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  • High school football: Crystal Lake South beats West Chicago in Chuck Ahsmann's final game as coach

    WEST CHICAGO – Chuck Ahsmann had one last halftime speech to give, and a team in need of a jump start, so he made it a good one.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • High school football: Cary-Grove shuts out Crystal Lake Central behind big plays

    CARY – Cary-Grove fullback Tyler Pennington dove into a center pile, selling out and drawing in Crystal Lake Central's defenders with him. Wingback Ry ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:28 am
  • High school football: Prairie Ridge dominates Dundee-Crown

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Prairie Ridge took care of the formality of finishing its regular season unbeaten and will wait for its name to be announced Saturda ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:10 am
  • High school football: Jacobs drops Hampshire to become playoff-eligible

    HAMPSHIRE – At halftime, Jacobs felt it needed to raise its level of play, lest the second half against Hampshire could be the last football the Golde ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 12:59 am
  • High school football: Huntley wins both sides of the ball, downs McHenry 44-14

    HUNTLEY – It took until the final week of the regular season, but the Huntley football team finally put forth an entire four quarter effort and, with ...
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:08 am
  • PHOTOS: Huntley vs. McHenry football

    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • PHOTOS: Jacobs vs. Hampshire football

    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:11 am
  • Columbus Blue Jackets pick up first win, beat Chicago Blackhawks

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rookie defenseman Zach Werenski had a goal and an assist, and teammates Nick Foligno and William Karlsson picked up their first ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 9:24 pm
  • On Campus: Richmond-Burton grad Lauren Otto, Dundee-Crown grad Payton DeLuga help UW-Whitewater women's soccer

    Payton DeLuga and Lauren Otto have been roommates for two years at Wisconsin-Whitewater.“We’re reall ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 8:04 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Jacobs wins regional final behind 4 goals by Noah Melick

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Jacobs boys soccer coach Anthony Cappello couldn't quite figure out how Noah Melick beat Elgin time and time again during the Class 3A ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 7:26 pm
  • High school girls tennis: Marian Central's Yuk sisters win twice after loss on Day 2 at state

    Marian Central’s Yuk sisters, Caroline and Cate advanced to Day 3 of the Class 1A girls tennis state tournament, although the doubles team lost in the ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 7:21 pm
  • High school football: Live updates from Week 9 games

    Live updates from Friday's Week 9 high school football games. ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • Crystal Lake couple drives around in the ‘Go Cubs Go’ car

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Russ and Helen Feign decorated their 1926 Ford Model T with Cubs-themed accessories to celebrate their favorite baseball team.
    Oct. 22, 2016 - 1:01 am
  • Rodgers throws 3 TD passes, Packers beat Bears 26-10

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Aaron Rodgers set a record. The Bears lost another quarterback.After a slow start ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Cubs beat Dodgers, 8-4, head home with 3-2 lead in NLCS

    LOS ANGELES – Jon Lester pitched seven sharp innings, Addison Russell hit a tiebreaking homer and the Cubs moved one win from their first World Series ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:39 am
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