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  • High school girls volleyball roundup: Huntley tops Prairie Ridge, wins first Fox Valley Conference title

    Huntley captured its first Fox Valley Conference girls volleyball championship in school history Thursday with a 25-20, 25-19 sweep against Prairie Ri ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:42 pm
  • High school football: Crystal Lake South coach Ahsmann's sons reflect on dad's coaching years

    Joey Ahsmann remembers the week during his senior year of high school when his dad and coach, Chuck Ahsmann, found out he needed treatment again. 
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:45 am
  • High school boys soccer: 48 hours later, Harvard beats Woodstock North in OT

    WOODSTOCK – Usually as a game enters overtime, teams have a matter of minutes to make adjustments. In the Class 2A regional semifinal at Woodstock Nor ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:10 pm
  • High school football: Week 9 preview capsules

    Fox Valley Conference Jacobs (4-4, 3-4) at Hampshire (3-5, 2-5) When: 7:15 p.m. Friday About the ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:08 am
  • High school girls tennis: 2 local doubles teams, 2 singles players advance to Day 2 of state tournament

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – When Huntley and Crystal Lake South met almost a month ago in a late-September Fox Valley Conference dual meet, the Red Raiders' No. ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:06 am
  • Rizzo, Russell break out bats as Cubs rout Dodgers, tie NLCS at 2

    LOS ANGELES – After striking out in his first two at-bats, Anthony Rizzo was seeking a slump buster. He found one in teammate Matt Szczur's bat.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • RIP? Not if you're a Chicago Cubs fan in a playoff year

    CHICAGO – If you want to know just how important the Cubs are to Chicago, a good place to start is at the end.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Hampshire and Prairie Ridge win regional semifinals, set up FVC rematch in final

    HAMPSHIRE – Doug Stuehler leapt with an idea and a longshot of hope. When he landed, he saw the ball rolling into the net, a "phenominal" feeling as h ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • High school volleyball roundup: Marengo beats North Boone

    The Marengo girls volleyball beat North Boone, 25-22, 14-25, 25-19, Wednesday night. Keridan Velasqu ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:10 pm
  • High school boys soccer roundup: Woodstock beats Keith Country Day in 2A regional semifinal

    The Woodstock boys soccer team advanced past Keith Country Day with a 2-1 victory in double overtime in the Class 2A regional semifinal hosted by Keit ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • Women's volleyball: McHenry County College sweeps Kankakee

    The No. 13-ranked McHenry County College volleyball team swept Kankakee College, 25-15, 25-12, 25-20, Wednesday night. The Scots improved to 25-12 ove ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Marian Central rallies, but falls to Belvidere in regional semifinal

    WOODSTOCK – After landing on his back in the first half of Wednesday's Class 2A Woodstock North Regional semifinal against Belvidere, Marian Central's ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:46 pm
  • High school boys soccer: Elgin ends Crystal Lake South's season in regional semifinal

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South midfielder Nikolas Getzinger rose through a crowd of Elgin defenders and headed the ball into the net. 
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:34 pm
  • High school boys soccer: McHenry defeats Rockford East

    DeKALB – McHenry boys soccer coach Tony Caruso said the Warriors needed effort on 50-50 balls.Senior ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:56 pm
  • Prep football: Jacobs "excited" for playoff opportunity

    Jacobs guard Jimmy Wormsley remembers the feeling all too well from his freshman season.The Golden E ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:06 pm
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