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  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Nirva set to compete in D-II nationals

    The start to Samantha Nirva’s outdoor track season at Indiana’s St. Joseph’s College included some leftover frustration from the indoor season.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:02 pm
  • High school baseball roundup: Dundee-Crown, Hampshire and Prairie Ridge win

    The Dundee-Crown baseball team scored seven runs in the second inning, then held off a late Huntley comeback attempt in its 9-8 win in Fox Valley Conf ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • High school baseball: Richmond-Burton holds off Marian Central

    RICHMOND – Given how productive his offense has been all season, Richmond-Burton baseball coach Mike Giese knows he usually can count on his team to s ...
    May 22, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • High school baseball: Cary-Grove's McCumber 1-hits Jacobs

    CARY – As a member of the Illinois High School Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame, Cary-Grove coach Don Sutherland is no stranger to winning. W ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • High school softball: Marian Central holds off Richmond-Burton

    RICHMOND – Marian Central’s Emily Miller found the count to her liking and didn’t miss.RICHMOND – Marian Central’s Emily Miller found the count to her ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:09 pm
  • High school softball: Hampshire outslugs Jacobs

    HAMPSHIRE – The Hampshire softball team’s offense has struggled the past few games. The Whip-Purs had an unexpected day off Wednesday because of the r ...
    May 21, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Owners meetings mostly hot air

    All of the rhetoric to come out of the NFL owners' recently concluded spring meetings in San Francisco is for the most part much ado about nothing.
    May 22, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • Inside High School Boys Tennis: Prairie Ridge doubles team Athletes of the Week

    Athletes of the WeekJARED PRIESZPrairie Ridge, sr.GIL ANOZIEPrairie Ridge, sr.Priesz and Anozie won ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • High school girls track and field: Jacobs' Van Vlierbergen in peak form for state

    Jacobs track coaches watched senior Lauren Van Vlierbergen going through a workout of 200-meter sprints last week and were aghast.
    May 21, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • Goalies take center stage in Western Conference final

    CHICAGO – The top four defensemen for the Chicago Blackhawks carried a heavy load in the first two games of the Western Conference finals. A couple of ...
    May 21, 2015 - 1:04 am
  • Wada whiffs 9, Bryant drives in go-ahead run in Cubs win

    SAN DIEGO – Left-hander Tsuyoshi Wada struck out nine in 4 2-3 innings in his season debut and Kris Bryant drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • White Sox's rally falls short in loss to Indians

    CHICAGO – Carlos Rodon is doing his best to remain patient.But he admits it's not always easy.Especi ...
    May 21, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • High school boys lacrosse: Huntley tops Brother Rice

    HUNTLEY — Playoffs are about survival. But for the Huntley lacrosse team, the first-round game in the IHSLA Lacrosse Cup was also about something else ...
    May 20, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • High school baseball: Alden-Hebron headed to regional final

    ELGIN – A majority of the Alden-Hebron baseball team has played together for the past two or three seasons. Prior to Wednesday this group had yet to e ...
    May 20, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Girls High School Track and Field: Northwest Herald Honor Roll

    Northwest Herald Girls Track and Field Honor Roll FAT state-qualifying standards in parentheses 100 ...
    May 21, 2015 - 8:55 am
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