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  • Blackhawks lose to Ducks in Game 3 of Western final

    CHICAGO – Five power plays. More than nine minutes with the man advantage. And no goals for the Blackhawks.
    May 22, 2015 - 1:55 am
  • Hendricks' 5-hitter, Bryant's 2-run homer carry Cubs

    SAN DIEGO — Kyle Hendricks hadn't thrown a complete game or shutout in his two-year big league career. He didn't have a win yet this year.
    May 22, 2015 - 1:54 am
  • White Sox overpowered early by Salazar, Indians in loss

    CHICAGO – John Danks got roughed up early by the Cleveland Indians, putting the Chicago White Sox in a hole from which they couldn't recover.
    May 22, 2015 - 1:54 am
  • Boys track and field: McHenry's Machometa wins 100 at Guilford Sectional

    ROCKFORD – McHenry senior Jack Machometa ached at last week’s Fox Valley Conference Meet, not in his left hamstring, but in his heart.
    May 21, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • High school boys lacrosse: Crystal Lake South playoff run ends against Chiefs Lacrosse

    TINLEY PARK – The Crystal Lake South lacrosse season came to an end Thursday night against No. 7 Chiefs Lacrosse. The No. 26 Gators got off to a slow ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:33 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Dundee-Crown's Kiwaun Seals makes state in triple jump

    Kiwaun Seals was the lone Dundee-Crown boys track and field member to qualify for state at the Class 3A West Aurora Sectional at Aurora.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Crystal Lake South, Huntley, Marengo, Johnsburg and Dundee-Crown win

    Hailee Massie had an RBI single in the top of the seventh inning to break a tie and give the Crystal Lake South softball team the 6-5 win over Graysla ...
    May 21, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Baker set for D-III nationals

    When Lina Baker threw the hammer 182 feet, 9 inches last month – a school record at NCAA Division III North Central College – she was underwhelmed.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Nirva set to compete in D-II nationals

    The start to Samantha Nirva’s outdoor track season at Indiana’s St. Joseph’s College included some leftover frustration from the indoor season.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Dundee-Crown, Hampshire and Prairie Ridge win

    The Dundee-Crown baseball team scored seven runs in the second inning, then held off a late Huntley comeback attempt in its 9-8 win in Fox Valley Conf ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • High school baseball: Richmond-Burton holds off Marian Central

    RICHMOND – Given how productive his offense has been all season, Richmond-Burton baseball coach Mike Giese knows he usually can count on his team to s ...
    May 22, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • High school baseball: Cary-Grove's McCumber 1-hits Jacobs

    CARY – As a member of the Illinois High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, Cary-Grove coach Don Sutherland is no stranger to winning. W ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • High school softball: Marian Central holds off Richmond-Burton

    RICHMOND – Marian Central’s Emily Miller found the count to her liking and didn’t miss.RICHMOND – Marian Central’s Emily Miller found the count to her ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • High school softball: Hampshire outslugs Jacobs

    HAMPSHIRE – The Hampshire softball team’s offense has struggled the past few games. The Whip-Purs had an unexpected day off Wednesday because of the r ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Owners meetings mostly hot air

    All of the rhetoric to come out of the NFL owners' recently concluded spring meetings in San Francisco is for the most part much ado about nothing.
    May 22, 2015 - 12:46 am
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