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  • Chris Sale struggles early, White Sox lose to Minnesota 4-3

    CHICAGO – After a rough start, Chris Sale showed signs of his dominant form, but by then damage was done.
    May 23, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Blackhawks beat Ducks in 2OT in Game 4 of Western final

    CHICAGO – Antoine Vermette scored at 5:37 of the second overtime, and the Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Ducks, 5-4, on Saturday night to tie the Western ...
    May 23, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Take 2: How serious was Marian Central baseball coach's transgression?

    Marian Central suspended baseball coach Benji Winkelman beginning May 15 after he told his team after a loss, if he had a gun, he would shoot them. He ...
    May 23, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • High school girls track: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen earns 2 more top-5 finishes at state in 3A

    CHARLESTON – Jacobs senior Lauren Van Vlierbergen did not get another state title … and she is fine with that.
    May 23, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • High school girls track: Woodstock's Jacobs, Harvard's Stricker lead local 2A state medalists

    CHARLESTON – Any athlete who continues improving her track and field performances through the season’s end likely is going to feel satisfaction.CHARLE ...
    May 23, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Prairie Ridge strikes late to beat Lincoln-Way North

    Prairie Ridge came through with four runs in the seventh inning to defeat Lincoln-Way North, 7-3, in nonconference baseball action Saturday in Frankfo ...
    May 23, 2015 - 7:11 pm
  • Boys tennis roundup: Jacobs' Panchapakesan, 2 doubles teams make state

    Jacobs’ Kailash Panchapakesan won his first sectional singles title Saturday, upsetting No. 1 seed Anderson Park of Belvidere North, 6-4, 1-6, 6-4, in ...
    May 23, 2015 - 7:06 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Hampshire outslugs Johnsburg

    Hampshire outlasted Johnsburg for a 15-9 nonconference softball victory Saturday in Johnsburg, collecting 19 hits. Peyton DeChant and Joslyn Nelson ea ...
    May 23, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Prairie Ridge sends 2 singles players, doubles team to state

    CARY – The addition of Barrington to the Cary-Grove Sectional lineup had a big impact on area players qualifying for state.
    May 23, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • High school baseball: Hinckley-Big Rock stops Alden-Hebron in regional final

    ELGIN – If the Alden-Hebron baseball team had a weakness this season, it was getting that clutch hit. Saturday, the Giants' struggles at the plate wer ...
    May 23, 2015 - 4:58 pm
  • I'm Just Saying: Algonquin native Rockne Brubaker

    Algonquin native Rockne Brubaker spent a decade competing on the U.S. Figure Skating team. During that span, he won two national titles, was a world t ...
    May 23, 2015 - 4:57 pm
  • Prep zone pop quiz

    Brianna Verbeeck Woodstock Sophomore Track and Field 1. What sport are you just not good at? Soccer. ...
    May 23, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Richmond-Burton wins Class 1A Westminster Christian Sectional

    ELGIN – There are only three seniors on the Richmond-Burton girls soccer team, the last holdovers from the 2012 team that finished third in the Class ...
    May 23, 2015 - 4:33 pm
  • High school boys track and field: 11 area athletes at Richmond-Burton headed to state

    RICHMOND – When Johnsburg senior Sam Blankenship received the baton for the final leg of the 4x400-meter relay, he saw the Antioch runner just five to ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • High school softball: Jacobs, Marengo and Huntley win

    Kerri Healy doubled in Alexis Addante in the bottom of the seventh inning to help the Jacobs softball team walk off with a 3-2 win over Johnsburg in n ...
    May 22, 2015 - 10:26 pm
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