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  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South's Brian Fuentes makes transition from Venezuela

    Crystal Lake South’s baseball players and coaches wondered about the muscular Latino kid they saw taking hacks in the batting tunnels last summer.
    March 26, 2017 - 7:43 am
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley plays Palatine to draw

    Huntley's girls soccer team played Palatine to a 1-1 draw Saturday in nonconference action at Palatine. Avery Fitzgerald's goal, assisted by Lauren Ta ...
    March 25, 2017 - 6:18 pm
  • Team Carone Foundation quadruples scholarship money for District 155 seniors

    Ever since the Team Carone Foundation was formed about four years ago, its purpose has been three-pronged. Cary-Grove graduate and former minor league ...
    March 25, 2017 - 4:27 pm
  • On Campus: McHenry East grad Kelsea Cichocki swings hot bat for Western Michigan

    When Kelsea Cichocki steps into the batter’s box, she borrows a phrase from a golf movie to stay focused.
    March 25, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • High school softball roundup: McHenry, Crystal Lake South win big

    McHenry'sMannon Amelio went 3 for 3 with a double and a triple, three RBIs and three runs scored, and the Warriors defeated Sycamore, 11-1, in five in ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:57 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake Central, Prairie Ridge, Huntley, Jacobs, Woodstock pick up wins

    Crystal Lake Central got solid pitching throughout the game and scored when it mattered most to defeat Wauconda, 3-2, in a nonconference baseball game ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:54 pm
  • High school softball: Marian Central defeats Richmond-Burton

    RICHMOND – With two outs in the bottom of the third inning of Marian Central's nonconference softball game against Richmond-Burton on Friday, Hurrican ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:31 pm
  • College softball: McHenry County College swept in doubleheader by Kankakee Community College

    McHenry County College was swept by Kankakee Community College in a doubleheader Friday in Crystal Lake. The Scots (0-4) lost, 10-1 in six innings and ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:17 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo tops Wauconda

    WAUCONDA – Marengo's Leah Secor is mostly known for her steady glovework at shortstop, however, through four games this season, the four-year varsity ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • High School Boys Basketball: Northwest Herald statistical leaders

    BOYS BASKETBALL Area Leaders Scoring Player, School Games Points Avg. Mike Volkening, Mgo 33 836 ...
    March 25, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 2017 Northwest Herald All-Area Team

    Northwest Herald All-Area TeamFirst TeamBlaine BayerRichmond-Burton, 5-9, sr., GBayer averaged 17 po ...
    March 24, 2017 - 6:05 pm
  • 2017 Northwest Herald Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Jacobs' Cameron Krutwig

    Jacobs senior Cameron Krutwig left an indelible mark on the McHenry County area regarding post players. The Golden Eagles’ 6-foot-9 senior will be the ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • PHOTOS: 2017 Northwest Herald All-Area Boys Basketball Team

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    March 25, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs' Jimmy Roberts is coach of the year

    Jacobs boys basketball coach Jimmy Roberts took the Golden Eagles where few area teams have ever gone before, a 30-2 record and a sectional championsh ...
    March 25, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • High school baseball: Woodstock shuts out Elgin; Joey Brown strikes out 16

    WOODSTOCK – The first inning against Elgin confirmed what Woodstock starter Joey Brown and catcher Blake Waterson already suspected.
    March 24, 2017 - 12:43 am
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