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  • Barrington softball knocks off Cary-Grove

    CARY – The Cary-Grove softball team knew it could not let Barrington take an early lead, no matter how small, in Friday’s Class 4A C-G Regional final.
    May 31, 2014 - 8:52 am
  • Prep Roundup: Jacobs tops D-C on Vandewalker's HR in 11th

    Danny Vandewalker hit a two-run home run in the top of the 11th inning Thursday in Carpentersville to lead Jacobs to a 4-2 Fox Valley Conference Valle ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:25 pm
  • Hammond, Mathis eager to help Alden-Hebron basketball programs

    When Marty Hammond was asked his year of graduation from Alden-Hebron, he went for the school’s most famous class ever.
    July 18, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Huntley finishes CL South, wins FVC Valley baseball title outright

    HUNTLEY – Many of Huntley’s baseball players remembered that sharing the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division championship a year ago felt somewhat u ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • Prep Roundup: A-H softball advances to regional final

    Win or lose, Alden-Hebron’s senior-less softball lineup can hit the ball. The No. 2 seeded Giants de ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Cary-Grove baseball plays spoiler against Jacobs

    ALGONQUIN – While Jacobs was playing for the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division title, Cary-Grove was just playing to try and feel better about its ...
    July 21, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • Cary-Grove lacrosse advances

    Before Wednesday’s game, Cary-Grove boys lacrosse coach Brendan Gorman decided to add numerous JV players on his varsity roster, hoping to give each p ...
    May 21, 2014 - 9:22 pm
  • Prep Zone: Lehr prepares for charity cut

    Justen Lehr is prepared for the worst haircut of his life.He’s actually looking forward to it.The Cr ...
    July 21, 2014 - 9:41 am
  • Prep Roundup: R-B baseball beats McHenry

    The Richmond-Burton baseball team beat McHenry 8-4 in nonconference play in a game completed from the May 12 game at Petersen Park in McHenry.
    July 21, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Huntley and Jacobs remain in dead heat in FVC baseball

    Huntley and Jacobs, who are vying for the Fox Valley Conference Valley Division baseball championship, played 14 1/2 innings in their respective games ...
    May 20, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • IHSA defends itself to House committee

    In what could be the first of three hearings of its kind, Illinois High School Association Executive Director Marty Hickman sat in front of panel of s ...
    May 20, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • IHSA defends its organization before House panel

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois not-for-profit group that hosts prep activities from basketball to chess has defended its financial records before a panel ...
    May 20, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • Harvard board will now vote on conference move

    At April's school board meeting, Harvard principal Rob Zielinski said the board didn't need to vote for his school to leave the Big Northern Conferenc ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Jack Glosson steals win for McHenry at CL South

    Jack Glosson stole home in the top of the seventh inning to give the McHenry baseball team a 6-5 win over Crystal Lake South in Fox Valley Conference ...
    July 21, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Jacobs tops Cary-Grove to keep pace at top of FVC Valley

    CARY – Pressure? What pressure?Jacobs’ Ryan Sargent knew what was at stake with his team heading int ...
    May 19, 2014 - 11:28 pm
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