of the Week Tyler Baker, Crystal Lake South, Senior The Gators’ 5-foot-10 point guard had on ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Christian BrunnerDundee-CrownJuniorFootball, wrestling1. What would be your soap opera name (middle ...
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs wins Hinkle opener, Cary-Grove wins and Prairie Ridge falls

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs point guard Chrishawn Orange looked at coach Jimmy Roberts after Saturday’s game and smiled as he said, “That was fun.”
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 10:30 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Woodstock co-op, Grayslake Central win

    The Jacobs girls bowling team defeated Woodstock co-op in Fox Valley Conference play 2,434-2,244 at Wayne's Lanes in Woodstock.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • High school wrestling: Jacobs holds off Crystal Lake South

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs knew its match Thursday night against Crystal Lake South going to be tough and needed to get off to a fast start.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • High school boys swimming preview: McHenry, Jacobs co-op swimmers have edge

    Experience is the factor that all returning local state qualifiers cite as their biggest advantage heading into the boys swimming season.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Five to Watch

    Kevin BraunMcHenry, jr.Braun is the area's only swimmer to qualify for state in two events last seas ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Woodstock's Mason Sutter player of week

    Athlete of the Week Mason Sutter Woodstock, sr., F The Blue Streaks’ 6-foot-5 forward led them in sc ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:00 pm
  • Boys basketball: Jacobs tops Barrington with buzzer-beating 3

    ALGONQUIN – From purely selfish reasons, Kenton Mack wanted Jacobs' game against Barrington to end.“ ...
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Girls basketball: Crystal Lake South beats Jacobs

    ALGONQUIN – Crystal Lake South forward Kianna Clark brings a certain toughness that cannot be measured on a stat sheet.
    Dec. 13, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Watch: Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierbergen wins High School Heisman

    Lauren Van Vlierbergen put together an amazing and wildly successful running career before she was ever selected as a female national finalist for Wen ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen wins Wendy's High School Heisman

    The magnitude of Lauren Van Vlierbergen’s athletic achievements fully sunk in with those who know her on Friday night in New York City.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • High school cross country: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen ready for High School Heisman ceremony

    Dave and Sherri Van Vlierbergen kept a secret from their oldest daughter, Lauren, during the first week of November.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:09 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Jacobs fourth at St. Viator

    Francis Ogaban won the 200-yard individual medley (2:06.36) and finished second in the 100 backstroke (55.48) to lead Jacobs co-op boys swimming team ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:58 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake South's Fanter player of week

    Athlete of the WeekChanel Fanter, Crystal Lake South, jr., GFanter helped lead the Gators to a 3-0 r ...
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 9:52 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Sutter leads Woodstock past Jacobs

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Blue Streaks knew they would need their best defensive effort of the season to beat Jacobs on Tuesday.
    Dec. 10, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs tops Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jacobs senior guard Jessica Powell was surprised to see so many uncontested shots on offense at the start of Monday’s Fox Valley Confer ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • College volleyball: Jacobs graduate Ehrhardt will leave Toledo for UIC

    Jacobs graduate Alyssa Ehrhardt liked her teammates and school at Toledo, but the mounting losses became a bit too much.
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Jacobs co-op 3rd at Harlem Invitational

    The Jacobs co-op boys swimming team took third place Saturday at the Harlem Invitational at Machesney Park, finishing 36 points behind first-place Hon ...
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 10:42 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs sinks Harlan at Larkin shootout

    ELGIN – Jacobs guard Kyle Ross listened intently at halftime as coach Jimmy Roberts implored for someone, anyone, to knock down 3-pointers against Chi ...
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • 2014 Northwest Herald Girls Volleyball All-Area team

    FIRST TEAM Frankie Cavallaro Dundee-Crown, jr., S With two years’ experience as a varsity captain t ...
    Dec. 7, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • On Campus: Jacobs, Richmond-Burton football players glad they chose Whitewater

    Tim Regan took notice of the “phenomenal” facilities at Wisconsin-Whitewater on his football recruiting visit. And he couldn’t avoid the program’s his ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • High school girls basketball: McHenry tops Jacobs

    McHENRY – After splitting their first six games on the road, the McHenry girls basketball team was happy to be home for the first time against Jacobs ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs tops Warren

    Chrishawn Orange scored 12 points to lead the Jacobs boys basketball team to a 36-28 win over Warren in nonconference play in Gurnee.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • High school girls cross country: Northwest Herald All-Area team

    Kitty AllenMarengo, sr.Allen finished fourth in the Class 2A state meet, the highest finish by a Mar ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 8:36 pm
  • High school girls cross country: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen runner of year

    The injury issues Lauren Van Vlierbergen dealt with during her sophomore and junior cross country seasons were relatively minor.The injury issues Laur ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 12:17 am
  • High school boys basketball insider: Woodstock North's Jandron player of week

    Athlete of the WeekJosh JandronWoodstock North, Senior, GuardJandron scored 85 points in three games ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 7:37 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Alden-Hebron ends 23-game losing skid

    The Alden-Hebron boys basketball team snapped a 23-game losing streak dating back to last season with its 63-62 win over Islamic Foundation at the Wes ...
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 11:02 pm
  • Boys basketball roundup: Marengo advances to tournament final

    The Marengo boys basketball team defeated Oak Forest, 61-58, and Muchin College Prep, 66-42, at Friday’s Dean Riley “Shootin’ the Rock” Tournament in ...
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg, McHenry, Crystal Lake South win

    At the Lake Zurich Tournament, freshman Kayla Stefka scored 15 points to lead the Skyhawks (2-3) to their second win of the tournament, defeating Deer ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • High school wrestling: FVC Valley preview capsules

    VALLEY DIVISIONCary-GroveCoach: Ryan Ludwig (fourth season)Last season: Third in the FVC meet; fifth ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 5:29 pm
  • Girls basketball roundup: Alden-Hebron tops Harvard

    The Alden-Hebron girls basketball team had three players score at least 15 points as it defeated Harvard, 62-49, in nonconference play Tuesday in Hebr ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • High school boys basketball: 5 to watch

    Northwest Herald Boys Basketball Five to WatchJason Gregoire, Cary-Grove, Sr., Guard, 6-4Gregoire wa ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 8:13 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Fox Valley Conference Valley Division preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Valley DivisionCary-GroveCoach: Ralph Schuetzle (11th season).Last year’s reco ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs brings back talented team

    The list of needs for Jacobs boys basketball team is short.The Golden Eagles have experience, with t ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Girls basketball roundup: Huntley edges St. Viator at Dundee-Crown tourney

    The Huntley girls basketball team stayed undefeated with a 47-46 victory over St. Viator on Saturday at the Dundee-Crown Thanksgiving Tournament in Ca ...
    Nov. 22, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Congratulations Sam Kaufman, February Athlete of the Month!