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  • High school boys swimming preview: McHenry, Jacobs co-op swimmers have edge

    Experience is the factor that all returning local state qualifiers cite as their biggest advantage heading into the boys swimming season.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • High school boys swimming: Five to Watch

    Kevin BraunMcHenry, jr.Braun is the area's only swimmer to qualify for state in two events last seas ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • Steve Sarley: Outdoors truth stranger than fiction

    I am basically an honest person. My mind tends to keep on the path of straight and narrow. Larcenous thoughts are usually foreign to me.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 5:40 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Hampshire's Emma Benoit player of week

    Athlete of the WeekEmma Benoit, Hampshire, jr., FThe 6-foot forward led the Whip-Purs in scoring in ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Packers QB Aaron Rodgers "baffled" by Chicago Bears OC Aaron Kromer's comments

    Support for Bears quarterback Jay Cutler came from an unlikely source as Packers signal-caller Aaron Rodgers said he felt for his rival having to de ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • Kane's late goal lifts Blackhawks past Wild

    CHICAGO (AP) — The surging Chicago Blackhawks keep on finding ways to win.Patrick Kane scored a tieb ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • High school girls basketball: Harvard gets 1st win, Huntley beats Crystal Lake Central

    Senior guard Kaylee Bischke scored a game-high 28 points on 12 of 28 shooting to lead the Harvard girls basketball team to their first win of the seas ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South tops Dundee-Crown, Cary-Grove edges Huntley

    Senior forward Kyle Bartusch scored 15 points on seven field goals to lead the Crystal Lake South boys basketball team to a 53-39 victory over Dundee- ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • High school girls bowling: McHenry beats Johnsburg

    Madison Johnson rolled a 493 series to lead the McHenry girls bowling team to a 2,138-1,931 nonconference win over Johnsburg Tuesday at Raymond Bowl i ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • High school boys bowling: McHenry tops Johnsburg, Huntley beats Grayslake Central

    Jarrett Lanway rolled a 616 series Tuesday to lead the McHenry boys bowling team to a 3,518-2,810 nonconference victory against Johnsburg at Raymond B ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:48 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Richmond-Burton tops Burlington Central

    BURLINGTON – Richmond-Burton’s loss to Winnebago on Dec. 3 was followed by eight long days of practices and some tough critiques from the Rockets’ coa ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Marengo beats Johnsburg

    JOHNSBURG — It began with an avalanche. For the most part, it was unrelenting. Behind nine 3-pointer ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hampshire rolls past Crystal Lake Central in conference opener

    HAMPSHIRE – In a competitive conference, every team wants to get that first win. Hampshire came into Tuesday's FVC Fox Division opener against Crystal ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears vs. New Orleans Saints game tape ugly

    Where does the Bears' incompetent coaching stop and the players' poor play start?On the Bears' last ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Prep Zone: Huntley's Macy Tramblay headed to Colorado State

    Macy Tramblay appreciated the scenic surroundings in Fort Collins, Colorado, when she visited her grandfather Harold Dean.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 6:48 pm
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