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  • High school baseball notes: McHenry's Miller has big game in Louisville

    McHenry sophomore Bobby Miller had a big game Friday night in the Super Prep Series tournament in Louisville, Kentucky. Miller committed to play at D- ...
    April 13, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • High school baseball: Richmond-Burton's Joe Dittmar player of week, power rankings

    Athlete of the WeekJoe DittmarRichmond-Burton, Junior, Third Baseman and PitcherDittmar committed to ...
    April 13, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Nate Atkins: Chicago Bears should draft Marcus Mariota

    Here in Chicago, we’re inside of three weeks before the NFL Draft, yet still so far from the answer to everyone’s question: What is this new Bears r ...
    April 13, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • High School Boys Track and Field: Reiser wins 3,200 at Arcadia

    McHenry senior Jesse Reiser far surpassed his goal of a top-three finish in the 3,200 meters at the Arcadia Invitational Track and Field Meet in Calif ...
    April 13, 2015 - 2:01 pm
  • Concussion lawsuit threatens football, Illinois High School Association says

    CHICAGO — The nation's first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit has asked an Illinois judge to dismiss the suit, ar ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:02 am
  • Fowler's homer off Hawkins gives Cubs win over Rockies

    DENVER – LaTroy Hawkins took an up-and-coming Dexter Fowler under his wing when the speedy outfielder was just a teenager in the Colorado Rockies syst ...
    April 12, 2015 - 8:28 pm
  • Bottino: Speaker enjoys coaching path

    Just days after holding the NCAA Division III women’s basketball national championship trophy last month, Tanja Speaker was back at work in her office ...
    April 12, 2015 - 7:23 pm
  • Sale helps Sox beat Twins

    CHICAGO (AP) — The first pitch was a 96 mph fastball for a called strike. The last one was a 98 mph heater that went for a swinging strike three.
    April 12, 2015 - 6:56 pm
  • Smith: Harvard shines at Brute

    Harvard wrestling coach Mark Payne brought six wrestlers to the Brute Nationals in Independence, Missouri, on April 2 to 4 and came away with six All- ...
    April 12, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • Bottino: Senese a ‘little spark plug” for State University of New York Plattsburgh’s women’s hockey

    At 4-foot-11, Giovanna Senese is often at a disadvantage on the ice for NCAA Division III State University of New York Plattsburgh’s women’s hockey te ...
    April 12, 2015 - 5:29 pm
  • Shuck has go-ahead hit in 8th, gives White Sox 1st win

    CHICAGO – Pinch-hitter J.B. Shuck's tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning on Saturday helped the Chicago White Sox to their first win of the sea ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Iginla leads Colorado past Chicago 3-2

    DENVER – Jarome Iginla's second power-play goal with 32.9 seconds left lifted the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-2 victory over the slumping Chicago Blackh ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:46 pm
  • Cubs offense awakens in 9-5 win over Rockies

    DENVER – Chris Coghlan and Mike Olt hit consecutive solo homers in the third inning, Dexter Fowler had two triples and the Cubs ended the Colorado Roc ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Pau Gasol, Derrick Rose help Bulls beat 76ers 114-107

    CHICAGO – Pau Gasol had 24 points and 13 rebounds and Derrick Rose – in his third game back after missing two months following knee surgery – had 22 p ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • High school boys tennis roundup: Huntley wins Quint

    Huntley senior Josh Simons won all four matches at No. 1 singles to lead the Red Raiders to a first-place finish at the J-Hawk "Quint" tournament in R ...
    April 11, 2015 - 10:24 pm
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