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  • Marengo's Taylor Carlson sparks 'Home' All-Stars' basketball victory

    HEBRON –Marengo’s Taylor Carlson picked a most opportune time to score all of her seven points for the "Home" squad in the McHenry County Area All-St ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Bubba Watson wins another green jacket

    AUGUSTA, Ga. — One of golf's most exciting players squeezed most of the drama out of the Masters on Sunday. That's just fine with Bubba Watson.
    April 13, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Around Town: Local athletes land on trampoline and tumbling national team

    Four local athletes were among the five from the 5 Star Elite gym in Wauconda who qualified for the U.S. Trampoline and Tumbling Association National ...
    April 13, 2014 - 5:57 pm
  • McHenry's Jesse Reiser finishes ninth in California

    McHenry junior Jesse Reiser traveled to Arcadia, Calif., to compete in the Arcadia Invitational, a prestigious meet which draws some of the top high s ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • White Sox OF Garcia to have surgery Tuesday

    CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox manager Robin Ventura says outfielder Avisail Garcia will have season-ending shoulder surgery on Tuesday.
    April 13, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Cubs' Rusin impresses in brief call-up

    ST. LOUIS – Chris Rusin gave the Chicago Cubs something to remember Saturday.Called up from Triple-A ...
    April 12, 2014 - 11:25 pm
  • White Sox staff struggles in loss to Indians

    CHICAGO – Manager Robin Ventura used four relievers Saturday, and none of them did very well. Throw in another shaky start for Felipe Paulino, and the ...
    April 12, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Hawks tumble to end regular season

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Blackhawks certainly draw plenty of their own fans with them when playing in Nashville.
    April 12, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Prep roundup: Huntley girls track 3rd in own Jennifer Kearns Invitational

    HUNTLEY – Huntley’s Macy Tramblay won the 100-meter high hurdles and took second in the 300 hurdles to help the Red Raiders to a third-place finish in ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:00 am
  • MCC baseball team splits doubleheader

    McHenry County College split an Illinois Skyway Collegiate Conference doubleheader on Saturday against Prairie State in Chicago Heights, winning the f ...
    April 12, 2014 - 9:31 pm
  • Marengo speedster Jarrell Jackson misses track meet for good reason

    Marengo sophomore Jarrell Jackson had every intention of returning Saturday to the scene of his school-record run from Tuesday.
    April 13, 2014 - 9:02 am
  • Cary-Grove boys win own track invitational

    CARY – When Cary-Grove’s Brad Wolter handed off to Michael Saxon for the third leg of the 4x400-meter relay, Saxon was in fourth place, about 20 meter ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:03 am
  • I’m Just Saying ... with Cary-Grove graduate Josh Freeman

    Josh Freeman throws things for a living. Two weeks into his sophomore outdoor track and field season at Southern Illinois-Carbondale, tthe 2012 Cary-G ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Sarah SchaeferMarian CentralJuniorVolleyball, softball1. What’s your most prized possession?My grand ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:05 am
  • TAKE 2: Is the IHSA always honest with the public?

    The Illinois House recently passed HR 895, encouraging the Elementary & Secondary committee to look into transparency and the practices of the IHSA. S ...
    April 13, 2014 - 9:07 am
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