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  • Girls Tennis Roundup: McHenry beats Woodstock North in FVC crossover

    At McHenry, the McHenry girls tennis team defeated Woodstock North, 5-2, in a Fox Valley Conference crossover dual meet. Emily Zalewski won at No. 1 s ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Girls Volleyball Roundup: Cary-Grove tops McHenry in FVC Valley

    At McHenry, the Cary-Grove girls volleyball team remained undefeated in the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division with a 25-14, 25-15 win against McHe ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Boys Soccer Roundup: Prairie Ridge edges Hampshire in OT

    At Hampshire, the Prairie Ridge boys soccer team defeated Hampshire on Tuesday with a goal from senior midfielder Nick Hoklas in the first overtime of ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Girls Swimming: 2 runner-up finishes for Woodstock's Devinger at Byron

    The Woodstock co-op girls swimming team finished third Tuesday at the Byron Triangular in Byron. Woodstock finished with 85 points, Byron was second w ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Boys Golf Roundup: Prairie Ridge defeats Dundee-Crown

    At Prairie Isle in Prairie Grove, Ethan Farnam carded a 1-under-par 35 and earned medalist honors for Prairie Ridge's boys golf team Tuesday in a 152- ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 10:17 pm
  • Crystal Lake South ends Cary-Grove win streak, in control of Valley

    CARY – Coming into Tuesday's Fox Valley Conference Valley Division match against Crystal Lake South, the Cary-Grove boys soccer team had won 11 straig ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • MCC women's volleyball team sweeps Prairie State

    At Crystal Lake, the McHenry County College women's volleyball team defeated Prairie State in straight sets Tuesday, 25-11, 25-13, 25-8, in an Illinoi ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • Boys golf insider: Ethan Farnam athlete of the week

    Athlete of the Week Ethan FarnamPrairie Ridge, so. Farnam carded a 2-under-par 34 and earned medalis ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 6:05 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Bears' defense disappears

    I spend a significant chunk of my Monday and Tuesday afternoons watching, rewatching and grading the tape of the Bears' most recent game.
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • The Huddle: Week 6, Part 1

    Lester Johnson and Joe Stevenson are at Woodstock North for Part 1 of this week's Huddle. ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:46 pm
  • Girls golf insider: Huntley's Gillian Young athlete of the week

    Athlete of the Week Gillian YoungHuntley, sr. Young paced Huntley with a 41 in the Red Raiders’ Fox ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • 64th Illinois House District candidates agree IHSA records should be open

    In a meeting with the Northwest Herald's editorial board on Tuesday, both candidates for the 64th district state representative spot, State Rep. Barb ...
    Oct. 1, 2014 - 9:51 am
  • All-22 Slideshow from Bears loss to Packers

    The star of the day for the Bears in their 38-17 loss to the Packers was Matt Forte, and they used the end-around action to Alshon Jeffery several ti ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 1:00 pm
  • Arkush: Deficiencies on defense exposed

    With the first quarter of the 2014 season in the record books, the Bears are exactly where you expected them to be, aren’t they?With the first quarter ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Charles sends Chiefs to rout of Patriots

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jamaal Charles proved he is back to full speed for the Kansas City Chiefs.Tom Bra ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:17 pm
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