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  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Baker set for D-III nationals

    When Lina Baker threw the hammer 182 feet, 9 inches last month – a school record at NCAA Division III North Central College – she was underwhelmed.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • On Campus: Prairie Ridge grad Nirva set to compete in D-II nationals

    The start to Samantha Nirva’s outdoor track season at Indiana’s St. Joseph’s College included some leftover frustration from the indoor season.
    May 21, 2015 - 10:02 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
  • NIU women's basketball coach Bennett received 20-month buyout after resignation

    On April 29, Northern Illinois sent out a press release announcing that women's basketball coach Kathi Bennett had resigned after five seasons, with a ...
    May 12, 2015 - 6:40 pm
  • C-G grad helps Loyola to second straight title

    STANFORD, Calif. – Player of the year Thomas Jaeschke had 20 kills, and Loyola successfully defended its NCAA men’s volleyball championship with a fiv ...
    May 10, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • College baseball: MCC advances to Region IV Sectional finals

    The McHenry County College baseball team started the postseason Saturday with two wins in the Region IV Sectional at Des Plaines.
    May 9, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • On Campus: Marengo grads Carlson, Kissack help Rock Valley softball team

    The first season of college softball for Marengo graduates Taylor Carlson and Abby Kissack has involved a major adjustment.The first season of college ...
    May 9, 2015 - 12:05 am
  • CL Central grad Lexi Harkins returns to Midwest for NCAA golf regional

    Lexi Harkins says her freshman year at North Carolina has gone even better than she imagined. From a golf standpoint, the numbers make it easy to see ...
    May 3, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • MCC baseball team reaches 40 wins in sweep

    The McHenry County College baseball team swept a doubleheader against Moraine Valley Community College on Friday in Palos Hills to win their 39th and ...
    May 1, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • College baseball: McHenry County College tops Triton College in 9th

    Huntley graduate Tyler Mindak singled with the bases loaded in the ninth inning Thursday to break a tie and give the McHenry County College baseball t ...
    April 30, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • McHenry County College baseball sweeps Milwaukee Area Technical College

    The McHenry County College baseball team swept its doubleheader against Milwaukee Area Technical College in nonconference play in Milwaukee.
    April 29, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • On Campus: Jacobs grad Alyssa Lach powers Butler in Big East softball

    Playing in Big East Conference softball games has brought out the best in Jacobs graduate Alyssa Lach.
    April 24, 2015 - 5:44 pm
  • McHenry County College softball splits with Morton

    The McHenry County College softball team split a doubleheader with Morton College in Cicero.The Scot ...
    April 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • McHenry County College baseball sweeps Judson JV

    The McHenry County College baseball team swept a doubleheader Thursday against Judson University's JV team in Crystal Lake.
    April 23, 2015 - 9:24 pm
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