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  • High school softball: Huntley beats Jacobs in regional semifinal

    DeKALB – In its past two meetings with Jacobs, the Huntley softball team came up short, but in the Class 4A DeKalb Regional semifinals, Huntley came b ...
    NEW: May 27, 2015 - 7:27 pm
  • Inside high school boys tennis: Panchapakesan Athlete of the Week; state preview

    Athlete of the WeekKAILASH PANCHAPAKESANJacobs, jr.Panchapakesan won the Huntley Sectional on Saturd ...
    May 27, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Inside high school girls soccer: Cary-Grove's Genna Sobieszczyk Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekGenna SobieszczykCary-Grove, jr. FSobieszczyk scored the game-winning goal in the ...
    May 27, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • Chicago Bears' George McCaskey on Ray McDonald signing: I just need to make a better decision

    LAKE FOREST — George McCaskey was a central figure in his club’s signing of Ray McDonald, and the Bears chairman was front and center on Wednesday t ...
    May 27, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Russell double gives Cubs win over Nationals

    CHICAGO – The moment Kris Bryant made contact, just about everyone in the Cubs' dugout rose to take a look.
    May 27, 2015 - 12:20 am
  • Robertson blows save, Blue Jays beat White Sox

    TORONTO – With the slumping Chicago White Sox in position for a rare win, David Robertson couldn't close it.
    May 27, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • High school softball: CL Central tops CL South, C-G falls in Barrington Regional

    BARRINGTON – Crystal Lake Central junior Monica Menas described the pitch she nearly sent over the right-center field fence in the bottom of the third ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley, Cary-Grove win sectional semis, set up FVC rematch

    HUNTLEY – The Huntley and Cary-Grove girls soccer teams got the job done in different ways Tuesday night, but at the end of the Class 3A Huntley Secti ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:31 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Prairie Ridge's season ends in sectional loss to Kaneland

    ROCKFORD – In the first half of Tuesday’s Class 2A Rockford Sectional semifinal, each team hit the crossbar once. Prairie Ridge’s opportunity bounced ...
    May 26, 2015 - 10:33 pm
  • High school soccer: Richmond-Burton falls to Alleman in supersectional

    DEKALB — Hand-in-hand, the Richmond-Burton girls soccer team jogged across the field at DeKalb High School. Wiping away tears, the Rockets raised thei ...
    May 27, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Ducks' defense causing problems for Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – Anaheim stars Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler are drawing a lot of attention in the Western Conference finals. When the Ducks' def ...
    May 26, 2015 - 7:40 pm
  • Boys track and field: Cary-Grove's Michael Saxon 'primed, ready to go'

    CARY – When Cary-Grove senior Michael Saxon is asked about one of his hurdles races, he practically delivers a mini-tutorial on his craft.
    May 26, 2015 - 5:42 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
  • Five storylines to watch at Chicago Bears offseason training activities

    The Bears on Wednesday begin Phase Three of their offseason workout, the offseason's final four-week stretch prior to training camp.
    May 26, 2015 - 1:04 pm
  • Beleskey scores in OT, Ducks beat Blackhawks in wild Game 5

    ANAHEIM, Calif. – Matt Beleskey scored 45 seconds into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Monday night in Game 5 to ta ...
    May 26, 2015 - 12:22 am
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