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  • High school boys basketball: Marengo's run ends in Class 3A supersectional loss to Bloomington

    DeKALB – For a four-minute stretch at the end of the first half, the Marengo magic was alive and well. 
    March 15, 2017 - 12:50 am
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs eager to add to historic season with program's first supersectional appearance

    Jacobs guard Ryan Phillips, like the rest of his coaches and teammates, was still on the floor of Chesbrough Field House a good 15 minutes after the G ...
    March 14, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Schwarber plan: An injury-free year

    Memo to those who want to underestimate Kyle Schwarber: Do so at your risk.That should have been app ...
    March 14, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Chicago Bulls top Charlotte Hornets; Rajon Rondo provides spark as starter

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg felt he needed to "shake things up" following a season-high, five-game losing streak that left his tea ...
    March 13, 2017 - 10:17 pm
  • High school boys basketball: For many at Marengo, IHSA tournament run is a family affair

    Sometime in the past week, Carter Olson’s dad pulled out an old photo from when he won a regional title his senior year at Marengo. 
    March 14, 2017 - 12:27 am
  • College basketball: Jacobs grad Chrishawn Orange of Augustana on D-III All-Central Region third team

    Augustana sophomore Chrishawn Orange, a 6-foot-2 guard, was selected by D3hoops.com as an All-Central Region third-teamer Monday.
    March 13, 2017 - 8:32 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Jacobs, Marengo 1 win from state semifinals

    Jacobs’ quest began a year ago, right after Rockford Auburn had ended its season at the Class 4A Rock Valley College Sectional.
    March 13, 2017 - 12:53 am
  • Northwestern ends drought with 1st NCAA Tourney appearance

    INDIANAPOLIS – Northwestern's agonizing wait went down to the last quadrant Sunday.Then, finally, ev ...
    March 13, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Chicago Blackhawks beat Minnesota Wild in key division game

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks handed over a fast start to Corey Crawford, and the All-Star goaltender carried them home.
    March 12, 2017 - 11:34 pm
  • High school hockey: Crystal Lake South beats Lake Park in AHAI Varsity White state quarterfinal

    Crystal Lake South's hockey team defeated Lake Park, 5-1, Sunday at The Edge in Bensenville to advance to the semifinals of the AHAI Varsity White sta ...
    March 12, 2017 - 8:24 pm
  • College baseball: MCC caps weekend series with doubleheader sweep

    McHenry County College's baseball team won both ends of a doubleheader against host Surry Community College on Sunday in Dobson, North Carolina. The S ...
    March 12, 2017 - 8:17 pm
  • High school basketball: McHenry County Area All-Star Game rosters announced

    Jacobs’ most successful boys basketball season in school history will end this week, one way or another.
    March 13, 2017 - 1:01 am
  • Muay Thai: McHenry's Kendra Kazmaier loses fight in Chicago, gains experience

    CHICAGO – As Kendra Kazmaier and Stephanie Morgan embraced after their Muay Thai match Saturday night, the elder, undefeated Morgan thanked the younge ...
    March 12, 2017 - 12:14 am
  • High school football: Should defenders worry about being penalized for hitting quarterbacks?

    Coaches and officials are no strangers to rule changes in high school football.The National Federati ...
    March 13, 2017 - 12:49 am
  • Chicago Bears QB Mike Glennon ready for first starting opportunity in his NFL career

    LAKE FOREST – When Mike Glennon began his news conference at Halas Hall with an opening statement, it caught some off-guard.
    March 11, 2017 - 11:11 pm
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