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  • High school baseball: Johnsburg beats Marengo

    MARENGO— After a fifth-inning rally pulled Marengo within two runs, coach Josh Maas knew the Indians had to shut down Johnsburg in the next inning to ...
    April 21, 2015 - 9:27 pm
  • High school softball: Huntley beats McHenry for first time in four seasons

    MCHENRY – With heavy crosswinds causing all sorts of problems on Tuesday, Huntley’s approach against hard-hitting McHenry was simple: play small ball.
    April 21, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears' 2015 schedule kills early, heals late

    Before we get too deeply into this, we must acknowledge that trying to gauge the difficulty of an NFL team’s schedule for the coming season two weeks ...
    April 22, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Chicago Bears open 2015 schedule with Green Bay Packers, close vs. Detroit Lions

    The Bears will open the 2015 season and beginning of the John Fox era at Soldier Field against the rival Packers on Sunday, Sept. 13.
    April 21, 2015 - 7:17 pm
  • High school softball notes: Hampshire puts two on all-tournament team, Prairie Ridge catcher playing well

    Hampshire’s Haley Widmayer and Peyton DeChant were named to the St. Edward all-tournament team on Saturday, as the Whip-Purs went 2-1 in the three-gam ...
    April 21, 2015 - 5:54 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Ben Whitehouse named coach at Hampshire

    The official process didn’t start until last month, when longtime Hampshire boys basketball coach Bob Barnett retired at the end of the season. But Be ...
    April 21, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • High school softball: Dundee-Crown's Ruggles player of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekSydney RugglesDundee-Crown, fr., P-SSRuggles went 3-0 in the circle last week for ...
    April 21, 2015 - 5:08 pm
  • Report: Chicago Bears to play at Green Bay Packers on Thanksgiving night

    For the second year in a row, the Bears will be spending Thanksgiving on the gridiron and away from Chicago.
    April 21, 2015 - 7:34 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Buffone was one of a kind

    I am not willing to accept that Doug Buffone is gone, at least not yet.I am not willing to accept that Doug Buffone is gone, at least not yet.
    April 21, 2015 - 12:29 am
  • Sox rally for 4 runs in 9th

    CHICAGO – Melky Cabrera threw his arms into the air as he rounded first base, and then was mobbed by the rest of his jubilant teammates.
    April 20, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Bryant's 3 RBIs lead Cubs over Pirates

    PITTSBURGH – Kris Bryant turned his tiebreaking two-run double into a Little League homer with some heads-up baserunning, and the star rookie had thre ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Butler scores 31; Bulls beat Bucks to go up, 2-0

    CHICAGO – Jimmy Butler was simply following orders from Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah.He kept shootin ...
    April 20, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Dundee-Crown, McHenry and Cary-Grove win

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Quanita Johnson won the 100 meters and Kaylee Rendl won the 400 as the Chargers won a triangular meet with 77 points Monday at the D ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • High school boys track and field: Crystal Lake Central and Huntley win triangulars

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central junior Darian Singh won the high jump and triple jump to lead the Tigers to a first in Fox Valley Conference trian ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:07 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Huntley blanks Hampshire

    Senior forward Deanna Hecht scored three goals to lead the Huntley girls soccer team to an 8-0 Fox Valley Conference crossover win over Hampshire on M ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:50 pm
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