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  • High school girls basketball: Sycamore pulls away from Woodstock North

    SYCAMORE – Woodstock North coach Mike Lewis' plan to shut down Sycamore post player Madelyne Johnson worked, holding the Spartans' star to five points ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 9:16 pm
  • High school boys swimming roundup: Cary-Grove 2nd at Jefferson Invitational

    Cary-Grove's 200-yard freestyle relay team of Cooper Langanis, Mitch Robak, Scott Eibel and Corey Sheehan took first place Saturday with a time of 1:3 ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 8:26 pm
  • High school boys bowling roundup: McHenry qualifies for sectional as team

    Thomas Reinhardt rolled a 1,322 series for six games to lead the McHenry boys bowling team to a third-place finish Saturday in the Vernon Hills Region ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 7:37 pm
  • Take 2: High school football coaching vacancies filling fast

    The high school football coaching dominoes have begun to fall. Johnsburg’s Mike Maloney was hired by Marian Central, and Crystal Lake Central’s Jon Mc ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 7:22 pm
  • I'm Just Saying with Woodstock resident, official John Widmayer

    For almost half a century, Woodstock resident John Widmayer has been a familiar face along the sidelines in McHenry County. Widmayer, a 1962 Woodstock ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 7:22 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Hannah GillespieSchool: Marian CentralYear: JuniorSports: Basketball, golf1. What’s the funniest thi ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 7:21 pm
  • High school wrestling: Crystal Lake South goes 3-0 at Round Lake

    ROUND LAKE – Crystal Lake South dominated as a wrestling team Saturday at the triple duals meet at Round Lake, but it was the individual matches that ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 8:50 pm
  • Penn Staters, victim advocates don't embrace NCAA over deal

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Not everybody is happy after the NCAA agreed to restore football wins it had stripped from Penn State and Joe Paterno in the Jerr ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • New Chicago Bears coach John Fox has had success drafting on 'D'

    Ryan Pace is officially batting 1.000. ...
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 9:07 am
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley holds off Cary-Grove

    HUNTLEY – Cary-Grove coach Rod Saffert threw everything he had in the Trojans’ defensive playbook at Huntley on Friday night.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:02 am
  • High school wrestling roundup: McHenry beats Huntley, wins FVC Valley

    The McHenry wrestling team clinched the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division regular season outright title Friday night with a 39-22 win over Huntley ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:56 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Johnsburg falls at Genoa-Kingston

    GENOA – The Johnsburg boys' basketball team spent its trip south to face Genoa-Kingston crashing the boards with intensity for all 32 minutes.
    Jan. 17, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs takes it to Crystal Lake South

    ALGONQUIN – The Jacobs boys basketball team’s message to the other Fox Valley Conference Valley Division teams could be condensed into two words: watc ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Hampshire stops Crystal Lake Central

    Emma Benoit scored 17 points to lead the Hampshire girls basketball team to a 50-23 win over Crystal Lake Central in Fox Valley Conference Fox Divisio ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Woodstock co-op defeats St. Edward

    The Woodstock co-op girls bowling team won for the third straight time, defeating St. Edward, 2,213-1,860, at Elgin Lanes in Elgin.
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 10:30 pm
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