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  • Hub Arkush: That easy Week 4 win over Raiders isn’t so easy now

    Most of you/us thought the Oakland Raiders would be the Bears’ first victim of the season when the NFL released its 2015 schedule in April.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • White Sox edge Tigers

    CHICAGO – Leury Garcia singled home the winning run in the ninth as the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Saturday and avoided finishin ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • Cubs beat Brewers, stay in running to host NL wild card

    MILWAUKEE – Kyle Hendricks allowed one hit and struck out eight in six innings, and the Chicago Cubs kept alive their hopes to host to the NL wild car ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • High school girls cross country: Woodstock's Kate Jacobs wins Pat Savage Invitational

    SKOKIE – Woodstock junior Kate Jacobs won Niles West’s Pat Savage Invitational on Saturday in 19:18.15, 19 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher.
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • High school boys cross country: Huntley's Keagan Smith wins Peoria Central Invitational

    Huntley senior Keagan Smith took first place at the Peoria Central Invitational on Saturday at Detweiller Park, where Smith and his teammates hope to ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Marian Central edges Benet

    Ian Brzeski scored the lone goal for the Marian Central boys soccer team in a 1-0 East Suburban Catholic Conference win over Benet Academy on Saturday ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • High school boys golf: Jacobs wins Crystal Lake South Scramble

    Billy Walker and Garrett Tighe combined to shoot a 9-under-par 63 on Saturday at RedTail Golf Club in Lakewood, leading the Jacobs boys golf team to i ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • High school girls tennis: Jacobs 4th in 32-team tournament

    The Jacobs girls tennis team finished fourth out of 32 teams Saturday at the Lockport Varsity Duals in Lockport, falling to Neuqua Valley, 3-2, in the ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • High school volleyball: Crystal Lake South 2-3 at Asics Challenge

    Crystal Lake South went 2-3 on Saturday at the Asics Challenge in Palos Heights, beating Stagg, 25-22, 25-12, and Edens, New York, 25-18, 23-25, 25-17 ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:05 pm
  • What to watch for: Chicago Bears vs. Oakland Raiders

    How to watch/listen: Noon kickoff on CBS (Greg Gumbel, Trent Green, Jamie Erdahl); can be heard on WBBM AM-780 and 105.9-FM (Jeff Joniak, Tom Thayer, ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 6:51 pm
  • High School Football: Northwest Herald Player of the Week nominees

    Here are this week's nominees for Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week. Voting opens Saturday and runs through 7 p.m. Tuesday.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • High school girls volleyball: Richmond-Burton takes 2nd at Hampshire Tournament

    HAMPSHIRE – Most, if not all, volleyball teams are energetic and boisterous on the court, but few seem to crack each other up as much as the Richmond- ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • Women's volleyball: MCC 3-0 at Harper Tournament

    The McHenry County College women's volleyball team went 3-0 Saturday at the Harper Tournament in Palatine, sweeping its matches against Black Hawk Eas ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Inside Girls Swimming: McHenry's Payton Lange the athlete of the week

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKPAYTON LANGEMcHenry, fr.Lange won the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.13) and the 100 fr ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 5:20 pm
  • High school football: Hampshire's Matt Kielbasa, once bullied, now team captain

    Wearing only his underwear, a 13-year-old Matt Kielbasa stepped onto the scale and under the scrutiny of his six youth football coaches.
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 4:56 pm
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