Prep Sports

  • HR 895 legislation on IHSA endorsed by House

    A House resolution seeking more transparency from the IHSA continued to gain traction Monday when legislators called a roll call vote to allow State R ...
    April 8, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • Baseball insider: McHenry's Robert Nagel athlete of week

    Athlete of the WeekRobert NagelMcHenry, SeniorNagel picked up two wins, both in relief pressure situ ...
    April 7, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Indoor, turf games give baseball, softball teams a leg up

    Early into the spring season, McHenry softball coach John DiFrancesca knew it would be difficult to get in a game with snow still dusting the field am ...
    April 6, 2014 - 7:27 pm
  • Jacobs tennis loaded at top of lineup

    Jacobs boys tennis player Kailash Panchapakesan had one major goal after a successful freshman season last year – improve his serve.
    April 7, 2014 - 8:04 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Grant KaleJacobsSeniorBaseball1. What’s your favorite wild animal?Lion, because it’s kind of like th ...
    April 6, 2014 - 2:56 am
  • I'm Just Saying ... with Elgin Community College volleyball coach Jason LeBlanc

    Jason LeBlanc has a history with Elgin Community College’s volleyball program. Now, he’s in charge of trying to create a buzz about a Spartans women’s ...
    April 6, 2014 - 2:41 am
  • Egekeze honored on News-Gazette's All-State team

    Huntley senior Amanze Egekeze was honored by the Champaign News-Gazette as an All-State Special Mention 50 player on Saturday.
    April 5, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • McHenry baseball tops Johnsburg in 12th inning

    McHENRY – Leave it to the player who was in the game for one pitch to end Saturday night’s marathon between the McHenry and Johnsburg baseball teams ...
    April 6, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Girls roundup: Marian Central softball goes 3-0 in Rockford East Invite

    The Marian Central softball team went 3-0 at the Rockford East Invite on Saturday in Rockford to win its pool. The Hurricanes won, 7-4, against Rockfo ...
    April 5, 2014 - 10:22 pm
  • Boys roundup: Skonieczny leads Huntley baseball over Hampshire

    Mark Skonieczny went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and two doubles to lead the Huntley baseball team to a 7-0 victory over Hampshire in FVC crossover play S ...
    April 5, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • Sargeant comes up with big hit in PR's baseball victory

    CRYSTAL LAKE – During a pitching duel, the tide turns on one big hit. That big hit Saturday came from Prairie Ridge designated hitter Marcus Sargeant ...
    April 5, 2014 - 8:22 pm
  • CL Central's slick fielding leads it past CL South

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Central baseball team put on a defensive show Saturday morning and helped starting pitcher Fred Birr pick up his first ...
    April 5, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Cary-Grove OL Trevor Ruhland picks up Notre Dame offer

    On his third recruiting visit to Notre Dame, Trevor Ruhland walked down the tunnel that leads from the Irish locker room to the field and slapped the ...
    April 5, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Hanselmann leads Cary-Grove past Boylan

    CARY – A warning to all those facing Cary-Grove’s Larkin Hanselmann this season: No leadoff at first base is safe.
    April 5, 2014 - 12:20 am
  • IHSA, lawmaker butt heads on HR 895

    IHSA Executive Director Marty Hickman believes the nonprofit organization he oversees is being targeted by the state representative that has introduce ...
    April 5, 2014 - 12:03 am
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