• High school boys soccer: McHenry beats Crystal Lake South

    McHENRY – It had been more than 300 minutes of game time since McHenry last scored before Justin Rutherford's header rolled across the goal line late ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • High school girls volleyball roundup: Richmond-Burton clinches Kishwaukee River Conference title share

    Addie Halverson had eight kills and six digs Thursday to lead Richmond-Burton to a 25-21, 25-15, Kishwaukee River Conference girls volleyball sweep ov ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:11 pm
  • Girls swimming roundup: McHenry defeats Huntley

    Caileigh McCafferty won the 200-yard individual medley in 2:13.49 and the 500 freestyle in 5:27.98 to lead McHenry to a 91-77 Fox Valley Conference gi ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:05 pm
  • Chicago Cubs' Jon Lester eager to start NLCS Game 1

    CHICAGO – Jon Lester is all set for Game 1 of the NL Championship Series on Saturday night. The rest of the Cubs' rotation depends on the health of Ky ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 9:20 pm
  • College women's volleyball: Harper College outlasts McHenry County College

    The McHenry County College women's volleyball team lost in five sets to to Harper College, 13-25, 25-20, 22-25, 25-15, 15-6, in nonconference play Thu ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 8:57 pm
  • Live updates: High school football results from Week 8 in McHenry County

    Live updates from the area's Week 8 high school football games ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 6:06 pm
  • On Campus: Richmond-Burton grad Ali Frantti grows as Penn State volleyball player, student

    As a freshman at Penn State, Ali Frantti took part in three losses all season.In the Nittany Lions’ ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • High school football Week 8 preview capsules

    Friday's gamesFox Valley ConferencePrairie Ridge (7-0, 6-0) at Jacobs (4-3, 3-3)When: 7 p.m.About th ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Cubs wait to see who they'll meet after reaching NLCS again

    CHICAGO (– Best in the majors this season, the Cubs cleared their first big October hurdle. Now, they wait to see who's next.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Tarasenko helps Blues top Blackhawks 5-2 in opener

    CHICAGO – St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock got what he needed from his top players, and that was more than enough on opening night.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • High school boys soccer roundup: Crystal Lake Central tops Marian Central on senior night

    Crystal Lake Central’s boys soccer team celebrated senior night by defeating Marian Central, 2-1, Wednesday in nonconference play in Crystal Lake. Sen ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Prep sports insider: Molly Lyne of Crystal Lake co-op girls golf is Athlete of the Week; notes; postseason events to watch

    ATHLETE OF THE WEEKMolly LyneCrystal Lake Central co-op (Cary-Grove), fr., girls golfLyne has seemed ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 8:38 pm
  • High school football: Q&A with Richmond-Burton's Shane Byrne, Player of the Week

    Shane ByrneRIchmond-Burton, jr., RB-LBHeight: 6-foot-2Weight: 180 poundsIn Richmond-Burton’s 39-28 w ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • High school girls cross country: Cary-Grove's Allison Drage no ordinary freshman

    Finding their favorite Allison Drage moment from her high school cross country career is difficult for her Cary-Grove coaches and teammates … and Drag ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 5:06 pm
  • Steve Sarley: The debate over baiting

    If William Shakespeare had been an outdoorsman, instead of saying, “To be, or not to be, that is the question,” Hamlet might have said instead, “To ba ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 4:35 pm
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