Prep Sports

  • Kaska's no-hitter leads R-B past Harvard

    HARVARD – As Richmond-Burton pitcher Mike Kaska approached the plate in the first with a runner in scoring position, a teammate offered the obligatory ...
    April 18, 2014 - 12:55 am
  • Huntley takes advantage of Johnsburg errors

    JOHNSBURG – In the game of baseball, you can’t give a team extra outs and expect to win. Just ask Johnsburg. Huntley took advantage of six Skyhawks er ...
    April 17, 2014 - 9:01 pm
  • Inside Boys Tennis: PR doubles team players of week

    Athletes of the WeekMatt AltmanPrairie Ridge, sr.Garrett LocherPrairie Ridge, so.Altman and Locher w ...
    April 17, 2014 - 7:25 pm
  • New Harvard coaches set to begin

    HARVARD – When Mark Payne originally applied for the Harvard wrestling position, he wasn’t aware of the school’s rich tradition in that sport.
    April 17, 2014 - 4:03 pm
  • Woodstock, Woodstock North to make move to new league official

    In a week when the Kishwaukee River Conference's membership has grown to five teams, Woodstock and Woodstock North will look to make their move offici ...
    April 17, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Harvard plans to leave BNC for Kishwaukee River Conference

    HARVARD – Harvard will join Marengo in submitting its plans to leave the Big Northern Conference when BNC principals hold their Board of Control meeti ...
    April 17, 2014 - 12:47 am
  • Prep Roundup: Hampshire's Haley Widmayer no-hits Woodstock North

    Haley Widmayer threw a five-inning no-hitter for Hampshire on Wednesday, striking out eight and walking three in the Whip-Purs' 11-0 Fox Valley Confer ...
    April 16, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • McHenry softball team rebounds, routs Cary-Gove

    McHENRY –Over the course of five lesson-producing losses this spring, McHenry's softball team waited patiently for its offense to come around.
    April 17, 2014 - 12:42 am
  • Prairie Ridge softball team shows pop, beats Huntley

    CRYSTAL LAKE –Whenever the Prairie Ridge softball team finds itself trailing, the Wolves don't panic.
    April 16, 2014 - 8:24 pm
  • Jacobs' Alyssa Lach races home with winning run against CL South

    ALGONQUIN – With the score tied in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday, Alyssa Lach was just trying to get a good lead off second base with no ...
    April 16, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Inside Girls Soccer: Cary-Grove's Carli Petersen Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekCARLI PETERSENCary-Grove, so.Petersen has led the Trojans to five consecutive win ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:03 pm
  • Jacobs' Vosnos takes AD job at Homewood-Flossmoor

    In sports parlance, Dan Vosnos scouted Homewood-Flossmoor thoroughly.When he learned H-F was hiring ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:55 pm
  • Prep Roundup: R-B soccer gets BNC win

    With a little over a week to think about a loss to Rockford Christian on April 7, the Richmond-Burton girls soccer team came out ready for revenge on ...
    April 15, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Nichols-Hogle returns to Woodstock as girls basketball coach

    When Jen Nichols-Hogle took over the Alden-Hebron girls basketball program last year, she told athletic director John Lalor there were only two things ...
    April 15, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • All goes right for Johnsburg in win over Cary-Grove

    CARY – The Johnsburg baseball team used excellent starting pitching, timely hitting, and good defense to beat Cary-Grove 8-1 in a Fox Valley Conferenc ...
    April 15, 2014 - 8:51 pm
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