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  • High school softball roundup: Jacobs rallies past Dundee-Crown in 7th

    The Jacobs softball team scored seven runs in the top of the seventh inning to come from behind and defeat Dundee-Crown, 10-4, in Fox Valley Conferenc ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:32 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Marian Central defeats Woodstock North in regional opener

    Karlie Blaz scored four goals Friday to help the Marian Central girls soccer team defeat Woodstock North, 5-0, in the play-in game of the Class 2A Mar ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:29 pm
  • High school boys gymnastics: Dundee-Crown's Hudson 3rd at state in all-around

    Dundee-Crown junior Satchel Hudson finished third in the all-around Friday on Day 1 of the boys gymnastics state finals at Hinsdale Central.
    May 15, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • High school boys tennis: Prairie Ridge clips Jacobs for FVC Tournament title

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge and Jacobs were the two best boys tennis teams in the Fox Valley Conference during the regular season, and that showed Fr ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • High school girls soccer: Richmond-Burton upsets Johnsburg for regional title

    HARVARD – Richmond-Burton girls soccer coach Casey DeCaluwe said he had never heard a team bus as quiet as the one that brought the Rockets to Harvard ...
    May 15, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • High school baseball: Jacobs edges Dundee-Crown

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs center fielder Ryan Sargent wasted no time in his pursuit of a sinking line drive headed toward the left-center field gap.
    May 15, 2015 - 9:42 pm
  • High school baseball: Prairie Ridge outslugs Crystal Lake Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Friday's baseball game between Prairie Ridge and host Crystal Lake Central was not for lovers of pitching and defense. Neither team's b ...
    May 15, 2015 - 9:36 pm
  • Cubs win in 12th when Pirates outfielder falls on easy fly

    CHICAGO – Matt Szczur merely needed a fly to win the game. He just didn't think – and neither did anyone else at Wrigley Field – that the ball he hit ...
    May 15, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • Bass fishing: Faith Lutheran shut out on Day 1 at state

    The Faith Lutheran team of Austin Butler and Keewaydin Laws failed to catch any fish on Day 1 of the bass fishing state finals Friday at Carlyle Lake.
    May 15, 2015 - 6:50 pm
  • High School Girls Track and Field Insider: Huntley's Tess Miller Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekTess MillerHuntley, sr.Miller qualified in three events from the Class 3A Hononeg ...
    May 15, 2015 - 6:12 pm
  • High School Boys Track and Field Insider: Johnsburg's Bailey Stefka Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekBailey StefkaJohnsburg, sr.Stefka won the 100 meters, placed second in the 200 an ...
    May 15, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • MAC football attendance dropped more than 1,300 fans per game in 2014

    When the NCAA posted its 2014 college football attendance numbers, two of the teams with the biggest dropoffs from 2013 came from the Mid-American Con ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Ohio State took over from Michigan as nation's football attendance leader

    For the past 10 years, Big Ten football teams have held the top spot in the nation in attendance.And ...
    May 15, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • High school boys lacrosse: Cary-Grove tops Prairie Ridge

    Alec Johnson had four goals and three assists to lead the Cary-Grove boys lacrosse to the 18-3 win over Prairie Ridge at Cary.
    May 15, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Chicago Bulls ousted by Cleveland Cavaliers

    CHICAGO – No dominant performance by LeBron James. Not much from Kyrie Irving, either.Somehow, the C ...
    May 15, 2015 - 12:01 am
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