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  • High school softball: Huntley's Jessica Shields is player of the week

    Athlete of the WeekJessica ShieldsHuntley, sr., SSShields swiped six bases and scored three runs in ...
    May 24, 2016 - 3:58 pm
  • High school baseball: Hampshire falls to Sandwich in first round of regional

    Class 3A Sycamore Regional: Hampshire saw its season come to a close with a 7-4 loss to Sandwich during the opening round of the regional in Hampshire ...
    May 23, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • High school boys lacrosse: Cary-Grove tops McHenry, Jacobs beats Hampshire to start playoffs

    Cary-Grove's boys lacrosse team opened the IHSLA B-Class Lacrosse Cup playoffs Monday with a 20-3 home victory against McHenry.
    May 23, 2016 - 9:26 pm
  • High school baseball: Grant rallies past Crystal Lake Central in 7th, wins regional opener

    FOX LAKE – After Monday’s game, Crystal Lake Central coach Tom Mueller gathered his seniors together to remind them of how much they’ve meant to the T ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:25 pm
  • High school baseball insider: Richmond-Burton's Joe Dittmar Athlete of the Week; power rankings; more

    Athlete of the WeekJoe DittmarRichmond-Burton, sr., P-3BDittmar played a key role in two games for t ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:07 pm
  • High school softball: Dundee-Crown defeats Cary-Grove to start regional

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Dundee-Crown softball coach Tracy Beatty watched as her team committed consecutive errors –a catcher's interference and a mishandle ...
    May 24, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • High school baseball: Belvidere holds off Marengo in regional opener

    MARENGO – There were few parts of the Marengo baseball season that the Indians would describe as fun.
    May 23, 2016 - 8:49 pm
  • High school softball: Woodstock defeats Harvard to open regional

    WOODSTOCK – When Woodstock and Harvard faced each other the second week of the season, the result was a low-scoring, competitive matchup Woodstock won ...
    May 23, 2016 - 8:40 pm
  • High school football: Prairie Ridge's Jeff Jenkins gets first offer from Ball State

    Prairie Ridge sophomore Jeff Jenkins sensed that Ball State offensive line coach Kyle DeVan liked what he saw on a visit to the Crystal Lake school la ...
    May 23, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Junior college baseball: MCC earns first trip to NJCAA D-II World Series, wins Region IV title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – With two on, two runs already in and only one out in the top of the ninth, confusion ensued.
    May 22, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Crystal Lake South's Nick Thome makes state year after knee injury

    CARY – Crystal Lake South junior Nick Thome coasted along the tennis court Saturday at the Cary-Grove Sectional, bouncing from side to side and effort ...
    May 23, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • High school lacrosse insider: Prairie Ridge's Parker Tomlin is Athlete of the Week, power rankings and playoff matchups

    Athlete of the WeekParker TomlinPrairie Ridge, sr., MTomlin contributed in all three of the Wolves' ...
    May 22, 2016 - 4:52 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Huntley takes 2nd in sectional with four state qualifiers

    Huntley’s Julian Collins finished third at the Huntley Sectional on Saturday, leading the Red Raiders’ boys tennis team to a second-place finish.
    May 21, 2016 - 10:59 pm
  • High school girls track and field notes: McHenry's Savannah Howie 2nd in Class 3A pole vault

    CHARLESTON – McHenry senior Savannah Howie faced her crucial moment in the Class 3A pole vault after two misses at 11 feet, 3 inches.
    May 21, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Cary-Grove's Nikki Freeman wins Class 3A discus state title; 5th in shot put

    CHARLESTON – Cary-Grove senior Nikki Freeman anxiously watched as East St. Louis’ Jazzmine Poole, Lake Park’s Michaela Smith and Metea Valley’s Courtn ...
    May 21, 2016 - 11:20 pm
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