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  • Bears trade down, nab guard, D-lineman

    LAKE FOREST – As defensive lineman after defensive lineman got taken in Round 2 of the NFL draft Friday, the Bears traded down twice, eventually takin ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • DeKalb sophomore left-hander Wheeler shutting down opponents

    DeKALB – DeKalb baseball coach Justin Keck wasn’t sure how much his Barbs would need sophomore left-handed pitcher Bryce Wheeler this year.
    April 29, 2016 - 11:39 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Prairie Ridge and Crystal Lake Central win

    Prairie Ridge 5, Dundee-Crown 0: At Crystal Lake, Caty Karacia had two goals and one assist for the Wolves in an FVC crossover win. Jena Berkland had ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:00 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Cary-Grove second at Badger Invite

    Nikki Freeman won the shot put and discus on Friday at the Badger Invite to lead the Cary-Grove girls track and field team to a second-place finish in ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:38 pm
  • Boys track and field: Cary-Grove second at Badger Invite

    Ryan Magel placed first in the 100 meters and second in the 400 for the Cary-Grove boys track and field team at the Badger Invite on Friday, leading t ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Cary-Grove and Woodstock North win

    Michael Ptaszek, Curt Norton and Sam Sitarski all won their singles matches for the Cary-Grove boys tennis team on Friday in a 5-2 Fox Valley Conferen ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:35 pm
  • Mistakes cost White Sox in loss to Orioles

    BALTIMORE – For the second straight game, mistakes proved to be costly for the White Sox.Nolan Reimo ...
    April 29, 2016 - 10:17 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Crystal Lake South takes FVC Valley title with win over Huntley

    When Courtney Sengstock gets nervous, she starts moving. The Crystal Lake South junior rarely stopped on Friday night until she was subbed off with si ...
    April 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • High school baseball: Huntley tops McHenry

    McHENRY – In the middle of Huntley’s outburst against McHenry ace Bobby Miller, one of the Red Raiders could not hold in his excitement.
    April 29, 2016 - 9:28 pm
  • High school softball: Crystal Lake South, Johnsburg, Crystal Lake Central and Huntley win

    Carly Chovanec went 3 for 4 with two doubles and a triple Friday to lead the Crystal Lake South softball team to an 11-8 Fox Valley Conference Valley ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:30 pm
  • High school baseball: Harvard, Crystal Lake South and Woodstock win

    Harvard 10, Alden-Hebron 4: At Harvard, Hunter Freres, Josh Whaples and Tyler Perkins each had a triple for the Hornets in a nonconference win. Freres ...
    April 29, 2016 - 9:16 pm
  • High school baseball: Cary-Grove's Matt McCumber throws perfect game to beat Dundee-Crown

    Junior Matt McCumber became the second Cary-Grove baseball pitcher to throw a perfect game this season, needing just 67 pitches on Friday in a 1-0 Fox ...
    April 29, 2016 - 8:02 pm
  • Mike DeFabo: Northwest Herald's Joe Stevenson to join IBCA Hall of Fame

    The first time I went to a game with Joe Stevenson was two years ago at Crystal Lake Central. As we approached the ticket window, Joe reached for his ...
    April 29, 2016 - 7:52 pm
  • 2016 Most Valuable Athletes

    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. Check here f ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Girls Soccer 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 - 7:43 pm
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