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  • Hearings on IHSA begin Tuesday

    Marty Hickman has spent more than a month now on the defensive, guarding against what he characterizes as being unfairly targeted by a zealous state l ...
    May 19, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Inside Baseball: Johnsburg's Collin Ridout Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekCollin RidoutJohnsburg, sr.Ridout continued making major contributions for the Sk ...
    July 21, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • I'm Just Saying... with Marian Central QB Billy Bahl

    Even with 10 scholarship offers to choose from, Billy Bahl still is adjusting to being a Division I football recruit. After watching former Marian Cen ...
    May 18, 2014 - 12:29 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Jimmy KrengerWoodstock NorthJuniorFootball, track and field1. What’s the most embarrassing thing tha ...
    July 21, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • Johnsburg tops R-B in overtime to win regional

    HARVARD – To say that the Johnsburg and Richmond-Burton girls soccer teams are familiar with each other is an understatement. The two havein the regio ...
    May 18, 2014 - 12:32 am
  • Sources: Benson will take Huntley basketball position

    Will Benson, who led Marengo’s boys basketball team to its best season since 2000, will be Huntley’s new varsity boys basketball coach according to mu ...
    May 17, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Huntley baseball tops Woodstock

    HUNTLEY – Senior Adam Kalish pitched six innings, allowing one run and striking out three, in Huntley's 6-1 Fox Valley Conference crossover baseball w ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Prep Zone: Baseball teams take swing at cancer

    HAMPSHIRE – Woodstock North center fielder Josh Jandron had no difficulty selecting a bat from the multitude of colored sticks supplied by Hoosier Bat ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • Crystal Lake South's Ryan Wilkening comes close to no-hitter as Gators beat Cary-Grove

    CARY – One strike away. That was all Crystal Lake South pitcher Ryan Wilkening was from the greatest ...
    May 18, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Prairie Ridge's Daniel Burris settles down as Wolves outlast McHenry

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge baseball coach Glen Pecoraro had thoughts of pulling pitcher Daniel Burris in the middle of a five-run second inning ag ...
    July 21, 2014 - 4:38 pm
  • 16th-inning bunt propels Prairie Ridge past McHenry

    McHenry — The Prairie Ridge baseball team wasn’t expecting to play its first night game of the season until next week. But a funny thing happened in i ...
    May 16, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Johnsburg baseball beats CL Central

    JOHNSBURG – Johnsburg catcher BJ Garcia came to the plate in the bottom of the sixth inning with men on first and second in a 4-4 tie with one goal in ...
    July 21, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Fox Valley Conference announces all-league lacrosse selections

    Cary-Grove's Fox Valley Conference champion lacrosse team was well represented on the FVC's all-conference team, which was recently announced. C-G put ...
    May 16, 2014 - 12:26 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Harvard's Piechocki throws no-hitter

    Harvard’s Matt Piechocki threw a no-hitter, striking out nine, in an 11-0, six-inning Big Northern Conference East Division win against Marengo (8-13 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Hampshire's Goebbert traded to Padres

    For several days, Jake Goebbert did his best to ignore the rumors that he could be traded.On Wednesd ...
    May 15, 2014 - 5:06 pm
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