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  • DeFABO: Cary-Grove High School senior shows toughness playing with swollen, bent finger

    CARY— Cary-Grove coach Brad Seaburg stood outside the Trojans' locker room Saturday answering each question about his team’s 44-26 Class 7A quarterfin ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • Watch: The Huddle makes its semifinal pick

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson make their pick for the semifinals for high school playoff football. ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • Andrew Cuomo: 'Impractical' for Buffalo Bills to play New York Jets on Sunday

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — A severe lake-effect snowstorm hitting the Buffalo region has prompted the NFL to consider alternatives to the Bills playing their hom ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • High school girls basketball roundup: Cary-Grove rolls past Johnsburg

    At Johnsburg, Cary-Grove made eight 3-pointers on its way to a 69-31 win over Johnsburg as part of the Lake Zurich Thanksgiving Tournament. Katie Bark ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • High school girls basketball: McHenry falls to Hononegah

    HUNTLEY – The McHenry girls basketball team nearly scored as many points in the first half of their second game of the season against Hononegah as the ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:37 pm
  • High school girls basketball" Huntley's Ali Andrews sets school single-game scoring record in win over South Elgin

    HUNTLEY – This just in, Ali Andrews is still good at basketball.The Huntley junior set a single-game ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • High school bowling: Marengo beats South Beloit

    Marengo 2,915, South Beloit 2,600: At Marengo, Jake Barton bowled a 732 series to lead the Indians past South Beloit. Barton's high game was his third ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 9:50 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove offense fueled in 'Hogpen'

    CARY — The muscle behind Cary-Grove’s offensive line is sculpted on a patch of worn grass surround by barbed wire fence, just behind the visiting blea ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 12:53 am
  • Sarley: Just like that, it's ice fishing season

    I began talking about preparing for ice fishing season in last week’s column. But who knew we’d have ice this early in the year?
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • Lovie Smith ready to return to face Chicago Bears as opposing coach

    LAKE FOREST — It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Lovie Smith said the following when asked if Sunday will be any different for him, his first time in ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Prairie Ridge's Tarazi always had competitive fire

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Before Valerie Tarazi dreamed of qualifying for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials, before she became one of the top swimmers in Illinois, be ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:53 pm
  • Watch: The Huddle interviews Cary-Grove's Zach McQuade

    Northwest Herald reporter Joe Stevenson interviews Cary-Grove defensive back Zach McQuade in The Huddle.
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Watch: The Huddle: Semifinals, Part 1

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson talk Cary-Grove football and the semifinals in Part 1 of The Huddle. ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • NIU edges Ohio, keeps MAC football title hopes alive

    ATHENS, Ohio – One more victory, and Northern Illinois' football team is headed back to the Motor City.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake South breezes past Prairie Ridge in opener

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake South girls basketball team opened its season Tuesday at Prairie Ridge, and for first year coach Mark Mucha, the Gator ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:54 pm
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