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  • Sarley: The fishing hook you use is actually important

    A lot of fishermen take hooks for granted and that is a big mistake. There is one factor about hooks that makes all the difference in fishing success ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • New team, new role for Peppers

    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Seeing Julius Peppers sporting a green and gold uniform, numbered 56 for linebacker, rushing from a two-point stance opposite Clay M ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 8:37 am
  • Hendricks helps Cubs blank Brewers

    CHICAGO – Working quickly all night long, Kyle Hendricks pitched like a veteran. It's easy to see why the Cubs feel so comfortable when the rookie rig ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Ross wins MCJGA boys senior player of year

    WOODSTOCK – After 15 events spanning the summer months, the player of the year in each division was settled in the final McHenry County Junior Golf As ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • MCJGA players talk about what they are excited for concerning fall golf

    Crystal Lake Central golfer and Cary-Grove junior Lauren KalamarasMy goal for the year is to hopeful ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 7:55 pm
  • Clippers sale to Steve Ballmer goes through

    LOS ANGELES — Steve Ballmer officially became the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.T ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Photos: Johnsburg football preview

    Johnsburg football players attend football practice at Johnsburg High School Monday, August 11, 2014
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Photos: Harvard football preview

    Harvard players attend football practice at Harvard High School Monday, August 11, 2014. ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:56 pm
  • Goebbert headed back up with San Diego Padres

    Jake Goebbert was just closing his eyes to go to bed Tuesday morning, shortly after midnight, when he got the call.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Linebacker Greene growing in second season

    BOURBONNAIS – The ability to force turnovers is critical for a defense, and frankly, it was an area where the Bears failed to capitalize last season. ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:37 am
  • Numbers low as Harvard set to utilize spread option

    HARVARD – Harvard senior running back Christian Kramer knew what his first priority was after practice – phone some friends.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:34 am
  • Johnsburg confident heading back into BNC East

    JOHNSBURG – Nick Brengman remembers what it felt like two years ago as a starry-eyed sophomore playing quarterback for Johnsburg’s varsity team.
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Navy SEAL trying out for Northwestern football

    EVANSTON — A 32-year-old father of three who is an active Navy SEAL is trying to earn a spot on Northwestern University's football team.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • I'm Just Saying: Huntley athletic director Chris Rozanski

    The fall sports season begins Monday, and so it comes as little surprise that Huntley athletic director Chris Rozanski carries around a lengthy to-do ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Bears' Bennett rejoins from suspension

    BOURBONNAIS – Martellus Bennett’s suspension is over, as the Bears’ tight end Sunday was back on the campus of Olivet Nazarene University, and on the ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
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