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  • Football preview: Hampshire

    Quick hitsCoach: Mike Brasile (First season, 0-0)2013 record: 6-4 overall, 4-2 FVC FoxFast fact: Fir ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 2:58 pm
  • Football preview: Grayslake Central

    Quick hitsCoach: Jason Schaal (0-0, first season)2013 record: 4-5Fast fact: Making his debut as a he ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:23 pm
  • Football preview: Grayslake North

    Quick hitsCoach: Steve Wood (9th season, 28-46)2013 record: 7-3, 5-2 FVC Fox (second place)Fast fact ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • Lynch eager to show what he’s learned

    LAKE FOREST – Nine Bears were healthy scratches in last week’s preseason game against the Seahawks. Aside from David Fales, who did not play so the qu ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Walters' HR in 10th sends Indians past White Sox

    CHICAGO – Zach Walters hit a two-run home run in the 10th inning, lifting the Cleveland Indians to an 8-6 victory over the sliding White Sox on Tuesda ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Volleyball roundup: Dundee-Crown tops Streamwood

    Bre Novak and Gina Pagano dominated from the service line for Dundee-Crown on Tuesday in a 25-12, 25-13, win against Streamwood. 
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Soccer roundup: Woodstock North gets first win

    Alejandro Miranda and Edder Tapia each scored two goals for Woodstock North in a 7-1 tournament win against St. Patrick on Tuesday at the Cougar Class ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Golf roundup: Huntley boys top McHenry

    Trent Craig shot a 1-under par 35 to lead Huntley to a 155-172 Fox Valley Conference Valley Division win against McHenry on Tuesday at Pinecrest in Hu ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:50 pm
  • Faith Lutheran volleyball outlasts Alden-Hebron

    HEBRON – Most teams have to wait until playoff time to see how they react under pressure, but Tuesday’s season opener between the Faith Lutheran Saint ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:53 am
  • Girls tennis roundup: Johnsburg beats Marengo

    Johnsburg opened up its move to the Big Northern Conference in girls tennis with a 5-2 win against Marengo on Tuesday in Johnsburg.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:35 pm
  • Prairie Ridge volleyball sweeps Lake Zurich

    LAKE ZURICH – The Prairie Ridge volleyball team earned their first win of the season Tuesday night with a 2-0 win at Lake Zurich.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:26 pm
  • Delle Donne rallies Sky into Eastern final series

    ATLANTA – Elena Delle Donne scored 17 of her 34 points in the fourth quarter, including the winning jumper with 8.4 seconds left, as the Sky rallied f ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • WHO IS Next in line?

    DeKALB – Anthony Maddie wanted to be a part of Northern Illinois’ high-powered, fast-paced spread attack.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • Faith Lutheran defeats Alden-Hebron

    Faith Lutheran played Alden-Hebron during Tuesday's volleyball match August 26, 2014 in Hebron. Faith Lutheran won, 2-1.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 9:55 am
  • Receivers Morgan, Holmes get ready for preseason finale

    LAKE FOREST – It’s cliché when Josh Morgan says his focus is just about getting better every day, without thinking too much about playing for a job in ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 9:30 pm
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