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  • High school boys swimming insider: Cary-Grove's Ethan Hare Athlete of the Week; power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekEthan HareCary-Grove co-op (Cary-Grove), jr.Hare was one of three Trojans to win ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 4:49 pm
  • Athletic department serves as student success program, MCC president says

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Lindsey Skinner didn’t know what she wanted to do after she graduated from McHenry West High School.
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 1:39 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Woodstock edges Woodstock North on Gabriella Scolio's game-winning shot

    Gabriella Scolio hit the game-winning basket with 2 seconds left in the game to lead the Woodstock girls basketball team to a 52-51 win over Woodstock ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:25 pm
  • High school girls gymnastics: Prairie Ridge co-op wins Conant Regional

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Prairie Ridge freshman Kira Karlblom took coach Lee Battaglia’s reassuring words before her floor exercise routine to heart.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Huntley tops Crystal Lake South to win 3rd straight FVC Valley title

    HUNTLEY – Crystal Lake South jumped on Huntley early Wednesday, hitting its first six shots – both inside and outside – and threatening to put an end ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • High school football, girls soccer: McHenry trio sign National Letters of Intent

    McHENRY – Three athletes from McHenry celebrated their National Letter of Intent signings Wednesday during a ceremony at McHenry High School's west ca ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 8:57 pm
  • High school football: Huntley's Olalere Oladipo picks up Illinois offer

    Huntley junior Olalere Oladipo figured former Red Raiders football coach John Hart was giving him the customary motivational pitch three years ago.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 7:22 pm
  • High school football: Six Marian Central players headed to college programs

    WOODSTOCK – The seniors in the Marian Central football program have built strong bonds over the past four years. On Wednesday, during a small ceremony ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:18 pm
  • Sarley: Ed Klepacki, Jim Miller make a dynamic walleye fishing duo

    If you have not heard of Ed Klepacki and Jim Miller, a pair of walleye fishermen from northern Illinois, you should.
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 6:04 pm
  • High school football: Eight Huntley football players headed to college programs

    HUNTLEY – Tim McCloyn wanted to go to a school with a recent tradition of winning, much like the one he just led in defense during Huntley's historic ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:53 pm
  • High school soccer: Seven from Huntley headed to college programs

    HUNTLEY – Huntley senior Alyssa Kaufman signed her National Letter of Intent to play college soccer at Illinois State University next year with tears ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • High school football: Crystal Lake Central's Romeo McKnight signs with Iowa

    As Crystal Lake Central football coach Jon McLaughlin sees it, Romeo McKnight had a better chance of getting struck by lightning than signing to play ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 5:40 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Athlete of the week, power rankings and notes

    Athlete of the WeekMichael VolkeningMarengo, Junior, GuardVolkening scored 30 points in a pair of In ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 2:07 pm
  • High School Football: Marengo's Jackson signs with Illinois State

    MARENGO – Marengo’s Jarrell Jackson scored a touchdown once every 4.4 times he touched the ball from the line of scrimmage, so it makes perfect sense ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • High school football: Crystal Lake South lineman Kevin Amren signs with Winona State

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Kevin Amren has other options. The Crystal Lake South senior offensive tackle had preferred walk-on roles waiting for him at Illinois S ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 9:10 am
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