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  • High school softball: Northwest Herald 2016 All-Area teams

    2016 Northwest Herald All-Area Softball teamsFirst teamP–Hailey Baker, Prairie Ridge, jr.Baker led t ...
    June 20, 2016 - 5:48 pm
  • Northwest Herald 2016 Softball Coach of the Year: Huntley's Mark Petryniec

    The Huntley girls softball team captured its second straight Class 4A regional championship and first Fox Valley Conference Valley Division championsh ...
    June 20, 2016 - 8:16 pm
  • Curtis Price named Marian Central athletic director

    Curtis Price grew up playing basketball, starred at Chicago St. Rita in the late 1980s and played on some outstanding DePaul teams for former coach Jo ...
    June 21, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • New Cary-Grove wrestling, Crystal Lake Central boys soccer coaches hired

    Both Cary-Grove wrestling and Crystal Lake Central boys soccer have new coaches, with the District 155 school board set to vote to approve the new coa ...
    June 20, 2016 - 9:19 am
  • Northwest Herald 2016 Female Athlete of the Year: Huntley's Ali Andrews

    Huntley senior Ali Andrews finished her high school basketball career with 2,548 points, more than any other boys or girls player in history.
    June 20, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Cubs sweep Pirates; Willson Contreras homers in 1st at-bat

    CHICAGO – Prized prospect Willson Contreras received a standing ovation as he made his way to the plate in the sixth inning for his first major league ...
    June 19, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • White Sox swept out of Cleveland after loss in 10

    CLEVELAND – After starting this season 23-10, the White Sox are heading in the opposite direction.Sw ...
    June 19, 2016 - 8:46 pm
  • Cleveland Indians tee off on James Shields, rout White Sox

    CLEVELAND – Mike Napoli homered during a five-run first inning as the Cleveland Indians became the latest team to tee off on James Shields, routing th ...
    June 18, 2016 - 9:02 pm
  • On Campus: Crystal Lake Central grad Shepley placed at rowing nationals as Stanford freshman

    Competing at the NCAA women’s rowing championships as a freshman is something Stanford’s Chase Shepley doesn’t take for granted.
    June 18, 2016 - 7:40 pm
  • Northwest Herald 2016 Male Athlete of the Year: Cary-Grove's Tyler Pennington

    Cary-Grove’s Tyler Pennington was the runner-up for Northwest Herald Football Player of the Year in the fall. He was runner-up for Baseball Player of ...
    June 18, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • Ridout, developed into power hitter, heading to Southeastern Louisiana

    Johnsburg grad Collin Ridout has always thought of himself as a “singles and doubles guy,” but that all changed his sophomore year at Heartland Commun ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake Central grad Connor Sadzeck excelling in Double-A starting role

    Naturally, when Connor Sadzeck came back from Tommy John surgery last summer to find his velocity had actually increased, he wanted to throw hard.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Fox cancels practice to conclude veteran minicamp

    LAKE FOREST – The Bears got a pleasant surprise Thursday – no practice.After stretching, John Fox hu ...
    June 16, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • High school football: Hampshire's Vincent, Hornbeck continue to work on connection

    As Jake Vincent jogged off the field Saturday at West Chicago, he was already thinking about his next football camp.
    June 16, 2016 - 11:15 pm
  • Richmond-Burton school board discusses turf football field, approves baseball/softball field repairs

    RICHMOND – The Richmond-Burton District 157 school board continued discussions on the future of its football field on Wednesday night, along with voti ...
    June 16, 2016 - 11:16 pm
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