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  • High school girls basketball: Hampshire uses big 4th quarter to get past Jacobs

    HAMPSHIRE – Stuck on 11 points with six minutes gone by in the third quarter Wednesday, Hampshire already had fumbled away its first five possessions ...
    Jan. 19, 2017 - 12:38 am
  • High school girls basketball: Prairie Ridge upsets McHenry

    McHENRY – On paper, Wednesday’s girls basketball game between Prairie Ridge and McHenry looked like it would be in favor of the Warriors.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:17 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Richmond-Burton beats North Boone; Prairie Ridge loses to Lake Forest

    Blaine Bayer’s 17 points led Richmond-Burton to a nonconference boys basketball victory over North Boone, 82-38, Wednesday in Richmond. Bayer scored a ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:02 pm
  • High school girls bowling roundup: Bousk leads Huntley past Woodstock

    Marissa Bousk’s 563 series led the Huntley girls bowling team past Woodstock, 2,568-1,952, Wednesday at Bowl-Hi Lanes in Huntley. Bousk bowled games o ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:40 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Dundee-Crown, Cary-Grove win in FVC play; Harvard loses to South Beloit

    Allison Michalski’s 13 points led Dundee-Crown past Crystal Lake South, 40-35, in Fox Valley Conference girls basketball action Wednesday in Crystal L ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:37 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Marian Central edges Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG – Marian Central faced a risk either way it went concerning point guard Jack Moscinski’s three fouls to start the second half.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:25 pm
  • High school football: Marengo alum Derek Caskey, 20, dies

    Derek Caskey, a 2015 graduate of Marengo High School, died Tuesday at UW Health University Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin after battle with cancer.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 9:24 pm
  • Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame

    NEW YORK – Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, earning the honor as Trevor Hoffman and V ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 7:14 pm
  • High school wrestling insider: McHenry's Lucas Busse is Athlete of the Week, power rankings, notes and events to watch

    Athlete of the week Lucas BusseMcHenry, sr., 120 poundsFor the second week in a row, Busse had a str ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 5:59 pm
  • Howard, Whitehair, Floyd represent Chicago Bears on PFWA's All-Rookie Team

    Ryan Pace’s second draft class had three players make the 2016 Pro Football Writers of America All-Rookie Team. Running back Jordan Howard, center Cod ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:17 am
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South tops Hampshire behind 11 3-pointers

    HAMPSHIRE – An 11-point scoring burst by Crystal Lake South to overtake Hampshire and end the first quarter Tuesday night was a sign of things to come ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • Dallas Mavericks edge Chicago Bulls for 3rd straight win

    CHICAGO (AP) — Wesley Matthews was mad at himself after Jimmy Butler's clutch shot in the final minute. He exacted his revenge on the other side of th ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:04 am
  • Vinnie Hinostroza rallies Chicago Blackhawks over Colorado Avalanche

    DENVER – Five goals by players all 24 and younger – just the sort of youthful infusion the Blackhawks were searching for.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:03 am
  • McHenry County College Athletic Hall of Fame welcomes 5 new members

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Rafael Arellano remembers how frustrating it was at Woodstock High School in the early 1990s.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Woodstock beats Marengo; Alden-Hebron wins

    Woodstock’s Diana Spokas led the Blue Streaks with nine points in a 40-24 Kishwaukee River Conference win over Marengo on Tuesday at Marengo. Emma Bra ...
    Jan. 17, 2017 - 10:34 pm
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