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  • Inside High School Boys Tennis: Prairie Ridge doubles team Athletes of the Week

    Athletes of the WeekJARED PRIESZPrairie Ridge, sr.GIL ANOZIEPrairie Ridge, sr.Priesz and Anozie won ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen in peak form for state

    Jacobs track coaches watched senior Lauren Van Vlierbergen going through a workout of 200-meter sprints last week and were aghast.
    May 21, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • Goalies take center stage in Western Conference final

    CHICAGO – The top four defensemen for the Chicago Blackhawks carried a heavy load in the first two games of the Western Conference finals. A couple of ...
    May 21, 2015 - 1:04 am
  • Wada whiffs 9, Bryant drives in go-ahead run in Cubs win

    SAN DIEGO – Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada struck out nine in 4 2-3 innings in his season debut and Kris Bryant drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • White Sox's rally falls short in loss to Indians

    CHICAGO – Carlos Rodon is doing his best to remain patient.But he admits it's not always easy.Especi ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • High school boys lacrosse: Huntley tops Brother Rice

    HUNTLEY — Playoffs are about survival. But for the Huntley lacrosse team, the first-round game in the IHSLA Lacrosse Cup was also about something else ...
    May 20, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • High school baseball: Alden-Hebron headed to regional final

    ELGIN – A majority of the Alden-Hebron baseball team has played together for the past two or three seasons. Prior to Wednesday this group had yet to e ...
    May 20, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Girls High School Track and Field: Northwest Herald Honor Roll

    Northwest Herald Girls Track and Field Honor Roll FAT state-qualifying standards in parentheses 100 ...
    May 21, 2015 - 8:55 am
  • Boys High School Track and Field: Northwest Herald Honor Roll

    Northwest Herald Boys Track and Field Honor Roll FAT state-qualifying standards in parentheses 100 m ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • High school softball: Dundee-Crown tops Marengo

    The Dundee-Crown softball team defeated Marengo 5-3 in a rain-shortened game in nonconference play at Carpentersville.
    May 20, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake Central scores five in second half of semifinal

    WOODSTOCK – Crystal Lake Central knew its speed would be an advantage in Wednesday's 2A Marian Central Regional semifinal against Woodstock and a sogg ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:42 am
  • High school boys lacrosse: Houston leads Cary-Grove to win in postseason opener

    CARY - Before his team opened its Class B Lacrosse Cup campaign, Cary-Grove coach Brendan Gorman took a moment to single out Ian Houston, hoping it wo ...
    May 20, 2015 - 8:44 pm
  • Boys track and field: Jacobs' Walker set for basic training after season ends

    The physical challenges of military life should not present major obstacles for recent Jacobs graduate Josh Walker.
    May 20, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • Sarley: A fishing trip with Herb Franks

    The phone rang and when I answered I heard the voice of a good friend of mine, Herb Franks. Whenever I hear Herb’s voice, I automatically break out in ...
    May 20, 2015 - 6:45 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Richmond-Burton's Halley Havlicek is player of the week

    Player of the week: Halley Havlicek, Richmond-Burton, Jr. MidfielderHavlicek has been key for the Ro ...
    May 20, 2015 - 5:20 pm
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