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  • High school girls basketball insider: Alden-Hebron's Emily Webber Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the Week Emily Webber Alden-Hebron, jr., F Webber was the leading scorer in both of Al ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • High school girls basketball: Alden-Hebron tops Faith Lutheran to reach regional semifinals

    ROCKFORD – Alden-Hebron's Eden Wanderer fell to the floor and grabbed her right knee on the baseline, bringing Monday's Class 1A Rockford Christian Li ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Hampshire, Woodstock win

    The Hampshire boys basketball team used a big third quarter Monday to defeat St. Francis, 58-50, in nonconference play at Wheaton. 
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Burlington Central denies Johnsburg share of BNC East title

    JOHNSBURG – With as great of a season as the Johnsburg girls basketball team has had, there is one team that has had the Skyhawks' number – not only t ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • Girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op wins Schaumburg Sectional; Maddie Solka earns all-around title

    SCHAUMBURG – Prairie Ridge gymnast Maddie Solka bounced back just like her coach said she would at Monday’s Schaumburg Girls Gymnastics Sectional.
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • Charlotte Hornets beat Chicago Bulls; Kemba Walker scores 30

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Kemba Walker scored 30 points, and the Charlotte Hornets led from the start and beat the Bulls, 108-91, Monday night.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 9:45 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Hampshire defeats Grayslake North

    The Hampshire girls basketball team closed its Fox Valley Conference Fox Division regular season Monday with a 61-49 win over Grayslake North at Hamps ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 9:17 pm
  • High School Girls Basketball: Northwest Herald Statistical Leaders

    GIRLS BASKETBALL(Through games of Feb. 6)Area Statistics LeadersScoring(Minimum six games)Player, Sc ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 4:58 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball: Northwest Herald Statistical Leaders

    BOYS BASKETBALL(Through games of Feb. 6)Area Statistics LeadersScoring(Minimum six games)Player, Sch ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • PHOTOS: McHenry man, who has autism, rolls a perfect game

    ISLAND LAKE — On Jan. 15, Tim Baumgartner of McHenry accomplished what is to many bowlers a lifelong pursuit when he tossed a perfect 300. It takes 12 ...
    Feb. 9, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • Hub Arkush: Sentimental favorite Peyton Manning, Broncos win Super Bowl 50

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The romantics and true believers got their wish. The iconic Peyton Manning rode off into the California sunset with the Lombardi ...
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Broncos defense dominates Panthers in Super Bowl win

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – A reborn Orange Crush might have sent Peyton Manning into retirement with a Super ending to his career.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Fencing: Marian Central's Alexandra Krak earns Karen Kenyon Sportsmanship Award

    Marian Central's Alexandra Krak received the Karen Kenyon Sportsmanship Award at the Great Lakes Conference Fencing Championship on Saturday at New Tr ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 8:52 pm
  • Local boys and girls swimming: Five Sage Piranhas qualify for ISI Meet

    The Sage Piranhas hosted and won their boys and girls swim meet Saturday at the Sage YMCA of Metro Chicago in Crystal Lake, defeating DeKalb County Sw ...
    Feb. 7, 2016 - 8:31 pm
  • Local bowling: Tim Baumgartner, who has autism, rolls a perfect game

    ISLAND LAKE – Tim Baumgartner hunches over his red bowling ball at the end of the lane, concentrating.
    Feb. 8, 2016 - 2:04 pm
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