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  • High school girls basketball roundup: Indian Creek tops Marian Central

    Vannessa Garrelts scored 17 points to lead the Marian Central girls basketball team in its 55-48 loss to Indian Creek in nonconference play Monday at ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Prairie Ridge cruises past Belvidere North

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To play on Prairie Ridge coach Corky Card’s basketball team, it requires the ability to do several different things well, especially on ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • No. 9 Tar Heels beat Northwestern in CBE Classic semis

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Justin Jackson had 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead a balanced effort for ninth-ranked North Carolina, which bounced back from a s ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Illini escape with buzzer-beater, 82-79 over Chicago State

    SPRINGFIELD – Jalen Coleman-Lands sank a 3-pointer from the corner at the buzzer, allowing Illinois to escape with an 82-79 victory over Chicago State ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:47 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Geneva too much for Huntley

    CRYSTAL LAKE – To Huntley boys basketball coach Will Benson, the thought of playing a 2014 state semifinalist in its season-opener didn’t really cross ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • High school football: Woodstock North's Wolfgang Kemp, father to be helped by kettle corn sales

    Kountry Kettle Corn, a local company that sells tins of popcorn, will donate 15 percent of its sales to Woodstock North senior Wolfgang Kemp and his f ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • High school football: Notes on Cary-Grove and Prairie Ridge

    Cary-Grove played in its sixth semifinal game in school history Saturday, although it marked the first time the Trojans played in back-to-back semis.
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:27 pm
  • Boys basketball: Marian Central pulls away from Cary-Grove in 4th quarter at Hoops for Healing

    WOODSTOCK – The recipe for beating Marian Central seems pretty simple: Limit Adam Pischke from the outside and Sam Ohlrich on the inside, and you have ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • PHOTOS: Cary-Grove vs Marian Central boys basketball

    Marian Central takes on Cary-Grove during their boys basketball game in the 16th annual Hoops For Healing tournament on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at Wood ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:22 pm
  • High School Football: All-FVC Fox and Valley teams announced

    FOOTBALL All-Fox Valley Conference Fox Division Team Crystal Lake Central Shawn Kyska, sr., RB-LB ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears' slim margin for error shows vs. Denver Broncos

    The Bears’ 17-15 home loss Sunday to the Denver Broncos was a disappointment for some Bears fans, a cold shower for others and, for a significant port ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • High school boys basketball: 5 to watch

    Five local boys basketball players to watch this season:Zach GeskeCrystal Lake South, sr., GGeske (6 ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 8:15 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Season preview team capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Fox Division Crystal Lake Central Coach: Rich Czeslawski (10th season) Las ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • High School Football: Northwest Herald Player of the Week nominees

    Here are the nominees for Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week for the IHSA playoff semifinal games. You can vote from now until 7 p.m. Tuesda ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 7:52 pm
  • Quick hits from Chicago Bears' loss to Denver Broncos

    CHICAGO — Here are the quick hits from the Bears’ 17-15 loss to the Broncos:Offense can’t capitalize ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:18 pm
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