• Around Town: Jacobs High School's Rapaduski in U.S. Soccer U16 Girls National Team camp

    With the invitation to participate in U.S. Soccer’s U16 Girls National Team camp, Algonquin’s Amanda Rapaduski is one step closer to her dream of play ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 5:39 pm
  • College basketball: Northwestern beats Iowa in OT, snaps 10-game slide

    EVANSTON – Bryant McIntosh scored 18 points and Northwestern ended a 10-game losing streak with a 66-61 overtime victory over Iowa after the Hawkeyes' ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • No. 5 Wisconsin beats Illinois as Kaminsky scores 23

    MADISON, Wis. – Frank Kaminsky started hot for Wisconsin, then Bronson Koenig and Nigel Hayes finished off Illinois.
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 5:21 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks beat Pittsburgh Penguins in shootout

    CHICAGO – Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane kicked it off for Chicago, and Patrick Sharp finished the job. The star-studded shootout turned into quite a ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 5:19 pm
  • Prep Zone: Honors for Crystal Lake South hockey's Matt Kinker

    Crystal Lake South senior Matt Kinker is closing out his high school hockey career in style.In Janua ...
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 4:50 pm
  • High school recruiting notes: Richmond-Burton pitcher Joe Dittmar to Wichita State

    Joe Dittmar’s impact with Richmond-Burton’s baseball team as a sophomore mainly came from his hitting.
    Feb. 15, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Prairie Ridge stops Woodstock

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge boys basketball coach Corky Card assesses his players as not big, not especially fast and not overly physical.
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 10:39 pm
  • High school girls bowling: Marengo's Dominique Bailey headed to state

    Marengo's Dominique Bailey advanced to the state bowling finals with a six-game series of 1,259 at the Guilford Sectional at Don Carter Lanes in Rockf ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • High school boys basketball roundup: Jandron hits 1,000, but Woodstock North falls to Hampshire

    Woodstock North's Josh Jandron scored 28 points to surpass 1,000 career points and become the first boys basketball player in school history to reach ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 10:23 pm
  • High school wrestling: 3 Harvard wrestlers, 1 from Marengo headed to state

    The Harvard wrestling team advanced three wrestlers to the Class 1A state finals from the Oregon Sectional Saturday.
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • High school wrestling: Crystal Lake Central's Marsden, 17 other locals qualify for state at Antioch

    ANTIOCH – As the defending state champion, Andrew Marsden began spotting a trend. “A lot of people ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 11:33 pm
  • High school wrestling: Huntley, McHenry lead way with 4 state qualifiers at Barrington Sectional

    BARRINGTON – Huntley and McHenry both qualified four wrestlers out of the Class 3A Barrington Sectional to compete at the state finals beginning Thurs ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Jager finishes fifth in Wanamaker Mile

    On Saturday, at the Armory in New York, Algonquin native and Jacobs grad Evan Jager finished fifth in the Wanamaker Mile at the Millrose Games. Jager, ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Ally RiedelJacobsSeniorGymnastics1. If you were a superhero, what would your powers and name be?I’d ...
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 7:38 pm
  • McHenry County College baseball splits opening games

    The McHenry County College baseball team opened its season going 1-1 at a doubleheader against Jackson State Community College in Jackson, Tennessee.
    Feb. 14, 2015 - 7:29 pm
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