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  • Cubs score 2 in 11th and blank slumping Mets again

    NEW YORK – Starlin Castro and the Chicago Cubs aren't scoring much lately. No need to against the New York Mets.
    July 1, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Golf: Jacobs' Coakley, McHenry's Ogden and Huntley's Gordus at RedTail Open

    LAKEWOOD – Riley Coakley practiced immediately after his round Tuesday and even got in some extra work the morning before Day 2 of the McHenry County ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Sarley: Live baits can save a fishing trip

    I’d like to continue our discussion of live bait. I believe that it is pretty much a matter of preference, but there are certain situations that dicta ...
    July 1, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • U.S. heads to World Cup final with 2-0 win over Germany

    MONTREAL – Carli Lloyd remembers putting the ball on its spot and shutting out the noise of more than 51,000 anxious fans.
    July 1, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Blackhawks trade Saad to Blue Jackets

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks said all along that Brandon Saad would be back next season.Right up until T ...
    July 1, 2015 - 12:21 am
  • Sale ties strikeout record, White Sox edge Cardinals in 11th

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chris Sale forced another avalanche of swings and misses. Helping at the bat, was an unexpected bonus.
    July 1, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Junior golf: Prairie Ridge's Ethan Farnam first alternate at U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier

    Prairie Ridge junior Ethan Farnam finished in a tie for fourth place Tuesday and earned the first alternate spot at the U.S. Junior Amateur qualifying ...
    June 30, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • Junior golf: Woodstock's Jared Zientz leads senior boys in MCJGA Red Tail Open

    Woodstock's Jared Zientz shot a 5-over-par 77 to lead the boys senior division after the first round of the McHenry County Junior Golf Association's R ...
    June 30, 2015 - 8:29 pm
  • Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierbergen female athlete of year

    Lauren Van Vlierbergen recognized early in her athletic career what her strengths were in every sport she played.
    June 30, 2015 - 11:23 pm
  • High school wrestling: Harvard's Mark Payne leaves for Prairie Central

    Mark Payne, who took over Harvard’s storied wrestling program last year, has left to take a similar position at Prairie Central High School, about 30 ...
    June 29, 2015 - 7:07 pm
  • Styf: Romeo McKnight hoping to follow Iowa success of Bryan Bulaga, C.J. Fiedorowicz

    Romeo McKnight knew. He even had his roommate, Minnesota's Amani Hooker, picked out.But Monday was a ...
    June 29, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • High school football: Crystal Lake Central's Romeo McKnight commits to Iowa

    As a young wrestler, Romeo McKnight watched Iowa’s nationally renowned wrestling program from afar with great interest.
    June 30, 2015 - 12:18 am
  • Crystal Lake Central's Romeo McKnight commits to play football at Iowa

    Romeo McKnight unveiled on Monday what many people following the Crystal Lake Central senior had suspected for two weeks – he plans to play college fo ...
    June 29, 2015 - 7:09 pm
  • Martinez paces Cardinals to win, sweep of Cubs

    ST. LOUIS – Carlos Martinez was stingy before and after a lengthy rain delay, and the St. Louis Cardinals hit a season-high six doubles to sweep the C ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:39 am
  • On the Record with: Prairie Ridge High School grad, U.S. Coast Guard cadet Michael Brachmann

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Michael Brachmann’s ship has come in. With a host of academic and athletics achievement under his belt, the recent Prairie Ridge High S ...
    June 29, 2015 - 12:19 am
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