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  • High school sports: Five area D-I pitchers highlight start of fall signing period

    Dundee-Crown’s Danny Denz decided 15 months ago he would do his college pitching with Memphis.Jacobs ...
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Pop Quiz: Cary-Grove's Owen Henriques, Richmond-Burton's Haylie Regnier and Harvard's Makayla Stephens

    Owen HenriquesCary-GroveFootballSenior1. If you played baseball, what would be your walk-up song?“Br ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • Smith: Tidal Waves win another tournament

    The Crush Tidal Waves 12U SF team won their eighth consecutive tournament championship capped by a first-place finish at the North American Fastpitch ...
    Aug. 16, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • Around Town: Crush Tidal Waves win 10U, 16U, 18U titles at Storm Dayz

    The Crush Tidal Waves, based in Crystal Lake, won three championships at the USSSA Storm Dayz softball tournament June 26 to 28 in Sycamore.
    July 12, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • High school baseball, softball: Travel team players focus on recruitment, experiences

    When Cary-Grove’s Wyatt Mascarella joined the Pro Player Canes, a club baseball and softball program out of Pro Player in McHenry, he knew the summer ...
    July 11, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Take 2: Prep predictions for 2015-16

    Last week, we talked about who the best teams were of last year. This week, Northwest Herald sports editor Jon Styf and assistant sports editor Tom Cl ...
    June 29, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • High school girls softball: Dundee-Crown's Tracy Beatty Northwest Herald Coach of the Year

    The excitement – and the results – started early for the Dundee-Crown softball team. After going win ...
    June 26, 2015 - 9:21 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
  • Around Town: Crush Tidal Waves 15uJS softball team proud of comeback, 2nd-place state finish

    Despite losing in the finals of the USSSA Heritage Classic State Championship June 13 and 14 in Joliet, the Crush Tidal Waves 15uJS girls fastpitch so ...
    June 21, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • Northwest Herald 2015 Spring Prep Athletes of the Year

    Meet the 2015 spring Northwest Herald Prep Athletes of the Year. ...
    July 2, 2015 - 7:47 pm
  • Take 2: Looking back on the high school sports school year

    Another school year of prep sports is over, and we have begun our series of spring athlete of the year stories. Northwest Herald sports editor Jon Sty ...
    June 20, 2015 - 8:07 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
  • Who is your pick for this month's Athlete of the Month?

    Valerie Tarazi, Prairie Ridge-CLHS coop, swimming
    Tyler Pennington, Cary-Grove, football
    Jeff Jenkins, Prairie Ridge, football
    Jared Hornbeck, Hampshire, football