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  • Primetime-heavy schedule for Bears

    The Bears will play five games in primetime, help open a new stadium and play in Detroit on Thanksgiving for the first time since 1999.
    April 24, 2014 - 1:20 am
  • Cary-Grove softball outscores Prairie Ridge

    CARY –When Cary-Grove’s softball team fell into an early four-run hole, Lisa Semro wasn’t worried.W ...
    April 24, 2014 - 1:04 am
  • Kane’s overtime goal carries Hawks past Blues

    CHICAGO – Patrick Kane scored his second goal of the game at 11:17 of overtime, and the Blackhawks beat the St. Louis Blues, 4-3, on Wednesday night t ...
    April 24, 2014 - 6:46 am
  • Musick: Every game a block party for Hawks' Hjalmarsson

    CHICAGO – A small disc made out of vulcanized rubber is flying at you at 90 mph.In response:a) You s ...
    April 24, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • Blackhawks: What worked, what didn't and more

    What worked•Simple approachGood things happen when the Blackhawks throw the puck at the net. Hawks ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Prep Roundup: McHenry baseball beats Carmel

    At McHenry, Mike Borst had three hits and Dylan Weston had a double and drove in a run for the Warriors (12-3) in the nonconference win over Carmel, 4 ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:05 pm
  • Semien's slam lifts White Sox at Detroit

    DETROIT – On the night he became the franchise's career leader in total bases, Paul Konerko liked what he saw from some of the younger White Sox.
    April 23, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Prairie Ridge's Tieman leads Wolves past Marian

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge third baseman-pitcher Jon Tieman is the high school equivalent of the major leagues’ Triple-A call-up.
    April 23, 2014 - 10:06 pm
  • Huntley softball beats Jacobs

    HUNTLEY – All Huntley shortstop Jessica Shields wanted was another chance. Shields, who had grounded into a fielder’s choice with two on earlier in th ...
    April 23, 2014 - 8:12 pm
  • Rivals ready for McHenry County track meet

    Jacobs’ Lauren Van Vlierbergen and McHenry’s Lauren Opatrny will be pushing each other late Friday night in what could be the fastest girls 1,600 mete ...
    April 23, 2014 - 6:53 pm
  • Cary-Grove's Ruhland verbally commits to Notre Dame

    For 10 days, Trevor Ruhland knew his mind was made up.Ever since Notre Dame had offered the Cary-Gro ...
    April 24, 2014 - 1:10 am
  • Inside Girls Soccer: Crystal Lake Central's Dayton player of week

    Athlete of the WeekCaitlyn Dayton, Crystal Lake Central senior goalkeeperDayton has been a force in ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field

    CHICAGO – There was a giant replica cake right next to the Ernie Banks statue, and an old-time band played as fans made their way through the main ent ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Sarley: Spots open on Louisiana trip

    Everyone knows what a “bucket list” is and quite probably, most of us have one. It is even more likely to pen a bucket list the older you become.
    April 23, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Photos: Wrigley at 100

    Photos celebrating 100 years of Wrigley Field ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:42 am
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