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  • High school girls basketball: McHenry beats Crystal Lake Central, Harvard falls

    McHenry outscored Crystal Lake Central 19-0 in the first quarter and went on to win 61-26 at the Northern Illinois Holiday Classic girls basketball to ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • Wis-Whitewater beats Mount Union for D-III football title

    SALEM, Va. – Matt Behrendt threw for 365 yards and four touchdowns, and Wisconsin-Whitewater continued its mastery of Mount Union in the NCAA Division ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Marian Central falls to Marist

    WOODSTOCK – Marist forward Chamar Hawkins, who sliced and diced Marian Central’s defense for 13 consecutive points, had been rendered a non-factor wit ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Marian Central, Marengo fall at Northern Illinois Holiday Classic

    Lakes 56, Marian Central 44: In early action at R-B, the Hurricanes (1-6) took a nine-point lead into the halftime break, but could not overcome a slo ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:34 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Richmond-Burton falls to North Chicago

    RICHMOND – Richmond-Burton was able to hang with North Chicago for the first half on Friday at the Northern Illinois Holiday Classic. After the break, ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:32 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Dundee-Crown beats Woodstock North

    RICHMOND – Dundee-Crown has used timely runs to have success this season and Friday night's game against Woodstock North was no different.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:27 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Johnsburg beats Harvard

    Johnsburg defeated Harvard, 54-42, at home on Friday in a Big Northern Conference East Division game. 
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:20 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake South beats Round Lake

    After falling in last year’s Northern Illinois Classic championship, the Crystal Lake South girls basketball team is determined to make it back.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg beats Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Johnsburg girls basketball coach Brad Frey was eager to get back shooting guard Aannah Interrante after the freshman sprained her ankle in ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • On Campus: Crystal Lake South grads at Minnesota State eager for D-II football title game

    At this time of the year, crowds at local retailers are a fact of life.Crystal Lake South graduate C ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:28 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Detroit Lions play for title, Chicago Bears play for pride?

    By the way guys, the Detroit Lions will be showing up at Soldier Field at noon Sunday to play the Bears.
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • Hub Arkush: Is Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler the culprit or victim?

    I began covering the NFL in 1977 and started to focus on the Bears in 1979. Over those 38 seasons, I’ve seen some inept football operations, teams tha ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:49 am
  • Penn State volleyball: Richmond-Burton grad Ali Frantti leads Nittany Lions to NCAA final

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Richmond-Burton grad Ali Frantti had 16 kills and Megan Courtney had 23 kills as defending champion Penn State beat top-seeded St ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • High school wrestling: McHenry beats Cary-Grove

    McHENRY – With six wrestlers out of the lineup due to injury, things did not look good for McHenry in a Fox Valley Conference Valley Division dual aga ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • High school girls basketball: Marengo beats North Boone

    The Marengo girls basketball team fell to North Boone 48-41 in Big Northern Conference East division play at Marengo.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:16 pm
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