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  • Photos: Johnsburg grad C.J. Fiedorowicz at Houston Texans camp

    Highlights of Fiedorowicz with the Texans ...
    NEW: Aug. 2, 2015 - 7:51 pm
  • Youth baseball: 13U Huntley Blue Americans capture MCYSA silver bracket title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Even after their team’s six-run lead had been cut to one, the 13U Huntley Blue Americans coaches had full confidence their team would p ...
    NEW: Aug. 2, 2015 - 7:15 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Is Fangio enough to make Bears' defense work?

    One popular theory making the rounds in Chicago these days is the Bears have enough firepower on offense to be a playoff contender this year by scorin ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • High school football: Northwest Herald position rankings – Defensive linemen

    Ranking the top local defensive linemen entering the 2015 season:1. ROMEO McKNIGHTCL Central, sr. (6 ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • High school football: QB Jake Vincent comes home to Hampshire after leaving Marian Central

    When Hampshire football coach Mike Brasile asked his players whether they would be open to adding a new quarterback to the mix for the 2015 season, th ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Healthy Porter provides glimpses of old self

    BOURBONNAIS – Tracy Porter will have plays in training camp that make him feel like he’s almost back to who he was.
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Rizzo homers in 4th straight game, Cubs beat Brewers

    MILWAUKEE – Anthony Rizzo is on a roll and he's bringing his Cubs along for the ride.The first basem ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:30 pm
  • Cabrera, Ramirez homer as White Sox beat Yankees

    CHICAGO – The White Sox offense is coming around.So is pitcher John Danks.Melky Cabrera and Alexei R ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 11:29 pm
  • Take 2: What’s contributing to the decline in youth sports participation?

    Earlier this week, Northwest Herald reporters Lindsay Efflandt and Alex Ortiz reported on how the national decline in participation in youth sports is ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • I’m Just Saying: Prairie Ridge graduate Shane Evans

    Football season is rapidly approaching. On Wednesday, Northern Illinois University will open camp. Prairie Ridge graduate Shane Evans is one of severa ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • High school football: FVC enters final season before departures

    Jeff Schroeder has coached underdog football teams his entire career, so yes, he’s certainly looking forward to Woodstock North moving to the new Kish ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • High school football: Northwest Herald position rankings – Offensive linemen

    Ranking the top local offensive linemen entering the 2015 season:1. Fred Bush Richmond-Burton, sr. ( ...
    Aug. 1, 2015 - 7:06 pm
  • Youth baseball: Huntley takes 3rd after loss to Puerto Rico in 11U division of MCYSA tourney

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Facing one another for the second time in three days at the McHenry County Youth Sports Association Summer International Championships, ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • Hammel, Rizzo lead Cubs past Brewers

    MILWAUKEE – Jason Hammel beat Milwaukee for the seventh consecutive decision with his first win in almost two months and Anthony Rizzo homered to lead ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • Teixeira homers from both sides as Yanks rout White Sox

    CHICAGO – Mark Teixeira homered from both sides of the plate for the record 14th time, hitting his 10th grand slam and a two-run homer that led the Ne ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:46 pm
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