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  • Crystal Lake Central wins 4th straight Northwest Herald All-Sports Award

    In racing parlance, Crystal Lake Central grabbed an early lead and maintained a pace that no other Fox Valley Conference school could match.
    July 5, 2014 - 12:24 am
  • On Campus: Huntley grad Rachel Zobott eager to make history at UIC

    In less than 50 days, Rachel Zobott will head off to a new world – college soccer.At Zobott’s chosen ...
    July 18, 2014 - 4:15 pm
  • Dunner commits to Ball State

    In a sense, the clock was ticking for Malik Dunner.When he called Ball State running backs coach Jus ...
    July 5, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • One-handed fighter looks for championship

    Nick Newell wants MMA fans to see him as a talented fighter, one skilled enough to fight for a championship and headline a nationally televised card.
    July 4, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Bouchard gives Canada a Slam finalist

    LONDON – Eugenie Bouchard could have lost her focus after the fourth game of her Wimbledon semifinal Thursday, when play was delayed for five minutes ...
    July 4, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Crystal Lake's Dello ecstatic to be on Team USA

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The fact that Tory Dello was selected to last year's USA Hockey U-17 team gave him some confidence heading into this year's selection p ...
    July 7, 2014 - 8:58 am
  • Fahn Cooper closing in on dream at Ole Miss

    May 26: “Feeling blessed”That’s the reaction of a man who has achieved his goal. It was tweeted by F ...
    July 7, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Cubs complete sweep in Boston, 16-9

    BOSTON – Justin Ruggiano, Mike Olt and Welington Castillo hit two-run homers to power the Cubs to a 16-9 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday ...
    July 2, 2014 - 11:00 pm
  • Garcia's RBI single in 9th lifts White Sox over Angels

    CHICAGO – Leury Garcia drove in the winning run with a pinch-hit single off Michael Morin in the ninth inning to lift the White Sox to a 3-2 victory o ...
    July 2, 2014 - 10:56 pm
  • Bears seek reliability in return game

    Technically, the Bears must replace Devin Hester in 2014, as the greatest return specialist in NFL history will be on the opposite sideline when they ...
    July 2, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Huntley's Ali Andrews continues busy summer

    Her junior year isn't fully underway yet Ali Andrews is already getting a taste of the hectic basketball recruiting process that will only become more ...
    July 7, 2014 - 9:35 am
  • McHenry's Ogden sisters compete for MCJGA title

    When Maddie Ogden finishes a round of golf, the first thing she’ll do is enter the course clubhouse and check the leaderboard. Scrolling through the n ...
    July 7, 2014 - 9:37 am
  • Outdoors: The truth about fishermen

    I just finished a new book by John Gierach called “All Fishermen are Liars,” published by Simon and Schuster. It was a decent read, and I may review i ...
    July 2, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Angels hold off White Sox to complete DH sweep

    CHICAGO – Kole Calhoun homered and scored twice as the Los Angeles Angels held off the White Sox, 7-5, to complete a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday nig ...
    July 2, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • Recruiting Notes: Huntley grad Perkins to Chicago State

    Former Huntley pitcher Jake Perkins would have understood if college coaches wanted to take a wait-and-see approach with him.
    July 21, 2014 - 12:52 pm
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