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  • High school baseball roundup: Prairie Ridge beats Fremd behind 6 homers

    The Prairie Ridge baseball team had six players hit home runs as they defeated Fremd, 13-4, in nonconference play Thursday in Palatine.
    March 26, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Dundee-Crown rallies past Hampshire in dome

    The Dundee-Crown softball team scored five runs in the bottom of the sixth inning Thursday to come back and defeat Hampshire, 5-4, in a nonconference ...
    March 26, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • On Campus: D'Angelo on track at Olivet Nazarene

    Running the 400-meter distance has been quite rewarding for Laura D’Angelo.The Olivet Nazarene Unive ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:52 pm
  • Iowa's Dixon, Johnsburg grad, gunning for NCAA 3-point record in Sweet 16

    In many regards, it’s been a dream season for Iowa senior guard Melissa Dixon.The Johnsburg graduate ...
    March 26, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • At home: Badgers back in California for regional

    LOS ANGELES – Bo Ryan is trippin’ about being back in the NCAA West Regional.First, the Wisconsin co ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Philadelphia Flyers roll past Chicago Blackhawks in Timonen's return

    PHILADELPHIA – Kimmo Timonen heard the familiar chant from one more appreciative Flyers' crowd."Kim- ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Chicago Bulls beat Toronto Raptors for 5th straight time

    TORONTO – The Bulls are feeling good about themselves as they head toward the playoffs.Jimmy Butler ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Season preview capsules

    FOX VALLEY CONFERENCEFOX DIVISIONCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Jay Schwarzrock (fifth season)Last year’ ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake South wins twice downstate

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team defeated Zion-Benton, 6-3, Wednesday at Rent One Ball Park in downstate Marion, scoring two runs in the top of th ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • High school girls soccer: McHenry goes 2-1 at Ram Invitational

    The McHenry girls soccer team played three shortened, 40-minute matches Wednesday at the Ram Invite, beating Jacobs and Grant and losing to Grayslake ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Sarley: Guide to buying the right fishing equipment

    I’ve spent some time, as of late, talking about buying fishing equipment. I have suggested upgrading just one piece of fishing equipment in your arsen ...
    March 25, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge rallies past Palatine

    WHEELING – "Stay cozy," Prairie Ridge coach Glen Pecoraro chirped to his team just before Wednesday's first pitch, partially because all the Wolves pl ...
    March 25, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley with big shoes to fill to start season

    HUNTLEY – There is no doubt winning eight straight regional championships in any high school sport takes hard work.
    March 26, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • High school girls soccer: Five to Watch this season

    Taryn JakubowskiHuntley, jr., MJakubowski had 22 goals and 13 assists last season. She committed to ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Behind the numbers: Where MAC athletic departments rank in spending, profit

    While the Mid-American Conference sits in the same general geographic area as the Big Ten - and its football teams have scored wins over big brother i ...
    March 25, 2015 - 3:25 pm
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