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  • Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler prefers to utilize mobility in passing game

    LAKE FOREST – In their most complete performance of the season, a 21-13 victory over the Vikings, the Bears’ success on offense began with keeping Jay ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 2:25 am
  • Cousins, Gay lead Kings past Bulls

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds and Rudy Gay scored 20 points to help the Sacramento Kings beat the Bulls, 103-88, ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:50 am
  • Kane's late goal lifts Blackhawks over Flames

    CALGARY, Alberta – Patrick Kane scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 4-3 victory over the Calgary Flame ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Crystal Lake Central falls to Belvidere North

    BURLINGTON – Crystal Lake Central ran into a strong pressure defense with Belvidere North, and fell behind early to lose its second straight game to o ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Prairie Ridge beats Richmond-Burton

    BURLINGTON – After losing its season opener by 22 points, the Prairie Ridge girls basketball team has looked like a completely different group.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • High school sports roundup: Woodstock bowlers beat Johnsburg

    Ed Zurawski rolled a 590 three-game series for Woodstock co-op in a, 2,714-2,608, boys bowling nonconference win against Johnsburg at Raymond’s Bowl i ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • Richmond-Burton High School's Blake Betke Northwest Herald 2014 Girls Golfer of Year

    On the final hole of the Class A state tournament at Red Tail Golf Course in Decatur, Richmond-Burton girls golf coach Brandon Creason gave Blake Betk ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 7:21 pm
  • High school girls swimming: Cary-Grove's Rose prepared as 4 area swimmers head to state

    Cary-Grove swimmer Melissa Rose chucked caution out the window in her approach to the state finals this season.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • High School Cross Country: McHenry's Opatrny signs with Iowa

    Lauren Opatrny’s eye-opening moment in an already successful running career came last April 20 at Marengo’s Rod Poppe Fields.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 8:09 pm
  • High school girls golf: 2014 Northwest Herald All-Area team

    Northwest Herald Girls Golf All-Area team First team Blake Betke, Richmond-Burton, seniorBetke led t ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • High school football: Q&A with Cary-Grove's Zach McQuade, football player of the week

    Zach McQuade, Cary-Grove, DB, Sr.Cary-Grove senior defensive back Zach McQuade intercepted three pas ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:26 pm
  • High school football: Cary-Grove's Ruhland and Gomez, Crystal Lake Central's Ortner named IHSFCA all-state

    A big reason for Cary-Grove’s offensive success – an average output of 44 points a game – lies with its talented and experienced offensive line.
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 5:54 pm
  • DeFABO: Cary-Grove High School senior shows toughness playing with swollen, bent finger

    CARY— Cary-Grove coach Brad Seaburg stood outside the Trojans' locker room Saturday answering each question about his team’s 44-26 Class 7A quarterfin ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 5:32 pm
  • Watch: The Huddle makes its semifinal pick

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson make their pick for the semifinals for high school playoff football. ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 4:11 pm
  • Andrew Cuomo: 'Impractical' for Buffalo Bills to play New York Jets on Sunday

    BUFFALO, N.Y. — A severe lake-effect snowstorm hitting the Buffalo region has prompted the NFL to consider alternatives to the Bills playing their hom ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 3:07 pm
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