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  • WATCH LIVE: Jacobs vs. Palatine in boys basketball at 2015 Ed Molitor Tournament

    Tip-off is set for 5:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27. ...
    NEW: Nov. 27, 2015 - 4:30 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Bears show they're better than we thought in win over Packers

    This one was sloppy about every way it could be.The weather made things difficult all night but obvi ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 1:18 am
  • 3-and-out: Bears find a way to win in Green Bay, beat Packers 17-13

    3 stars1. Lamarr Houston: Another strong game for the outside linebacker with seven tackles, two for ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Bottino: Thompson, Ferris State football back at No. 1

    The black and gold “Panther Prowl Towel” hangs on Kyle Thompson’s wall serves as a not-so subtle reminder.
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • A pick-eight as IHSA football championships hit DeKalb

    DeKALB – Making picks in a column is a tricky thing in community sports journalism.Pick the hometown ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 7:30 pm
  • What to watch for: Bears at Green Bay Packers

    How to watch/listen7:30 p.m. kickoff on NBC (Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth and Michele Tafoya); can ...
    Nov. 26, 2015 - 9:28 am
  • High School Girls Basketball Roundup: Johnsburg falls to Fremd in title game

    The Johnsburg girls basketball team fell to Fremd, 65-37, in the championship game of the Lake Zurich Thanksgiving Thriller on Wednesday in Lake Zuric ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • High School Boys Basketball Roundup: Prairie Ridge rallies to beat Huntley

    The Prairie Ridge boys basketball came from behind and defeated Huntley, 53-51, at the Crystal Lake Central Thanksgiving Tournament in Crystal Lake on ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:26 pm
  • Prep Wrestling Roundup: Huntley sweeps at Plainfield North Quad

    The Huntley wrestling team swept the competition at the Plainfield North Quad on Wednesday in Plainfield, moving to 6-0 on the year.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Girls basketball: Huntley up to challenge, defeats Hononegah

    HUNTLEY – Huntley girls basketball coach Steve Raethz knew the Red Raiders would be tested Wednesday.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • Hub Arkush: More than rivalry is on the line for Bears

    As the Bears prepared to meet the Denver Broncos on Sunday with a touch of playoff fever in the air around Soldier Field, it seemed like most of the t ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • PHOTOS: McHenry beats Crystal Lake Central in boys basketball

    McHenry takes on Crystal Lake Central during their boys basketball game on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, at Crystal Lake Central High School in Crystal La ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 8:28 pm
  • Boys basketball: Deshawn Wilson tip-in sparks McHenry past Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry forward Deshawn Wilson lept over several Crystal Lake Central defenders, tipped in a shot and beat the buzzer.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 11:49 pm
  • Sarley: Dishing out some Christmas gift suggestions

    Let’s do a little more Christmas shopping, shall we? Reading material is always a good gift idea in my book. Ouch! I apologize for the pun, but I coul ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • Northwest Herald Football Football Player of the Week

    JARREN JACKSONMarengo, RB, Jr.Do you have any pre-game rituals? First, I have my grandma make me egg ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 6:20 pm