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  • Swimming: Prairie Ridge's Val Tarazi finishes 68th at Olympic Trials

    Val Tarazi wanted to get the U.S. Olympic Trials experience.This week, she has gotten it. And Monday ...
    June 27, 2016 - 3:59 pm
  • Girls track and field Athlete of the Year

    Cary-Grove’s Nikki Freeman threw 142 feet, 5 inches to win the Class 3A discus at the Girls Track and Field State Meet last month. She also took fifth ...
    June 27, 2016 - 6:25 am
  • High school volleyball: Prairie Ridge's Sammi Lockwood commits to Notre Dame

    Sammi Lockwood had just started to play with her Club Fusion volleyball team when Notre Dame assistant coach Katie Wilson first noticed the 14-year-ol ...
    June 26, 2016 - 9:39 pm
  • Barry On Campus: Marian Central grad Abby Gilleland ready for coaching gig at William & Mary

    Watching the AAU Girls’ Junior National Volleyball Championships in Orlando this week has led to a wave of emotions for Abby Gilleland.
    June 26, 2016 - 1:09 pm
  • Melky Cabrera, Todd Frazier lead White Sox over Blue Jays

    CHICAGO – Melky Cabrera homered, Todd Frazier drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the seventh, and the White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 3- ...
    June 24, 2016 - 11:11 pm
  • Willson Contreras helps Cubs end skid, beat Marlins

    MIAMI – Rookie Willson Contreras homered and drove in three runs to help the Cubs break their longest losing streak of the season at four games by bea ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:06 pm
  • Golf: Marengo grad Hunter Simonini tied for 2nd after 1st round of McHenry County Men's Amateur

    McHENRY – Hunter Simonini's first shot at McHenry Country Club on Friday morning didn’t go according to plan.
    June 24, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • PHOTOS: Prairie Ridge swimmer Val Tarazi headed to U.S. Olympic trials

    June 26, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • 2016 Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year: Huntley's Collin Fischer

    Huntley's Collin Fischer was involved in more goals this season than any other player in the county.
    June 24, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • Prairie Ridge's Val Tarazi ready to swim in U.S. Olympic Trials

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Valerie Tarazi sees them every time she leaves her bedroom, every time she walks down the hallway. So do her parents and brother.
    June 26, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Crystal Lake Central's McLean headed to national lacrosse academy

    This July, incoming Crystal Lake Central freshman Nate McLean will travel to Virginia to represent Illinois at the Brine National Lacrosse Academy. Mc ...
    June 24, 2016 - 3:54 pm
  • Northwest Herald Baseball Player of the Year: Prairie Ridge's Jon Tieman

    Jon Tieman had a dominant senior season on the mound for Prairie Ridge and also contributed a lot at the plate for the 31-7 Wolves, who repeated as Fo ...
    June 24, 2016 - 12:37 am
  • Cubs fall to Marlins for four 4th straight loss

    MIAMI – Runs have been tough to come by for the Cubs, even with the bases loaded and one out.That wa ...
    June 23, 2016 - 10:53 pm
  • Chicago Bulls take Denzel Valentine with 14th pick in the draft

    CHICAGO – The Bulls drafted Michigan State small forward Denzel Valentine with the 14th overall pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday.
    June 23, 2016 - 8:48 pm
  • Golf: Crystal Lake Central grad Lexi Harkins reaches round of 32 before losing at National Amateur Championship

    Crystal Lake Central graduate Lexi Harkins, a sophomore at North Carolina, reached the round of 32 in match play of the championship flight of the Wes ...
    June 23, 2016 - 8:37 pm
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