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  • White Sox's bullpen battered in loss to Twins

    CHICAGO – White Sox manager Robin Ventura went to his bullpen over and over again, and the Twins kept scoring.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • Inoue leads Japan to 15U championship

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Japan center fielder Yuki Inoue was dissatisfied with his body of work at the McHenry County Youth Sports Association Summer Internatio ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Football 101: Area coaches, players help us break down the game

    This is part of the Northwest Herald and McHenryCountySports.com's "Football 101" series. Our staff talked with area coaches and players, who helped u ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Football 101: Basics of Cover 2

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    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • The routes of the route tree

    Fly/Fade (A): Receiver runs straight up the field, looking to get behind the defense. Corner Post (B ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • Defensive backs do their job to avoid being noticed

    Let’s say you’re taking a math test. There are 50 questions and you get five wrong. In some schools, that’s good enough for an A. Not too shabby.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Football 101: Marian Central breaks down the passing game from the QB's perspective

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    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Defense works together to defend the outside run

    To defend the outside run, everyone on the defense has to do their job. Huntley head coach John Hart and defensive coordinator Matt Zimolzak discuss t ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Executing the QB draw against different defenses

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    Aug. 3, 2014 - 7:00 pm
  • Glossary of Football 101 terms

    What on Earth is the B-Gap? What's a veer? How about the difference between a two- and three-point stance? Our glossary of football terms is here to h ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Parker gives up HR to Ramirez in Cubs' loss

    LOS ANGELES – Tsuyoshi Wada kept pace with mound opponent Hyun-Jin Ryu into the sixth inning and was lifted by manager Rick Renteria after 103 pitches ...
    Aug. 3, 2014 - 9:04 am
  • White Sox collapse late in 8-6 loss to Twins

    CHICAGO – Adam Eaton admitted he made a bad mistake trying to stretch a single into a double in the eighth inning of a one-run game.
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • TAKE 2: MLB trade deadline an interesting watch

    Thursday marked Major League Baseball's trade deadline. David Price, John Lackey and Yoenis Cespedes were just a few of the marquee players to be deal ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Alex LorenzJacobsSophomoreCross country1. If you could hop in the DeLorean with Doc Brown and Marty ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:34 pm
  • Family Fest revs up Bears

    CHICAGO – The Bears made their 2014 Soldier Field debut at the annual Family Fest fan promotion Saturday night in front of a crowd of their most rabid ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:32 pm
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