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  • Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year watch list

    The Northwest Herald will be hosting the 2015-16 Most Valuable Athletes award show at the Woodstock Opera House on the evening of June 7.
    April 29, 2016 - 7:42 pm
  • Boys Tennis Player of the Year watch list

    The Northwest Herald will be hosting the 2015-16 Most Valuable Athletes award show at the Woodstock Opera House on the evening of June 7.
    April 29, 2016 - 7:42 pm
  • Baseball Player of the Year watch list

    The Northwest Herald will be hosting the 2015-16 Most Valuable Athletes award show at the Woodstock Opera House on the evening of June 7.
    April 29, 2016 - 7:42 pm
  • Chicago Cubs beat Atlanta Braves as Matt Szczur hits grand slam

    CHICAGO – When Cubs slugger Kyle Schwarber was lost for the season with a knee injury, Matt Szczur took on a new role as a reserve outfielder.
    April 29, 2016 - 5:41 pm
  • College football: Chris Streveler transferring from Minnesota to South Dakota

    Marian Central grad Chris Streveler has found the second chance he wanted.Friday, he decided he will ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:42 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Leonard Floyd brings rare size, speed for OLB position to Chicago Bears

    So here’s what we learned about Bears general manager Ryan Pace in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:57 am
  • Ryan Pace gets Bears' defense speed and athleticism with first-round pick Leonard Floyd

    LAKE FOREST – Ryan Pace said that if you are convinced about a player, “you go get him,” on the eve of the NFL draft. The second-year general manager ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • High school softball roundup: Richmond-Burton, Cary-Grove, Dundee-Crown, Crystal Lake South, Jacobs, Marengo and Harvard win

    Ashley Turner went 2 for 3 with a double, two RBIs and two runs scored to lead a Richmond-Burton offense that smacked 14 hits in a 13-3 Big Northern C ...
    April 28, 2016 - 11:40 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Richmond-Burton wins R-B Relays

    Richmond-Burton needed every possible point Thursday night to hold off Hampshire for the team title at its own R-B Rockets Relays.
    April 28, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Huntley and Jacobs win

    Huntley's Zach Swim and Brady Michel won their singles matches to lead the Red Raiders to a 4-3 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win over McHenry ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • High school lacrosse: Cary-Grove comes from behind to beat Jacobs

    Jacobs led 1-0 at the end of the first quarter, but Cary-Grove came from behind to beat the Golden Eagles, 13-4, in a Fox Valley Conference game at Ca ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 pm
  • High school baseball: Crystal Lake South takes two from Jacobs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With the temperature in the 40s and a stiff north wind, it was pretty evident that pitchers would have the advantage Thursday. Crystal ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake Central, Hampshire and Prairie Ridge win

    Crystal Lake Central's Anthony Novy gave up one unearned run in 5.1 innings pick up the win as the Tigers beat Grayslake Central, 5-1, in a Fox Valley ...
    April 28, 2016 - 9:58 pm
  • High school girls soccer roundup: Huntley, Crystal Lake South, Crystal Lake Central and Richmond-Burton win conference games

    Tayah Owens scored twice and added an assist to lead Huntley to a 4-1 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win over Cary-Grove. 
    April 28, 2016 - 9:35 pm
  • High school baseball: Cary-Grove shuts down Dundee-Crown

    CARY – Dundee-Crown senior Danny Denz has spent most of the past two seasons leaving hitters bewildered and with little to show for their efforts.
    April 29, 2016 - 12:27 am
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