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  • At home: Badgers back in California for regional

    LOS ANGELES – Bo Ryan is trippin’ about being back in the NCAA West Regional.First, the Wisconsin co ...
    March 26, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Philadelphia Flyers roll past Chicago Blackhawks in Timonen's return

    PHILADELPHIA – Kimmo Timonen heard the familiar chant from one more appreciative Flyers' crowd."Kim- ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Chicago Bulls beat Toronto Raptors for 5th straight time

    TORONTO – The Bulls are feeling good about themselves as they head toward the playoffs.Jimmy Butler ...
    March 25, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Season preview capsules

    FOX VALLEY CONFERENCEFOX DIVISIONCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Jay Schwarzrock (fifth season)Last year’ ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Crystal Lake South wins twice downstate

    The Crystal Lake South baseball team defeated Zion-Benton, 6-3, Wednesday at Rent One Ball Park in downstate Marion, scoring two runs in the top of th ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • High school girls soccer: McHenry goes 2-1 at Ram Invitational

    The McHenry girls soccer team played three shortened, 40-minute matches Wednesday at the Ram Invite, beating Jacobs and Grant and losing to Grayslake ...
    March 25, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Sarley: Guide to buying the right fishing equipment

    I’ve spent some time, as of late, talking about buying fishing equipment. I have suggested upgrading just one piece of fishing equipment in your arsen ...
    March 25, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge rallies past Palatine

    WHEELING – "Stay cozy," Prairie Ridge coach Glen Pecoraro chirped to his team just before Wednesday's first pitch, partially because all the Wolves pl ...
    March 25, 2015 - 7:43 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley with big shoes to fill to start season

    HUNTLEY – There is no doubt winning eight straight regional championships in any high school sport takes hard work.
    March 26, 2015 - 12:38 am
  • High school girls soccer: Five to Watch this season

    Taryn JakubowskiHuntley, jr., MJakubowski had 22 goals and 13 assists last season. She committed to ...
    March 25, 2015 - 5:53 pm
  • Behind the numbers: Where MAC athletic departments rank in spending, profit

    While the Mid-American Conference sits in the same general geographic area as the Big Ten - and its football teams have scored wins over big brother i ...
    March 25, 2015 - 3:25 pm
  • Iowa women's basketball team, Johnsburg's Dixon ready for Baylor

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – By almost every measure, Lisa Bluder’s 15-year tenure at Iowa has been a roaring success.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Jacobs beats Cary-Grove, Wauconda downstate

    The Jacobs baseball team scored four runs in the fifth inning to take the lead Tuesday night and held on to defeat Cary-Grove, 5-4, at Rent One Ball P ...
    March 24, 2015 - 9:39 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears stir controversy with McDonald signing

    I’ve had an interesting day.The phone rang at 12:45 Tuesday morning. It was our son-in-law. Our daug ...
    March 24, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • High school softball: Marian Central tops Hampshire

    ROSEMONT – Marian Central's hitters started Tuesday's softball game against Hampshire with three consecutive strikeouts against senior pitcher Haley W ...
    March 24, 2015 - 4:29 pm
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