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  • Iowa, Dixon beat Miami for Sweet 16 berth

    IOWA CITY, Iowa – Iowa coach Lisa Bluder won't have to listen to any more talk about her inability to reach the Sweet 16.
    March 23, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Around town: Marengo's Rio Ottolino wins dance competition

    Rio Ottolino won the Junior Dance Soloist division at the CSG Super Nationals dance competition March 8 at the Renaissance Center in Schaumburg.
    March 22, 2015 - 6:07 pm
  • On Campus: Cary-Grove's Josh Freeman earns All-American status at SIU

    Throwing the shot put 61 feet, 4 inches is hardly satisfying to Josh Freeman.“No, not at all," said ...
    March 22, 2015 - 5:12 pm
  • Pistons erase 19-point deficit in 3rd to beat Bulls

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – It isn't easy to win an NBA game after getting outscored 36-14 in the second quarter and trailing by 19 points in the third.
    March 21, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Lehtonen makes 33 saves, Stars blank Blackhawks

    DALLAS – Kari Lehtonen stopped all 33 shots, including a penalty shot, for his fifth shutout this season and 32nd of his career, and the Dallas Stars ...
    March 21, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Take 2: IHSA sub sectionals a good or bad idea?

    The IHSA is looking into creating subsectionals to separate out some of the top teams that get grouped together into the same regional. Sports editor ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • I'm Just Saying: Crystal Lake South grad Nick Fontanetta, wrestling coach

    Nick Fontanetta graduated from Crystal Lake South with the best individual wrestling record in school history (143-11). He took third place at the 201 ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • Pop Quiz: Cal Aldridge, Carly Wilson and Tim McCloyn

    Cal AldridgePrairie RidgeSeniorBaseball1. What’s your favorite wild animal?a grizzly bear, I’ve alwa ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • High school baseball: Alden-Hebron rallies to beat Eastland

    John Judson stepped to the plate with two on and two out in the top of the seventh inning with Alden-Hebron trailing by one to Eastland. After fouling ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • High school softball: Marengo downs Oak Forest

    Marengo 5, Oak Forest 3: At Oak Forest, Allison Jasinski went 4 for 4, driving in two runs, and Mariah Dionne homered for the Indians in the nonconfer ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:24 pm
  • High school girls badminton: Lindgren leads McHenry at Rolling Meadows quad

    Rolling Meadows Quad: At Rolling Meadows, McHenry finished the day 1-2, beating Chicago Senn, 14-0, and losing to Rolling Meadows, 13-1, and Waubonsie ...
    March 21, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • High school softball: Team preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceFox DivisionCrystal Lake CentralCoach: Brian Strombom (ninth season)Last year’s ...
    March 21, 2015 - 8:04 pm
  • High school baseball: Routzahn returns in Prairie Ridge's loss

    EVANSTON – By the time Ethan Routzahn made his return to the mound Saturday morning, 345 days since tearing a ligament in his elbow and 327 days since ...
    March 21, 2015 - 7:23 pm
  • High school baseball: Huntley manages 1 hit in loss to Schaumburg

    HUNTLEY – Schaumburg pitcher Parker Nolan made things rough on Huntley in the Red Raiders’ season opener Saturday.
    March 21, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • Five to watch: High school softball

    Five to WatchPeyton DeChant, Hampshire, so., SS-3BDeChant is a versatile defender and can play all f ...
    March 21, 2015 - 6:42 pm
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