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  • High school girls volleyball roundup: Marian Central upsets St. Francis

    The Marian Central girls volleyball team came back from one set down to defeat three-time defending Class 3A state champion St. Francis, 19-25, 25-21, ...
    NEW: Sept. 1, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • High school boys golf: Crystal Lake South, Jacobs, Prairie Ridge and Marengo win

    Nate Zacher carded a 4-over-par 39 to lead the Crystal Lake South boys golf team to a 161-180 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win over Huntley o ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 8:57 pm
  • Prep Zone: Crystal Lake Central's Romeo McKnight relieved at news about knee

    Crystal Lake Central’s Romeo McKnight heaved a huge sigh of relief when he visited his orthopedic surgeon Tuesday morning.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 8:55 pm
  • Cary-Grove moves up three spots in 6A; Marengo picks up votes in 3A

    Cary-Grove moved up three spots in the Class 6A poll released by The Associated Press Tuesday afternoon.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • 2015 Marengo high school football coverage

    2015 Marengo high school football coverage: Videos, photos, stories and more ...
    Aug. 31, 2015 - 1:15 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz: With Paetyn Borhart, Mike Ostrow and Fred Bush

    Paetyn BorhartSchool: MarengoYear: SeniorSport: Volleyball1. Which one of your teammates do you real ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • High school football: Marengo shuts out Byron in opener

    BYRON – It wasn’t exactly the way Marengo head coach Matt Lynch was hoping to start the season and yet it was. 
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:06 am
  • Boys soccer roundup: Dylan Trainer's 5 goals power Marengo over Winnebago

    Dylan Trainer had a career day Friday, scoring five goals to lead Marengo to an 8-0 win against Winnebago at the Stillman Valley boys soccer tournamen ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • High school girls golf: Prairie Ridge and Johnsburg win

    Lindsey Wallen shot a 52 to lead Prairie Ridge to a 219-225 nonconference win against Marengo at Marengo Ridge on Thursday.
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • High school boys golf: Cary-Grove, Marengo, Hampshire, Dundee-Crown and Prairie Ridge win

    Kyle Irlbacker shot a 1-under 35 at Foxford Hills in Cary on Thursday to lead Cary-Grove to a, 155-177, Fox Valley Conference boys golf win. 
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • High school football: Previewing Friday's Week 1 games

    Northeastern Athletic ConferenceRockford Christian Life (10-1) at Alden-Hebron (5-5)When: 7 p.m. Fri ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 1:02 am
  • High school girls tennis: Marengo, Woodstock tie

    MARENGO – If the girls tennis dual between Marengo and Woodstock on Wednesday was soccer, it might have been called a friendly.MARENGO – If the girls ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • High school boys soccer roundup: Woodstock edges Wauconda on Noah Robey's goal

    Noah Robey scored with 16 minutes left Tuesday to lead the Woodstock boys soccer team to a 2-1 season-opening win over Wauconda in nonconference play ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • High school girls golf roundup: Jacobs co-op defeats McHenry

    Stephanie Fiorentino shot a 40 to claim medalist honors and help lead the Jacobs co-op girls golf team to a 174-193 win over McHenry on Tuesday in Fox ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • High school boys golf roundup: McHenry tops Huntley; Prairie Ridge flirts with school record

    The McHenry boys golf team defeated Huntley, 167-177, in Fox Valley Conference Valley Division play Tuesday at McHenry Country Club.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • High school football: Preseason all-area first team

    OFFENSE Quarterback Anthony Binetti, senior, Huntley Running backs Tyler Pennington, junior, Cary-Gr ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Take 2: What does it take to be a high school football winner?

    Football season is set to begin and every team in the state has the same ultimate dream, making the state title game. Northwest Herald sports editor J ...
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 3:29 pm
  • High school girls golf roundup: Huntley, Richmond-Burton, Marian Central win

    The Huntley girls golf team defeated Dundee-Crown, 192-213, in Fox Valley Conference play Monday at Pinecrest in Huntley.
    Aug. 25, 2015 - 9:32 am
  • Marengo high school football preview 2015

    Marengo high school football preview 2015 ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Traditional FVC powers look for more success

    As the Fox Valley Conference enters its final year with 13 teams and two divisions, local powerhouses such as Crystal Lake Central, Cary Grove and Cry ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: 2015 team preview capsules

    FOX VALLEY CONFERENCE Fox Division Crystal Lake Central Coach: Lisa Brunstrum, fifth season Last yea ...
    Aug. 23, 2015 - 1:29 pm
  • High school boys golf roundup: Marengo defeats Oregon by 4 strokes

    Ryan Wick and Connor Wascher each shot a 40 to share medalist honors and lead the Marengo boys golf team to a 166-170 Big Northern Conference crossove ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • High school girls golf roundup: Crystal Lake Central co-op wins Huntley Invitational

    The Crystal Lake Central co-op girls golf team shot a team score of 173 to win the Huntley Invitational by six shots Thursday at Pinecrest in Huntley.
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 10:10 pm
  • High school boys soccer preview: Team capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceFox DivisionCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Nathan Smith (1st season)Last year: 9-11 ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 6:10 pm
  • High school football preview 2015: Marengo

    Quick hits Coach: Matt Lynch (ninth season, 16-56) Last year’s record: 5-4 overall, 3-4 (fifth place ...
    Aug. 24, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • High school boys cross country: 2015 team capsules

    Cary-Grove Coach: Layne Holter (17th season). Last year's finish: Eighth in FVC Meet. Top returning ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 3:15 pm
  • PHOTOS: Marengo high school football practice

    Shaw Media images of Marengo football practice ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • High school boys golf: Individuals become teammates as season begins

    Prairie Ridge senior Kevin Karney felt bad after beating his brother, sophomore Cameron Karney, by two strokes in the J. Patrick Lawler Crystal Woods ...
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • High school boys golf: Season preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Chris Gotsch (second season)Top returners: Kyle Irlbacker, sr. ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:14 pm
  • High school football: Northwest Herald position rankings – Quarterbacks

    1. CHRIS KATRENICK Jacobs, jr. (6-foot-2, 195 pounds) Katrenick has drawn interest from several Divi ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • Marengo teammates mourn loss of former player Marc Bender

    After hearing the news that his classmate and former teammate Marc Bender had been killed in an accident on a rural Boone County road early Monday mor ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 8:14 pm
  • Junior golf: Crystal Lake Central's Zach Tuszynski wins senior boys title in MCJGA event at Crystal Woods

    WOODSTOCK – Even after firing a 1-over-par 73 at Crystal Woods on Wednesday, Zach Tuszynski wasn’t sure whether he would have enough left to win his f ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • High school sports: Technology helps coaches teach, save time

    When Rich Czeslawski used to watch film to record his team’s statistics, his coaching instincts often made an already tedious process even more time-c ...
    July 20, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Golf: McHenry's Prisching, Woodstock's Pietrzak, Cary-Grove's Reid and Jacobs' Coakley win at MCJGA event

    MARENGO – Ben Prisching had a chance to close out and win the McHenry County Junior Golf Association’s Marengo Ridge Open in 18 holes on Thursday, but ...
    July 9, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Prep football: Marengo's Jarrell Jackson gets first offer from Illinois State

    From the time he started talking to Illinois State in May, Jarrell Jackson thought his path to getting a scholarship offer from the Redbirds was prett ...
    July 8, 2015 - 7:55 am
  • Marengo basketball star Zach Knobloch eager to return to football field

    Zach Knobloch spent one year concentrating on basketball and turned in the most prolific 3-point-shooting season in IHSA history.
    July 5, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Marengo's Ben Volkening itching to get back on the basketball court

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Ben Volkening sat on Marengo's bench Friday at Gator Alley, cheering on his teammates at the Crystal Lake South-Gary Collins Shootout a ...
    June 28, 2015 - 6:10 pm
  • High school softball: Northwest Herald All-Area team

    2015 Northwest Herald All-Area Softball team First team Mariah Dionne Marengo, so., P Dionne, the N ...
    June 26, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • High school girls softball: Marengo's Mariah Dionne Northwest Herald Player of the Year

    Before her sophomore season, Mariah Dionne jotted down her personal goals onto blank sheets of paper, slapped tape on the back and stuck them to her b ...
    June 26, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo seniors hope tradition will go on

    EAST PEORIA – The Marengo girls softball team stood in a line between first and second base on an adjacent field to the one where it had just fallen t ...
    June 13, 2015 - 6:05 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo falls to Washington in state final, keeps up aggressive play

    EAST PEORIA – Marengo’s Veronica Ruelius didn’t hold back, aggressively making the turn around first base and  – after a very brief hesitation  – raci ...
    June 13, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • DeFabo: Marengo softball's unofficial official scorekeeper always has a good seat

    EAST PEORIA — “Is this seat taken,” the woman with the white hair asked, pointing to the folding chair directly behind home plate. 
    June 13, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Leah SecorMarengoSophomoreBasketball, Softball1. What would be your dream job?Veterinarian for large ...
    June 13, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Live coverage: Marengo softball plays for state title vs. Washington

    Follow our live coverage as the Marengo softball team goes for the Class 3A state title against Washington.
    June 13, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • High school softball: Marengo overcame delays, poor warmup, to win

    EAST PEORIA – Marengo softball coach Dwain Nance called the Indians pre-game warmups for Friday’s Class 3A state semifinal against Kaneland “pretty mu ...
    June 12, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo wins to reach state final

    EAST PEORIA – Before Friday’s Class 3A state semifinal against Kaneland, the Marengo softball team was winless in three state tournament games at East ...
    June 12, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Live coverage: Marengo softball state semifinals vs. Kaneland

    Follow along with our live coverage of the Marengo softball team's Class 3A state semifinal game against Kaneland.
    June 12, 2015 - 2:36 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo's Dionne has own "uniqueness"

    MARENGO – Mariah Dionne watched her older sister, Elizabeth, pitch for Marengo's high school softball team, and, naturally, wanted to be a pitcher, to ...
    June 12, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Kirsten Stevens sets softball records at Mercer

    Kirsten Stevens is planning on a post-college career as a teacher.A Spanish major and a standout sof ...
    June 10, 2015 - 1:41 pm
  • High school softball: Seniors Ruelius and Turner help Marengo get back to state

    EVANTSTON – As the final out was recorded and she raced to celebrate with her teammates in the infield, Marengo right fielder Veronica Ruelius let her ...
    June 9, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo headed to state finals

    EVANSTON – Marengo could do nothing against Wauconda pitcher Kayla Wedl through the first five innings of Tuesday’s Class 3A Northwestern University S ...
    June 10, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • High school softball: Marengo's Dionne player of week

    Athlete of the WeekMariah DionneMarengo, so., PDionne dominated in the circle for the Indians, allow ...
    June 9, 2015 - 7:18 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo ready for rematch with Wauconda in supersectional

    Jessica Turner was one of the first Marengo softball players to reach for the Indians first sectional championship plaque since 2012.Jessica Turner wa ...
    June 8, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • High school recruiting notes: Jacobs' Bridget Wallenberger to play volleyball at UW-Milwaukee

    Bridget Wallenberger always wanted to play volleyball in college.By her sophomore year at Jacobs, th ...
    June 7, 2015 - 5:02 pm
  • Take 2: Marengo softball, Jacobs baseball last teams standing

    Two McHenry County spring high school sports teams remain. Then, it will be officially summer for the prep season, or something like that. Northwest H ...
    June 6, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Northwest Herald senior sports writer Joe Stevenson sits down with three local prep athletes. Jack ...
    June 6, 2015 - 4:03 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo headed to supersectional

    BELVIDERE – Marengo’s Mariah Dionne ripped off her pitcher’s mask and cracked a wide smile in jubilation as she ran back to the Indians’ dugout betwee ...
    June 6, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo set to face Burlington Central in sectional final

    Confidence and nerves play vital roles in the Marengo softball team's preparation as they head into the Class 3A Belvidere North sectional final at 11 ...
    June 5, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo shuts out sectional host Belvidere North to reach final

    BELVIDERE – In the top of the sixth inning in Wednesday’s Class 3A Belvidere North Sectional semifinal, the pressure was on Marengo pitcher Mariah Dio ...
    June 4, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • High school softball: All-conference lists

    Here are the All-Conference girls softball lists for the Fox Valley Conference, Big Northern Conference, East Suburban Catholic Conference and Northea ...
    June 3, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo focusing on Belvidere North as sectional set to begin

    With two appearances in the IHSA Class 3A softball state finals in the past four years, the Marengo Indians are well acquainted with the amount of fig ...
    June 2, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • High school softball: Dionne, Marengo blank Richmond-Burton in regional final

    WOODSTOCK – When Marengo sophomore pitcher Mariah Dionne stepped into the circle Monday against Richmond-Burton, it wasn't her skill or vibrant compet ...
    June 1, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • High school softball: Richmond-Burton stuns Marian Central; Marengo rolls into regional final

    WOODSTOCK – In the bottom of the seventh inning Thursday, No. 2-seeded Richmond-Burton's softball team trailed by six runs against No. 3 Marian Centra ...
    May 28, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • High school baseball: Belvidere North edges Marengo in regional opener

    BELVIDERE – Marengo came back from two two-run deficits, twice scoring on two-out hits and once sacrificing a runner around the bases. The Indians tur ...
    May 27, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • Insider Prep Softball: Huntley's Tiffany Giese the Athlete of the Week

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKTiffany GieseHuntley, freshman, pitcherGiese improved to 11-5 in the circle with ...
    May 26, 2015 - 5:32 pm
  • High school baseball: Class 3A, Class 4A regionals ready to go

    For the third time in eight days, the Dundee-Crown and Huntley baseball teams will meet when the two square off Monday. The Chargers won both one-run ...
    May 24, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • High school girls track: Woodstock's Jacobs, Harvard's Stricker lead local 2A state medalists

    CHARLESTON – Any athlete who continues improving her track and field performances through the season’s end likely is going to feel satisfaction.CHARLE ...
    May 23, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Prairie Ridge strikes late to beat Lincoln-Way North

    Prairie Ridge came through with four runs in the seventh inning to defeat Lincoln-Way North, 7-3, in nonconference baseball action Saturday in Frankfo ...
    May 23, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Hampshire outslugs Johnsburg

    Hampshire outlasted Johnsburg for a 15-9 nonconference softball victory Saturday in Johnsburg, collecting 19 hits. Peyton DeChant and Joslyn Nelson ea ...
    May 23, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • High school boys track and field: 11 area athletes at Richmond-Burton headed to state

    RICHMOND – When Johnsburg senior Sam Blankenship received the baton for the final leg of the 4x400-meter relay, he saw the Antioch runner just five to ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • High school softball: Jacobs, Marengo and Huntley win

    Kerri Healy doubled in Alexis Addante in the bottom of the seventh inning to help the Jacobs softball team walk off with a 3-2 win over Johnsburg in n ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • High school 2A girls state track and field: Harvard's Stricker in 400 final

    CHARLESTON – Harvard’s Sophie Stricker watched two competitors break 57 seconds in the first heat of the Class 2A 400 meters and became slightly conce ...
    May 22, 2015 - 9:13 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Crystal Lake South, Huntley, Marengo, Johnsburg and Dundee-Crown win

    Hailee Massie had an RBI single in the top of the seventh inning to break a tie and give the Crystal Lake South softball team the 6-5 win over Graysla ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • High school softball: Dundee-Crown tops Marengo

    The Dundee-Crown softball team defeated Marengo 5-3 in a rain-shortened game in nonconference play at Carpentersville.
    May 20, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • High school softball: Prairie Ridge's Kaleigh O'Brien player of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekKaleigh O’BrienPrairie Ridge, sophomore, third baseO’Brien hit a two-run home run ...
    May 19, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Marengo win

    Megan Mahaffy struck out 11 in a complete-game win and homered for Crystal Lake Central in a 5-4 Fox Valley Conference Fox Division win Monday in Hamp ...
    May 18, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • High school baseball: Hampshire shuts out Woodstock North

    Michael Kruse pitched six shutout innings to lead the Hampshire baseball team to a 2-0 win over Woodstock North in Fox Valley Conference Fox Division ...
    May 16, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Hampshire nips Marengo for 2nd in sectional

    VERNON HILLS – After five hours and 17 events, the final team standings were still not settled at the Class 2A Vernon Hills Sectional girls track and ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Jacobs rallies past Dundee-Crown in 7th

    The Jacobs softball team scored seven runs in the top of the seventh inning to come from behind and defeat Dundee-Crown, 10-4, in Fox Valley Conferenc ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Huntley, Hampshire, Johnsburg and Woodstock North win

    The Huntley softball team defeated Marengo 3-1 in nonconference play at Marengo.Tiffany Giese pitche ...
    May 14, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake Central, Marengo, Richmond-Burton and Johnsburg win

    The Crystal Lake Central baseball team scored six runs in the second inning to pull away and defeat Woodstock North 8-4 in Fox Valley Conference Valle ...
    May 14, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • High school boys track: Johnsburg finishes second at BNC East meet

    HAMPSHIRE — Before Thursday evening’s Big Northern Conference East Division boys meet began, Chris Setzler was hoping his Johnsburg team might be able ...
    May 14, 2015 - 9:46 pm
  • High school baseball: R-B's Rosing strikes out 18; McHenry, Crystal Lake Central and Marengo win

    Richmond-Burton freshman Jake Rosing struck out 18 batters over seven innings in the 7-0 win over Harvard in Big Northern Conference East Division pla ...
    May 12, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Johnsburg and Richmond-Burton win big in regional semifinals

    HARVARD – Johnsburg and Richmond-Burton both won big Tuesday in the 1A Harvard regional semifinals, setting up a third meeting of the season between t ...
    May 12, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo beats Genoa-Kingston for 34th straight BNC East win

    MARENGO – Marengo’s Jackie Pulak doesn’t play as often as she would like after suffering a pair of strained quads early in the season.
    May 12, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • High school softball: McHenry's Koepke player of week

    Athlete of the WeekKristin KoepkeMcHenry, Senior, PitcherKoepke improved to 12-2 with a pair of shut ...
    May 12, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake South shuts out Grayslake Central

    Senior left fielder Mike Avella hit a three-run home run in the first inning against Grayslake Central to lead Crystal Lake South's baseball team to a ...
    May 9, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • On Campus: Marengo grads Carlson, Kissack help Rock Valley softball team

    The first season of college softball for Marengo graduates Taylor Carlson and Abby Kissack has involved a major adjustment.The first season of college ...
    May 9, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • High school softball roundup: Johnsburg, Marengo and Prairie Ridge win

    Morgan Post struck out five and gave up two runs in eight innings to earn the completegame win for Johnsburg in a 3-2 Big Northern Conference East Div ...
    May 7, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Prairie Ridge, Cary-Grove and Woodstock win

    The Prairie Ridge girls soccer team defeated Crystal Lake Central 1-0 (4-3 in penalties) to clinch a share of the Fox Valley Conference Fox Division t ...
    May 7, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake Central, McHenry and Marengo win

    The Prairie Ridge baseball team scored six runs in the top of the eighth inning to pull away and defeat Grayslake North 8-2 in Fox Valley Conference F ...
    May 7, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • High school girls track: Richmond-Burton captures surprise title at BNC East meet

    MARENGO - Keith Forth had done the math, and it was not encouraging. Based on seeding, his Richmond-Burton girls track and field team was projected to ...
    May 7, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • High school girls soccer notes: Prairie Ridge set to host first night game, Class 1A postseason begins

    Thursday night’s meeting between Prairie Ridge and Crystal Lake Central has plenty of importance, with the Wolves coming into the game 4-0 in the Fox ...
    May 6, 2015 - 7:28 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Marengo wins Harvard triangular

    Nick Simons took first in the long jump (16-6 1/2 feet) and 110 high hurdles (15.9 seconds) to lead the Marengo boys track team to a triangular win in ...
    May 5, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Crystal Lake Central, Woodstock, Huntley, Cary-Grove, Richmond-Burton and Johnsburg win

    Natalie Dombrowski made a save on a breakaway as time expired to preserve a 2-1 Fox Valley Conference Fox Division win for the Crystal Lake Central gi ...
    May 5, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • High school baseball: R-B Freshman Rosing impresses in win over Marengo

    MARENGO— Marengo baseball coach Josh Maas couldn’t say enough good things about Richmond-Burton starting pitcher Jake Rosing — the way his fastball po ...
    May 5, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake Central's Mahaffy player of week, new power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekMegan MahaffyCrystal Lake Central, sr., PMahaffy tied a career high with 17 strik ...
    May 5, 2015 - 5:28 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Prairie Ridge rallies late past Wauconda

    The Prairie Ridge baseball team scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning Monday to walk off with an 8-7 win over Wauconda in nonconference ...
    May 4, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo falls to Plainfield Central in final of own tournament

    MARENGO – Marengo senior right fielder Veronica Ruelius’ two-run home run against Plainfield Central in the bottom of the sixth inning accounted for t ...
    May 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • High school baseball: Woodstock beats Marengo

    MARENGO — Woodstock’s Eric Bell had no doubt when the ball left his bat that it was going to land over the fence in left field.
    May 2, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • High school baseball: Wristbands replace coaches' signals

    McHenry’s speedy leadoff hitter Jack Glosson stood on first base last week and looked toward coach Brian Rockweiler for his sign.
    May 1, 2015 - 10:55 pm
  • High school softball: Huntley, Crystal Lake South, Crystal Lake Central, Jacobs, Dundee-Crown, Harvard, Marengo, Alden-Hebron and Richmond-Burton win

    Huntley scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning to extend its lead and defeat Prairie Ridge, 9-3, in a Fox Valley Conference crossover game ...
    May 1, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • High school baseball: Marengo falls to Rockford Christian

    MARENGO – Marengo found a few encouraging things about its performance Thursday, although it required a good deal of looking.
    April 30, 2015 - 10:27 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marengo and Crystal Lake South win

    The Marengo girls soccer team scored two goals in the second half to come back and defeat Harvard 2-1 in Big Northern Conference East Division play at ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Hampshire, Marengo and Richmond-Burton

    Haley Widmayer pitched a complete-game shutout to lead the Hampshire softball team to the 1-0 win over Genoa-Kingston in nonconference play at Hampshi ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • High school softball: Richmond-Burton, Marengo, Dundee-Crown, Huntley, Prairie Ridge, Alden-Hebron, Jacobs and Crystal Lake South win

    At Rockford, Richmond-Burton's softball team scored 10 runs in the second inning en route to a 19-6 Big Northern Conference East Division win in five ...
    April 28, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Hampshire, Dundee-Crown, Harvard, Alden-Hebron and Marian Central

    Hampshire senior pitcher Trey Schramm tossed a complete-game shutout, allowing three hits and two walks to go along with 10 strikeouts in a 3-0 Fox Va ...
    April 28, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • High school softball notes: Prairie Ridge showing power

    After hitting just one home run in its first seven games, Prairie Ridge has since connected for eight homers over its last nine, going 7-2 over that s ...
    April 28, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo's Ruelius player of week, new power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekVeronica RueliusMarengo, senior, RFRuelius had a day to remember last Thursday, h ...
    April 28, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: Johnsburg and Marian Central win

    Niko Destephano won at No. 1 singles for Johnsburg which defeated Mundelein, 4-3, in boys tennis at home. 
    April 27, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Johnsburg and Crystal Lake Central win

    Delaney Pruitt scored five goals and had an assist for Johnsburg in a 7-0 Big Northern Conference East Division win against Marengo on Monday. 
    April 27, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • High school baseball: Benefit games approaching

    Several area baseball teams have scheduled games to fight diseases, promote awareness and recognize teachers in the next month.  
    April 27, 2015 - 8:23 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge's Schneider player of week

    Athlete of the WeekConnor SchneiderPrairie Ridge, Second BasemanSchneider went 2 for 4 in three cons ...
    April 27, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Around Town: Crystal Lake club gymnasts qualify for national meets

    Crystal Lake Gymnastics Training Center qualified three local gymnasts for national meets during the Region 5 Championships on April 17 to 19 in Niles ...
    April 26, 2015 - 7:33 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Marengo, Crystal Lake South, Prairie Ridge and Richmond-Burton win

    Marengo scored eight runs in the top of the fifth inning and defeated Johnsburg 17-1 in five innings in a Big Northern East Division baseball game at ...
    April 23, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Woodstock North, Richmond-Burton, Marengo and Alden-Hebron win

    Woodstock North scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to eke out a, 3-1 crosstown Fox Valley Conference Fox Division win at Woodstock on Th ...
    April 23, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Prairie Ridge, Huntley, Crystal Lake South, Marengo and Crystal Lake Central win

    Cassie Warton scored a first-half goal on an assist from Larissa Doolety for Prairie Ridge, which defeated Grayslake Central 1-0 in a Fox Valley Confe ...
    April 23, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Hampshire and Prairie Ridge win

    The Hampshire baseball team scored seven runs in the top of the sixth inning to pull away and defeat Marengo 14-7 in nonconference play at Marengo.
    April 22, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Johnsburg's Pruitt player of the week, new power rankings

    Player of the weekDelaney Pruitt, Johnsburg, Sr. M/FThe senior scored 10 goals with three assists in ...
    April 22, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Dundee-Crown, Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake Central, Marengo, Richmond-Burton, Johnsburg and Alden-Hebron win

    Isabel Rodriguez hit two homers and drove in four runs for Dundee-Crown which scored a run in the top of the eighth inning to defeat Jacobs, 9-8, in A ...
    April 21, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • High school baseball: Johnsburg beats Marengo

    MARENGO— After a fifth-inning rally pulled Marengo within two runs, coach Josh Maas knew the Indians had to shut down Johnsburg in the next inning to ...
    April 21, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • High school softball: Dundee-Crown's Ruggles player of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekSydney RugglesDundee-Crown, fr., P-SSRuggles went 3-0 in the circle last week for ...
    April 21, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marengo beats Harvard as five different players score

    MARENGO – Between injuries, travel, jobs and other assorted commitments, Marengo coach Jim McKinnon said it has been a struggle this season to consist ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs' Chrishawn Orange named MVP for Home team

    HEBRON – Jacobs guard Chrishawn Orange said the strategy for the final five minutes of the first half was fairly straightforward – play fast.
    April 19, 2015 - 10:28 pm
  • High school track and field: Johnsburg boys, Richmond-Burton girls win invite

    MARENGO – Johnsburg’s boys track and field team used to enter the bigger weekend meets with rather modest expectations, but that has changed.
    April 18, 2015 - 6:20 pm
  • Prep basketball: All-star game an opportunity to play together one last time

    Jimmy Roberts remembers his first meeting with Jacobs boys basketball players two years ago.Right th ...
    April 18, 2015 - 5:14 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Dundee-Crown and Hampshire

    Riley Alvarado and Matt Wiechmann each drove in two runs to lead Dundee-Crown to an 8-7 nonconference win over Burlington Central Friday in Carpenters ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Woodstock North, Crystal Lake Central, Hampshire, Dundee-Crown and Marengo win

    The Woodstock North girls softball team scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to come back and defeat Grayslake North, 8-7, in Fox Vall ...
    April 17, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • High school girls track and field insider: Huntley"s Tramblay athlete of week

    Athlete of the WeekMacy TramblayHuntley, SeniorTramblay took part in four victories as the Red Raide ...
    April 17, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • High school girls soccer: McHenry, Cary-Grove, Johnsburg and Huntley win

    The McHenry girls soccer team scored two first half goals to defeat Hampshire 2-0 in Fox Valley Conference crossover play in McHenry.
    April 16, 2015 - 10:26 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake South, Alden-Hebron, Marian Central and Marengo win

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team defeated Hampshire 2-1 in 11 innings as they finished a previously suspended game in Fox Valley Conference play a ...
    April 16, 2015 - 8:21 pm
  • High school girls soccer notes: PepsiCo Showdown continues, Jacobs offense comes alive

    The week-long tournament continues with more games Thursday and Saturday. While all four local teams participating lost in the opening round, they all ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Jacobs and Woodstock win

    The Jacobs boys tennis team won three of the four matches in doubles play to defeat Crystal Lake South 4-3 in Fox Valley Conference Valley Division pl ...
    April 15, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • High school girls track: Marengo wins triangular

    Marengo Triangular: Madison Hale won the 100 meters in 13.15 seconds to help the Indians to a team championship with 105 points. 
    April 14, 2015 - 10:41 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake Central, Cary-Grove, Huntley, McHenry, Crystal Lake South, Marengo and Johnsburg win

    Amy Walsh struck out 10 in a complete-game win for Crystal Lake Central, 7-2 against Dundee-Crown in a Fox Valley Conference crossover girls softball ...
    April 14, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Huntley's Jakubowski gets 300th win

    The Huntley baseball team scored seven runs in the top of the seven inning to erase a four-run deficit and earn coach Andy Jakubowski his 300th career ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:03 pm
  • High school softball: McHenry's Dana Walsh player of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekDana Walsh, McHenry, sr., OFWalsh hit .571 (12 for 21) in five games for the Warr ...
    April 14, 2015 - 5:27 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Grayslake North tops Dundee-Crown, Marengo tops IMSA

    Sammie Villwock scored two goals and had an assist for Grayslake North in a 3-1 win against Dundee-Crown in a Fox Valley Conference crossover girls so ...
    April 13, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: Woodstock North, Marian Central and Prairie Ridge win

    Jordan Plummer won at No. 1 singles for Woodstock North, which defeated Marengo, 4-1, on Monday.Also ...
    April 13, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake Central beats Marengo

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central’s Blake Gleason and Robbie Cormier turned three double plays together as the Tigers’ shortstop and second baseman ...
    April 13, 2015 - 9:41 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Eight local teams pick up wins

    Alden-Hebron swept a Northeastern Athletic Conference doubleheader against Harvest Christian Academy on Saturday, outscoring the Lions 25-3 at Hebron. ...
    April 11, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Dundee-Crown, McHenry, Jacobs, Marengo, Huntley and Alden-Hebron pick up wins

    Claire Weeks and Casey Weeks each hit a home run to to lead the Dundee-Crown girls softball team to a 14-6 Fox Valley Conference crossover win over Ha ...
    April 11, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Huntley wins own invitational

    HUNTLEY – Huntley senior Macy Tramblay trained harder this offseason than any before in her life, yet had modest goals heading into her first 100-mete ...
    April 11, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Marengo, McHenry win

    The Marengo softball team had home runs from Mariah Dionne and Rebecca Schultz in its 14-4 victory in six innings over Richmond-Burton in Big Northern ...
    April 10, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Prep Zone: MCC's Zach Marszal heading to North Carolina Central

    McHenry County College sophomore Zach Marszal did not know a lot about North Carolina Central a month ago.
    April 9, 2015 - 7:33 pm
  • High school boys track roundup: Cary-Grove wins triangular

    Cary-Grove's Ricky Hurley threw 179-9 to win the discus and help the Trojans to first in their quadrangular meet Tuesday at Al Bohrer Field with 122 p ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Richmond-Burton, Alden-Hebron, Marengo and Huntley win

    Megan Mahaffy struck out 15 for Crystal Lake Central in an eight-inning complete game 4-2 nonconference win against Marian Central on Tuesday in Woods ...
    April 8, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • High school softball insider: Marian Central's Mic Faunce Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekMIC FAUNCEMarian Central, so., CFaunce helped lead the Hurricanes to a doublehead ...
    April 7, 2015 - 5:09 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Prairie Ridge, Marengo win

    Megan Walsh scored three goals to lead the Prairie Ridge girls soccer team to a 5-0 win over Belvidere North in nonconference play in Crystal Lake.
    April 6, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • McHenry County College signs five local volleyball players

    During their four years on the high school volleyball court, Crystal Lake Central’s Sarah Adams and Cassidy DeCoster often found themselves staring ac ...
    April 6, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Congratulations Halley Havlicek, May Athlete of the Month!