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  • Prairie Ridge's Farnam helps team win Cary-Grove Invite

    CARY – After a summer that included amateur tournaments across the country, Prairie Ridge’s Ethan Farnam was happy to be back swinging on a local golf ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 7:17 pm
  • Girls swimming: Team preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Scott Lattyak (fifth season)Last year: First at FVC MeetKey re ...
    NEW: Aug. 20, 2014 - 7:05 pm
  • Prairie Ridge catcher Thelander commits to BYU

    Dustin Thelander has made the trek each of the past six summers to Provo for a baseball camp held at Brigham Young University.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Cary-Grove swimmer Rose hoping to not get kicked in head

    Melissa Rose has a simple goal heading into her senior season on the Cary-Grove girls swimming team – don’t get kicked in the head.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his tea ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Cubs outlast Giants 2-0 in rain-shortened game

    CHICAGO – Anthony Rizzo slammed a two-run homer, Tsuyoshi Wada pitched five strong innings, and the Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants, 2-0, on Tuesda ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:54 am
  • Tillman, Orioles beat White Sox for 3rd win in row

    CHICAGO – Jose Abreu's home run broke a 67 at-bat homerless streak for the rookie slugger, but it was not enough to spark a stagnant White Sox offense ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Notre Dame’s expectations remain high

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Four days removed from an academic fraud scandal that has left four of his players indefinitely suspended, Notre Dame football coac ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Considered a longshot to make the Bears roster, Lynch still putting up a fight

    CHICAGO – At this point of his NFL career, Jordan Lynch realizes he can’t control when – or even if – his chance will come.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:31 pm
  • McHenry graduate focused on triathlons in the future

    Jeff Sabatka learned a lot about his body as he fought through nagging injuries during his college running career.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • Golf Roundup: Wick leads Marengo boys to triangular win

    Ryan Wick shot a 2-over-par 38 to take medalist honors and lead Marengo to the nonconference triangular win over Marian Central and Belvidere North at ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • Arkush: Bears' QB Jay Cutler looks, acts like changed man

    Nothing makes me crazier than an analyst who believes he’s made a discovery but refuses to put his name on it for fear of being proven wrong.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Crystal Lake Central co-op girls golf sets tone early, wins Huntley Invitational

    HUNTLEY – The Crystal Lake Central co-op girls golf team wasted little time setting the tone for what it hopes is another season that ends in a state ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Quinn signs bill to require concussion training for ADs, coaches

    Illinois high school athletic directors and coaches will be required to take an online training course for concussion management, according to a new l ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • Former teammates welcome Holmes to Bears

    LAKE FOREST – Santonio Holmes will spend the next two weeks trying to revive his NFL career with the Bears.
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 8:35 am
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