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  • High school boys swimming: Cary-Grove co-op wins Jefferson Invite; McHenry 4th; Woodstock has individual champion

    Cary-Grove co-op did not win an individual event and won only one relay but earned the team championship Saturday at the boys swimming J-Hawk Invitati ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 8:39 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Richmond-Burton beats Streamwood after loss at Lake Zurich MLK tourney

    LAKE ZURICH – After losing by 41 points to unbeaten Geneva earlier in the day at the Lake Zurich Martin Luther King boys basketball tournament Saturda ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 8:18 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge wins Nequa Valley Invitational

    Prairie Ridge co-op's girls gymnastics team won the Nequa Valley Invitational on Saturday, led by Nikki Baars, who won the all-around competition. 
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 7:37 pm
  • Northwestern women's basketball team wins 1st game since Hankins' death

    EVANSTON – The Northwestern women's basketball team honored Jordan Hankins by wearing her name and number during warm-ups and then, in a gym filled wi ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 6:51 pm
  • On Campus: Cary-Grove grad Olivia Jakubicek helps Saint Louis U. basketball in many ways

    When it comes to rebounding, Olivia Jakubicek has a simple approach.“I just focus on playing each mi ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 5:32 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Crystal Lake South pulls away from Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South seemed to release all its pent-up frustration and energy at once to start the fourth quarter.
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 12:19 am
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Dundee-Crown upsets Huntley; Hampshire, Johnsburg, Woodstock North win

    Dundee-Crown's Paige Gieseke scored 12 points and Allison Michalski added 10 to help the Chargers top first-place Huntley in a Fox Valley Conference g ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:29 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Jacobs holds off Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – On paper, Friday night's Fox Valley Conference girls basketball showdown between Jacobs and Crystal Lake Central was a matchup of two s ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • High school wrestling: Woodstock North sweeps quad, including wins over R-B and Hampshire

    The Woodstock North wrestling team swept three duals Friday night in Woodstock.The Thunder started b ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:56 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Hampshire, Marian Central fall

    Genoa-Kingston 69, Hampshire 57: At the Burlington Central MLK Classic in Burlington, Tre Powell scored 18 points to lead the Whip-Purs in a loss Frid ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:54 pm
  • High school girls basketball: McHenry edges Cary-Grove behind Madisyn Kaempf's clutch free throw

    McHENRY – McHenry girls basketball coach Rob Niemic was so confident in Madisyn Kaempf's ability to hit the go-ahead free throw against Cary-Grove wit ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 10:20 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Marengo beats McHenry; Volkening surpasses 1,000 points

    BURLINGTON – Mike Volkening was quick to get the formalities out of the way. Marengo’s senior guard entered Friday’s boys basketball game against McHe ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 9:50 pm
  • High school boys swimming: McHenry defeats Zion-Benton

    McHenry's Dylan Qualls and Riley Hedberg each won two events to help the Warriors to a nonconference boys swimming win, 118-52, over Zion-Benton on Fr ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Washington Capitals rout Chicago Blackhawks to extend winning streak to 8

    WASHINGTON – Jay Beagle scored twice to lead a balanced blowout for the Washington Capitals as they won their eighth consecutive game, beating the Bla ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 8:51 pm
  • High school football: Fox Valley Conference eliminates sophomore level, creates frosh-soph levels

    The decreasing number of players in most Fox Valley Conference football programs has led to a format switch for next season.
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 7:07 pm
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