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  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Ryan KohlPrairie RidgeSeniorTennis1. If you could have a sandwich named in your honor, what would be ...
    May 3, 2014 - 5:35 pm
  • Inside Track and Field: McHenry's Reiser, C-G's Schulz Athletes of Week

    Athletes of the WeekBoysJesse ReiserMcHenry, jr.Reiser set records for the 1,600 and 3,200 meters at ...
    May 2, 2014 - 6:09 pm
  • Kings hockey players bond, find success

    The crest on the front of Jake Hamilton's hockey sweater isn't overly complicated and yet represents more than meets the eye.
    May 3, 2014 - 12:13 am
  • Prep Roundup: CL South blanks McHenry in girls soccer

    The Crystal Lake South girls soccer team scored a goal in each half Thursday to defeat McHenry, 2-0, in Fox Valley Conference Valley Division play in ...
    July 18, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • McHenry baseball team stuns Woodstock in 7th

    McHENRY – Remaining upbeat in their dugout proved difficult for McHenry’s players as one thing after another piled up in Woodstock’s favor.
    May 2, 2014 - 12:30 am
  • Cary-Grove girls soccer team holds off Huntley

    CARY – The Cary-Grove girls soccer team knew it would need its best effort of the season to knock off Huntley on Thursday night, and that’s what the T ...
    May 1, 2014 - 9:46 pm
  • Inside Boys Tennis: McHenry doubles team of Higgin/Maher Athletes of Week

    Athletes of the WeekNick HigginMcHenry, sr.Jacob MaherMcHenry, jr.The No. 1 doubles team of Higgin a ...
    May 1, 2014 - 5:24 pm
  • Johnsburg to host All-American Wrestling Clinic

    Johnsburg High School will conduct an All-American Wrestling Clinic from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m May 10.Skyh ...
    May 1, 2014 - 4:25 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Richmond-Burton's Kaska fans 15, beats Marengo

    Mike Kaska's remarkable season keeps becoming more amazing every time he takes the mound.On Thursday ...
    July 18, 2014 - 1:14 pm
  • Prep Zone: 'Challenge' lured Huntley's Manning to Schaumburg

    The success Huntley experienced in boys basketball over the past eight years made a significant decision both tough and easy for Marty Manning.
    April 30, 2014 - 10:41 pm
  • Collin Ridout, Johnsburg blank Hampshire

    JOHNSBURG – Johnsburg’s baseball team has relied heavily on Collin Ridout and Kevin Kordik through their high school careers and often received favora ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Maty Brincks, Harvard stop Woodstock for softball win

    WOODSTOCK – The cold and windy conditions gave Harvard starting pitcher Maty Brincks plenty of extra motivation to work quickly and efficiently Wednes ...
    April 30, 2014 - 8:41 pm
  • Mahaffy outduels Crystal Lake South's Massie in Crystal Lake Central win

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central starting pitcher Megan Mahaffy and Crystal Lake South pitcher Hailee Massie have had to battle more than just oppo ...
    May 1, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Inside Girls Soccer: McHenry's Senn-Raemont Athlete of Week

    Player of the WeekAvalon Senn-RaemontMcHenry, sr.Avalon Senn-Raemont helped McHenry go 4-2 the past ...
    April 30, 2014 - 5:42 pm
  • Inside Girls Softball: Hampshire's Haley Widmayer is Athlete of the week

    Player of the WeekHaley WidmayerHampshire, jr., PWidmayer was nearly unhittable on the mound in Fox ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:22 pm
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