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  • High school boys basketball: Ben Whitehouse named coach at Hampshire

    Longtime assistant Ben Whitehouse will be the next boys basketball coach at Hampshire, the school announced Tuesday.
    April 21, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Report: Chicago Bears to play at Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving night

    For the second year in a row, the Bears will be spending Thanksgiving on the gridiron and away from Chicago.
    April 21, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Buffone was one of a kind

    I am not willing to accept that Doug Buffone is gone, at least not yet.I am not willing to accept that Doug Buffone is gone, at least not yet.
    April 21, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Sox rally for 4 runs in 9th

    CHICAGO – Melky Cabrera threw his arms into the air as he rounded first base, and then was mobbed by the rest of his jubilant teammates.
    April 20, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Bryant's 3 RBIs lead Cubs over Pirates

    PITTSBURGH – Kris Bryant turned his tiebreaking two-run double into a Little League homer with some heads-up baserunning, and the star rookie had thre ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Butler scores 31; Bulls beat Bucks to go up, 2-0

    CHICAGO – Jimmy Butler was simply following orders from Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah.He kept shootin ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Dundee-Crown, McHenry and Cary-Grove win

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Quanita Johnson won the 100 meters and Kaylee Rendl won the 400 as the Chargers won a triangular meet with 77 points Monday at the D ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Crystal Lake Central and Huntley win triangulars

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central junior Darian Singh won the high jump and triple jump to lead the Tigers to a first in Fox Valley Conference trian ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley blanks Hampshire

    Senior forward Deanna Hecht scored three goals to lead the Huntley girls soccer team to an 8-0 Fox Valley Conference crossover win over Hampshire on M ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:50 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marengo beats Harvard as five different players score

    MARENGO – Between injuries, travel, jobs and other assorted commitments, Marengo coach Jim McKinnon said it has been a struggle this season to consist ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South beats Cary-Grove

    CARY – Following a tough loss to Jacobs last week, Crystal Lake South had something that most teams don’t get this time of the season, five days off t ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:08 pm
  • Take 2: IHSA's financial issues get a closer look

    The IHSA is pushing back after a lawsuit was filed by a former South Elgin football player who claims the group doesn’t do enough to prevent the poten ...
    April 20, 2015 - 8:08 pm
  • Celebration for former Marian Central coach Ed Brucker on Sunday

    WOODSTOCK – A retirement celebration will be held for former Marian Central and Woodstock football coach Ed Brucker on Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the ...
    April 20, 2015 - 7:29 pm
  • High school baseball: McHenry's Bobby Miller player of the week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekBobby MillerMcHenry, Soph., Pitcher-Third BasemanMiller did not pitch any games t ...
    April 20, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • High school baseball notes: Crystal Lake South's Schingel gets 3 wins, McHenry catcher Granneman impresses

    Crystal Lake South pitcher Matt Schingel experienced a rare week as he picked up three wins in eight days.
    April 20, 2015 - 3:18 pm
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