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  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg defeats Richmond-Burton

    JOHNSBURG – Two days after losing to McHenry, Johnsburg's girls basketball team was eager to step back on its home court against longtime rival Richmo ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op nips Hoffman Estates

    The Cary-Grove co-op boys swimming team defeated Hoffman Estates, 96-86, Tuesday in Hoffman Estates.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 9:44 pm
  • High school wrestling: Crystal Lake South edges Marian Central

    The Crystal Lake South wrestling team defeated Marian Central, 42-34, in nonconference action Wednesday in Crystal Lake.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:58 pm
  • Huntley's Swanson sets powerlifting record

    Huntley junior Dominic Swanson set an American Powerlifting Federation record for 16 year olds Sunday at the Raw Power Challenge in Park Forest.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:53 pm
  • High school bowling roundup: McHenry boys beat Johnsburg

    Thomas Reinhardt rolled a 685 series Wednesday to lead the McHenry boys bowling team to a 3,420-3,177 nonconference win over Marengo at Raymond's Bowl ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:48 pm
  • Nunn leads Illinois to easy win over Hampton

    CHAMPAIGN – Kendrick Nunn scored a season-high 16 points Wednesday night as Illinois cruised over Hampton, 73-55.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 8:38 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Do Bears really think Clausen is answer?

    For reasons that are unclear to me, Marc Trestman elected to give his players an extra day off Wednesday, confusing his apparent belief that by going ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • High school boys swimming preview: McHenry, Jacobs co-op swimmers have edge

    Experience is the factor that all returning local state qualifiers cite as their biggest advantage heading into the boys swimming season.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Five to Watch

    Kevin BraunMcHenry, jr.Braun is the area's only swimmer to qualify for state in two events last seas ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Steve Sarley: Outdoors truth stranger than fiction

    I am basically an honest person. My mind tends to keep on the path of straight and narrow. Larcenous thoughts are usually foreign to me.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 5:40 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Hampshire's Emma Benoit player of week

    Athlete of the WeekEmma Benoit, Hampshire, jr., FThe 6-foot forward led the Whip-Purs in scoring in ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Packers QB Aaron Rodgers "baffled" by Chicago Bears OC Aaron Kromer's comments

    Support for Bears quarterback Jay Cutler came from an unlikely source as Packers signal-caller Aaron Rodgers said he felt for his rival having to de ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Kane's late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild

    CHICAGO (AP) — The surging Chicago Blackhawks keep on finding ways to win.Patrick Kane scored a tieb ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • High school girls basketball: Harvard gets 1st win, Huntley beats Crystal Lake Central

    Senior guard Kaylee Bischke scored a game-high 28 points on 12 of 28 shooting to lead the Harvard girls basketball team to their first win of the seas ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South tops Dundee-Crown, Cary-Grove edges Huntley

    Senior forward Kyle Bartusch scored 15 points on seven field goals to lead the Crystal Lake South boys basketball team to a 53-39 victory over Dundee- ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:55 pm
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