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  • Illinois lawmakers pushing bill to regulate daily fantasy sports

    On the heels of two states legalizing and regulating daily fantasy sports, Illinois lawmakers are hoping to do the same.
    May 1, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • High school boys tennis: Huntley beats Johnsburg

    Keaton Newsome won at No. 1 singles, 6-1, 6-2, and Zach Swim won at No. 2 singles, 6-0, 6-1, in the Huntley boys tennis team's nonconference win over ...
    April 30, 2016 - 9:20 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Jacobs sixth at Palatine Relays

    Cam Reedy won the 3,200 meters to lead the Jacobs boys track and field team to sixth place Saturday at the 84h Palatine Relays in Palatine.   
    April 30, 2016 - 9:18 pm
  • High school girls track and field: McHenry third at Palatine Relays

    Savannah Howie won the pole vault and Haley Meszaros finished first in the discus Saturday to lead the McHenry girls track and field team to third pla ...
    April 30, 2016 - 9:17 pm
  • High girls soccer roundup: Marengo shuts out Harvard

    Junior midfielder Amanda Jaeger scored two goals Saturday to lead the Marengo girls soccer team to a 4-0 Big Northern Conference East Division victory ...
    April 30, 2016 - 9:15 pm
  • Crystal Lake South grad Cooper picked by 49ers

    Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper was playing LEGOs with his cousin when he got the call on where he’d be playing next. On the other end of the line ...
    May 1, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Crystal Lake South grad Jake Bernstein signs free-agent deal with Kansas City Chiefs

    Crystal Lake South graduate and Vanderbilt product Jake Bernstein is headed to the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent, a deal he signed fol ...
    April 30, 2016 - 7:50 pm
  • High school lacrosse: Prairie Ridge routs Montini

    Zack Starks and Cole Naumovski both scored four goals for the Prairie Ridge boys lacrosse team Saturday in a 16-3 nonconference victory over Montini i ...
    April 30, 2016 - 7:14 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: McHenry beats Huntley in FVC Valley matchup

    Matt Spooner went 3 for 4 with a double and four RBIs on Saturday to lead the McHenry baseball team to a 10-1 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division vi ...
    April 30, 2016 - 5:14 pm
  • High school softball roundup: Alden-Hebron sweeps Luther North in doubleheader

    The Alden-Hebron softball team scored 26 runs on 31 hits Saturday in a doubleheader sweep of Chicago Luther North in Hebron, winning 11-1 and 15-1 in ...
    April 30, 2016 - 6:20 pm
  • High school baseball: Woodstock North defeats Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – Saturday’s steady rain and wind didn’t necessarily play favorites for either the Woodstock or Woodstock North baseball teams.
    May 1, 2016 - 12:17 am
  • High school softball: Huntley beats Marengo

    MARENGO – Huntley's Jessica Shields slapped a triple to left field in her first at-bat, and pulled a triple down the right-field line in her second at ...
    April 30, 2016 - 6:20 pm
  • Take 2: Which high school baseball team is area's best?

    Baseball season is heating up around the area. With an abundance of talent, several teams can make the case they are the area's best. Sports writers J ...
    April 30, 2016 - 6:21 pm
  • Bears trade down, nab guard, D-lineman

    LAKE FOREST – As defensive lineman after defensive lineman got taken in Round 2 of the NFL draft Friday, the Bears traded down twice, eventually takin ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb sophomore left-hander Wheeler shutting down opponents

    DeKALB – DeKalb baseball coach Justin Keck wasn’t sure how much his Barbs would need sophomore left-handed pitcher Bryce Wheeler this year.
    April 29, 2016 - 11:39 pm
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