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  • Seager hits 2-run HR, Mariners hold on to beat White Sox

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Seager hit a two-run home run during a three-run first inning and the Seattle Mariners withstood Chicago's late rally to beat the ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:01 am
  • Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Ethier singled in a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers rally past the Chicago Cubs ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears show lack of talent

    Well that didn’t go very well.What we learned in the all important third exhibition game against the ...
    Aug. 30, 2015 - 12:37 am
  • College men's soccer: South Suburban stops MCC

    The McHenry County College men's soccer team lost to South Suburban, 4-2, on Saturday in South Holland.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Woodstock sweeps to Oregon Hawk Classic title

    The Woodstock boys soccer team ran the table at the Oregon Hawk Classic in Oregon, defeating Princeton, 4-0, Rockford Christian Life, 4-0, and Monmout ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • High school girls tennis: Jacobs wins own invitational

    The Jacobs girls tennis team won the Golden Eagles Invitational on Saturday after rain delayed the start of the tournament, moving the event to the Ra ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:24 pm
  • High school girls golf: McHenry's Maddie Ogden 8th in LaSalle-Peru tourney

    McHenry junior Maddie Ogden placed eighth in LaSalle-Peru's Lady Cavs Invitational at Senica's Oak Ridge Golf Club in LaSalle on Saturday with a 90.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Huntley falls at St. Francis

    At Wheaton, the Huntley girls volleyball team lost their season-opening match against St. Francis on Saturday, 25-12, 25-21.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • What we learned: Chicago Bears vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    CINCINNATI – Their top two nose tackles left with injuries, their defense didn’t force an incomplete pass until the third quarter, and their first-tea ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • College women's volleyball: MCC improves to 4-0 in Ohio tourney

    The McHenry County College women's volleyball team went 2-0 on Saturday during the second day of the Owens Community College Invitational in Perrysbur ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • High school football: J.R. Budmayr continues family tradition at Marian Central – his way

    J.R. Budmayr had been dreaming about Friday night since he was in first grade.   At the time, he sat ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week nominees

    Here are the Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week nominations. Voting runs from now through Tuesday night.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • Take 2: What difference will "Play Smart. Play Hard." decals make?

    The IHSA announced this week that football teams throughout the state will wear "Play Smart. Play Hard." helmet decals in a show of solidarity for pla ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 5:44 pm
  • American Pharoah upset in Travers by Keen Ice

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Triple Crown winner American Pharoah has been beaten, losing to Keen Ice in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes before a stunned ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 5:25 pm
  • I'm Just Saying ... with Crystal Lake South grad Alex Allmandinger

    Crystal Lake South graduate Alex Allmandinger had registered for classes at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign when he found out he would hav ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 5:10 pm
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