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  • High school boys basketball: Johnsburg, Cary-Grove, Woodstock, Huntley, Richmond-Burton win tournament games

    Zach Beaugureau hit four 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead Cary-Grove to a 52-49 win over Marian Central in the Woodstock Hoops for Heali ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Edmonton Oilers thump Chicago Blackhawks, 5-0

    EDMONTON, Alberta – Leon Draisaitl scored twice, and Cam Talbot made 31 saves for his third shutout of the season, helping the Edmonton Oilers beat th ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • High school girls basketball: Richmond-Burton falls to Wauconda

    GIRLS BASKETBALLMackenzie Hahn scored five points and Kayla Malec had four to lead Richmond-Burton i ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 10:39 pm
  • High school boys basketball: Sycamore tops Dundee-Crown in Strombom tournament

    SYCAMORE – Jack Mizgalski and James Marcinkowski looked like they were in midseason form in the season opener.
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • PHOTOS: Crystal Lake South vs. Lakes boys basketball

    Nov. 21, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • High school basketball: McHenry can't beat buzzer, falls to Hononegah

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Gavin Markgraff scored from long range, midrange, drove to the basket for 3-point plays and snagged a game-high 11 rebounds for McHenry ...
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 11:57 pm
  • High school football: Safety Blake Lemcke anchors Johnsburg secondary, special teams

    Game-saving tackles don’t often come in the second quarter.In Friday’s Class 4A state semifinal game ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Illinois High School Football Podcast: Previewing Johnsburg and Prairie Ridge... and about that Class 7A semifinal

    Northwest Herald sports writer Joe Stevenson and Kankakee Daily Journal sports writers Steve Soucie and Kyle Nabors talk about the IHSA football playo ...
    Nov. 22, 2016 - 12:00 am
  • From the Editor's Desk: Johnsburg, PR taking fans on a fun ride

    Many McHenry County families will be traveling this week to join out-of-town loved ones in celebration of Thanksgiving.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:23 am
  • Jimmy Butler's 40 points boost Chicago Bulls past L.A. Lakers

    LOS ANGELES – Jimmy Butler scored a season-high 40 points and Isaiah Canaan added a season-high 17 in the Bulls' fifth victory in six games, 118-110 o ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 11:23 pm
  • Injury to insult: Miller, Floyd go down in 8th loss of season

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Bears rookie Ben Braunecker said watching fellow tight end Zach Miller leave with an injury Sunday against the New York Giants ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 11:07 pm
  • High school wrestling preview: 2016-17 team capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: William Petersen (First year)Last season: 4-13 dual recordTop ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 9:19 pm
  • High school wrestling preview: Crystal Lake Central's Lenny Petersen tries to re-create state-title success

    Crystal Lake Central wrestling coach Justen Lehr planted the seed of this year’s motivation early for Tigers senior Lenny Petersen.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • High school wrestling preview: Five to watch

    Lenny Petersen Crystal Lake Central, sr.The area’s only returning state champion. Petersen went 41-4 ...
    Nov. 20, 2016 - 6:05 pm
  • High school football: Prairie Ridge, Johnsburg prepare for state finals

    In the thrill of the moment, two of Prairie Ridge’s leaders maintained their focus on the bigger picture.
    Nov. 21, 2016 - 12:47 am
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