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  • College softball: McHenry County College swept in doubleheader by Kankakee Community College

    McHenry County College was swept by Kankakee Community College in a doubleheader Friday in Crystal Lake. The Scots (0-4) lost, 10-1 in six innings and ...
    March 24, 2017 - 9:17 pm
  • On Campus: McHenry East grad Kelsea Cichocki swings hot bat for Western Michigan

    When Kelsea Cichocki steps into the batter’s box, she borrows a phrase from a golf movie to stay focused.
    March 24, 2017 - 7:27 pm
  • College basketball: Jacobs grad Chrishawn Orange of Augustana on D3hoops.com All-America 4th team

    Augustana sophomore Chrishawn Orange received another postseason honor Monday when the website D3hoops.com announced its All-America team.
    March 20, 2017 - 11:24 pm
  • At University of Illinois, Brad Underwood already feels at home

    CHAMPAIGN – Brad Underwood is back home.Although the 53-year-old was born in McPherson, Kansas, Illi ...
    March 20, 2017 - 7:12 pm
  • College basketball: Jacobs grad Crishawn Orange leads Augustana into D-III national championship game

    Chrishawn Orange has a chance to help Augustana College win the national championship that has eluded the school three times before. 
    March 17, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • On Campus: CLS grad Chanel Fanter helps Saint Xavier to NAIA title game appearance

    Losing the NAIA Division II national championship basketball game Tuesday didn’t make Chanel Fanter overly emotional.
    March 17, 2017 - 5:27 pm
  • Northwestern defeats Vanderbilt for first NCAA tournament win

    SALT LAKE CITY – What was he thinking?Northwestern got its first NCAA tournament victory, 68-66 over ...
    March 16, 2017 - 6:44 pm
  • College basketball: Huntley grad Amanze Egekeze helps Belmont upset Georgia in NIT

    ATHENS, Ga. – Dylan Windler scored 21 points and Belmont hit 14 3-pointers to beat Georgia 78-69 on Wednesday night in the first round of the NIT.
    March 15, 2017 - 9:09 pm
  • College baseball: McHenry County College wins 2 in South Carolina

    McHenry County College had no problem finding runs in its two baseball games Wednesday in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
    March 15, 2017 - 8:33 pm
  • College basketball: Jacobs grad Chrishawn Orange of Augustana earns all-district honor

    The postseason honors continue to roll in for Augustana sophomore Chrishawn Orange, although the best honor of all is that the Vikings (23-8) meet Wil ...
    March 15, 2017 - 8:28 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • College basketball: Jacobs grad Chrishawn Orange, Augustana reach D-III Final Four

    Two years ago, Chrishawn Orange watched from a distance as Augustana College finished as runner-up in the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Tournamen ...
    March 11, 2017 - 10:17 pm
  • College baseball: McHenry County College opens season with win, tie vs. Surry CC

    McHenry County College saw both ends of the spectrum in its baseball doubleheader Saturday at Surry Community College in Dobson, North Carolina.
    March 11, 2017 - 8:01 pm
  • On Campus: Huntley grad Omo Tseumah soars to 3rd Big East indoor high jump title

    Fifteen other women couldn’t keep Omo Tseumah from her third career Big East Conference indoor high jump championship.
    March 10, 2017 - 6:10 pm
  • Northwestern routs Rutgers behind 31-0 first-half run in Big Ten tournament

    WASHINGTON (AP) — As Northwestern scored basket after basket, guard Bryant McIntosh kept looking at the scoreboard and saw Rutgers was stuck on nine p ...
    March 9, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Women's basketball: McHenry Community College falls to Triton College

    McHenry Community College was handed a 75-72 home loss Tuesday by Triton College despite 18 points and 12 rebounds from Harvard grad Makenna Powell in ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 10:20 pm
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