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Elmwood Pk
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  • Richmond-Burton graduate Nate Roberts hopes health catches up with hitting prowess

    The swing looks like something ideal for a “How to Hit” baseball video – fluid, efficient, accurate with the bottom hand on the bat and a high finish.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • High school recruiting: Crystal Lake Central's Susie Jeziorowski commits to Tennessee Tech

    Crystal Lake Central setter Susie Jeziorowski listened to her coaches at Club Fusion Volleyball who re-assured her that, even later in the recruitment ...
    Feb. 22, 2015 - 6:03 pm
  • High school recruiting notes: Richmond-Burton pitcher Joe Dittmar to Wichita State

    Joe Dittmar’s impact with Richmond-Burton’s baseball team as a sophomore mainly came from his hitting.
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Tri-Cities LL coach: 'I'm devastated for the Jackie Robinson kids'

    In late July, Tri-Cities Little League lost the Illinois state championship, 29-2, in four innings. Wednesday, the team was named the state champion a ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 10:58 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
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz: Prairie Ridge's Kristen Voel-Pel, Harvard's Joe Quinn and Marengo's Hunter Simonini

    Kirsten Voel-PelPrairie RidgeJuniorVolleyball, basketball1. What’s the best movie you recently saw i ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 4:07 pm
  • I'm Just Saying: Marian Central grad RJ Carvis

    RJ Carvis hoped he was beginning a lengthy baseball career when he graduated from Marian Central in 2008 as one of the area’s top pitchers. But as he ...
    Jan. 31, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Jake Goebbert's 'dream comes true' as jersey unveiled at Hampshire

    HAMPSHIRE – As Jake Goebbert pulled the banner off of his No. 4 San Diego Padres jersey Saturday night at Hampshire, the 27-year-old was overcome with ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 10:41 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
  • Hampshire's Jake Goebbert heading back to Triple-A for Padres

    Hampshire graduate Jake Goebbert cleared waivers and was outrighted Wednesday to Triple-A El Paso.Th ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 8:21 pm
  • Prep Zone: D-C's Kiwaun Seals' 42-point performance magical

    One of the beauties of sports is their ability to produce something magical at any moment. Tuesday n ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 2:29 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
  • Prep Zone: Athletes, coaches look back on memorable 2014

    At the end of each calendar year, some of the area’s athletes and coaches who provided us sports highlights are asked to provide their favorite person ...
    Dec. 30, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • 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
  • Prep Zone: Huntley's Macy Tramblay headed to Colorado State

    Macy Tramblay appreciated the scenic surroundings in Fort Collins, Colorado, when she visited her grandfather Harold Dean.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 6:48 pm
  • Who is your pick for this month's Athlete of the Month?

    Sam Kaufman, Richmond-Burton, Boys Basketball
    Eric Barone, Crystal Lake South, Wrestling
    Carly Sidor, Jacobs, Girls Basketball
    Christian Brunner, Dundee-Crown, Wrestling