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  • Jake Arrieta, Chicago Cubs top Cleveland Indians to even World Series in Game 2

    CLEVELAND – Jake Arietta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • High school football: McHenry manager overcame brain tumor 10 years ago

    When the music is blaring, sometimes Steven Hensley will bob his head to the beat. Sitting atop the McHenry football bleachers filming practice, he mi ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • High school football: Q&A with Cary-Grove's Zack Underwood, player of the week

    Zack UnderwoodHeight: 5-foot-10Weight: 170 poundsThe senior safety snagged three interceptions in Ca ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Prep sports insider: Marian Central's Caroline and Cate Yuk are Athletes of the Week, plus cross country and tennis postseason notes

    Athletes of the WeekCaroline Yuk and Cate Yuk, Marian Central, sr., girls tennisThe sisters marked t ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 8:06 pm
  • World Series Game 1: Corey Kluber, Cleveland Indians beat Chicago Cubs 6-0

    CLEVELAND – Corey Kluber got the Cleveland Indians off to a striking start and Roberto Perez put away Chicago in the Cubs' first World Series game sin ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • High school boys soccer: Jacobs tops McHenry in Huntley Sectional final; Dundee-Crown falls

    HUNTLEY – Jacobs' boys soccer team didn’t want a repeat of last season.Tuesday was a rematch of last ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • High school girls volleyball: Richmond-Burton beats Woodstock North in regional semifinal

    WOODSTOCK – Having played each other twice already this girls volleyball season, there were no surprises for No. 4-seeded Richmond-Burton or No. 13-se ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Early goals doom Hampshire in sectional semifinal loss

    WHEATON – The first goal seemed to come from nowhere, in the early moments when the two teams were still feeling each other out.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:32 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Prairie Ridge, Crystal Lake South reach CL South Regional final

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South eagerly awaits its fourth match against Prairie Ridge, despite not having a great deal of success in the first three ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:24 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Kaneland ends Marengo's season in regional semifinal

    BURLINGTON – The Kaneland volleyball team showed there's a reason it's the top seed in the Class 3A Burlington Regional.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: McHenry defeats Dundee-Crown in regional semifinal

    MACHESNEY PARK – Twice, the Dundee-Crown girls volleyball team put itself in position to win the opening set of Tuesday’s Class 4A Harlem Regional sem ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:05 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Faith Lutheran makes own regional final

    CRYSTAL LAKE – If the volleyball went anywhere near Faith Lutheran’s Emily Lagerquist or Natalie Borman during Tuesday night’s Class 1A Faith Lutheran ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Marian Central opens playoffs with dominant win

    VERNON HILLS – Even defending state champions can get a little nervous. Marian Central girls volleyball coach Laura Watling said there’s always a feel ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:43 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Crystal Lake Central reaches regional final day after coach has baby

    ROCKFORD – Crystal Lake Central coach Lisa Brunstrum told her girls volleyball team it might happen in July. The timing probably wasn't ideal, but she ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:20 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Cary-Grove beats Larkin in Larkin Regional semifinal

    ELGIN – Cary-Grove senior middle blocker Rebecca Elrod has been playing volleyball only since her sophomore year. However, Tuesday night against Larki ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 9:25 pm
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