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  • High school boys basketball: 2016-17 season preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Adam McCloud (first season)Last year’s record: 6-21 overall, 3 ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 8:13 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 5 players to watch

    Blaine BayerRichmond-Burton, sr., GNot many schools have a point guard who starts for four years, bu ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 7:39 pm
  • College women's soccer: Cary-Grove grad Cory Levels played key role for SIUE in upset of Notre Dame

    Penalty kicks can be a high-intensity moment for any soccer player.Try taking a penalty kick … in an ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • High school football: Phillips, Johnsburg were vastly different programs 6 years ago

    Chicago Phillips football coach Troy McAllister would be lying if he said he had envisioned his football team where it is now when he took over the pr ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • High school girls swimming: 5 from McHenry, 2 other locals prepare for state meet

    As a freshman at the state's biggest swimming meet last year, McHenry’s Payton Lange felt a little overwhelmed.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 5:08 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake Central edges Woodstock North; Johnsburg, McHenry, Crystal Lake South, Alden-Hebron lose

    Crystal Lake Central edged Woodstock North, 33-31, Wednesday at the Harvest Christian Academy girls basketball tournament in Elgin. Jane Johnsey led t ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley struggles in season opener, loses to Boylan

    HUNTLEY – For the better part of four seasons, Huntley's girls basketball team had little trouble setting the tone regardless of its opponent. And if ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • High school football: Coach Chris Schremp's Prairie Ridge program a state powerhouse

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Chris Schremp’s goals were modest when he took over as Prairie Ridge’s head football coach in 2002.
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • High school football: Q&A with Johnsburg's Adam Jayko, player of the week

    Adam JaykoHeight: 6-foot-1Weight: 185 poundsJohnsburg’s junior defensive back pulled down two interc ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Winnipeg Jets end Chicago Blackhawks' points streak

    WINNIPEG, Manitoba – Connor Hellebuyck made 27 saves for his first shutout of the season, rookie Patrik Laine scored his NHL-leading 12th goal and the ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • High school girls basketball: Johnsburg, Crystal Lake Central, Marian Central, Hampshire win

    Johnsburg's girls basketball team opened its season with a 72-32 win over North Boone on Tuesday. Ka ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Cary-Grove rallies past Prairie Ridge in FVC

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge held down Cary-Grove junior Katie Sowa in the first half of Tuesday's Fox Valley Conference girls basketball opener for t ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • High school girls basketball: McHenry beats Crystal Lake South to open FVC play

    McHENRY – After weeks of practicing against one another, McHenry was finally able to unleash its two 6-foot forwards on an outside opponent Tuesday.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • PHOTOS: Cary-Grove at Prairie Ridge girls basketball

    Nov. 16, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Podcast: We preview Johnsburg and Prairie Ridge's state semifinal games

    With only two teams left in the IHSA state football playoffs, Northwest Herald sports reporters Joe Stevenson and Sean Hammond preview Johnsburg's Cla ...
    Nov. 17, 2016 - 12:37 am
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