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  • High school football, girls soccer: McHenry trio sign National Letters of Intent

    McHENRY – Three athletes from McHenry celebrated their National Letter of Intent signings Wednesday during a ceremony at McHenry High School's west ca ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 8:57 pm
  • High school football: Huntley's Olalere Oladipo picks up Illinois offer

    Huntley junior Olalere Oladipo figured former Red Raiders football coach John Hart was giving him the customary motivational pitch three years ago.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 7:22 pm
  • High school football: Six Marian Central players headed to college programs

    WOODSTOCK – The seniors in the Marian Central football program have built strong bonds over the past four years. On Wednesday, during a small ceremony ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:18 pm
  • Sarley: Ed Klepacki, Jim Miller make a dynamic walleye fishing duo

    If you have not heard of Ed Klepacki and Jim Miller, a pair of walleye fishermen from northern Illinois, you should.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:04 pm
  • High school football: Eight Huntley football players headed to college programs

    HUNTLEY – Tim McCloyn wanted to go to a school with a recent tradition of winning, much like the one he just led in defense during Huntley's historic ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:53 pm
  • High school soccer: Seven from Huntley headed to college programs

    HUNTLEY – Huntley senior Alyssa Kaufman signed her National Letter of Intent to play college soccer at Illinois State University next year with tears ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • High school football: Crystal Lake Central's Romeo McKnight signs with Iowa

    As Crystal Lake Central football coach Jon McLaughlin sees it, Romeo McKnight had a better chance of getting struck by lightning than signing to play ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Athlete of the week, power rankings and notes

    Athlete of the WeekMichael VolkeningMarengo, Junior, GuardVolkening scored 30 points in a pair of In ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • High School Football: Marengo's Jackson signs with Illinois State

    MARENGO – Marengo’s Jarrell Jackson scored a touchdown once every 4.4 times he touched the ball from the line of scrimmage, so it makes perfect sense ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • High school football: Crystal Lake South lineman Kevin Amren signs with Winona State

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kevin Amren has other options. The Crystal Lake South senior offensive tackle had preferred walk-on roles waiting for him at Illinois S ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 9:10 am
  • LIVE COVERAGE: McHenry County athletes commit on National Signing Day

    The Northwest Herald will be providing live coverage of National Signing Day as McHenry County athletes make their commitments to play sports in colle ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:07 am
  • High school boys basketball: Krutwig-Ross connection pushes Jacobs past Huntley

    ALGONQUIN – An inside force such as junior Cameron Krutwig can only be held at bay for so long.ALGONQUIN – An inside force such as junior Cameron Krut ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • Corey Crawford helps Blackhawks hold off Avalanche

    DENVER – Richard Panik did his best Jonathan Toews imitation, scoring a goal and even playing on the top line at times.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • High school girls basketball: Richmond-Burton and Marian Central win

    The Richmond-Burton girls basketball team came back from eight points down entering the fourth quarter to defeat Crystal Lake Central 60-56 in nonconf ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • High school boys basketball: McHenry tops Dundee-Crown as Bellich returns from injury

    CARPENTERSVILLE – McHenry's Nick Bellich never thought he would play high school basketball again after injuring his knee in practice mid-November and ...
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 10:38 pm
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