Prep Sports

  • Crystal Lake South's Wille hits game-winner

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake South’s Paul Wille approached his final at-bat with knowledge and motivation.
    April 2, 2014 - 9:26 am
  • Video: Crystal Lake Central soccer beats Marian Central

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Central had plenty of chances to score in the first half of Tuesday’s non-conference game at home against Marian Central b ...
    April 2, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Concussion certification bill passes House

    More than a year after she started investigating head injuries among high school athletes, State Rep. Carol Sente understands unanswered questions sti ...
    April 2, 2014 - 1:36 pm
  • Cary-Grove beats Fremd in home opener

    CARY – If a team can set its identity early in the season, Cary-Grove’s might be play to the final out. The Trojans sent nine batters to the plate and ...
    April 1, 2014 - 1:36 pm
  • Prep Roundup: McHenry baseball opens with win

    In McHenry baseball's season opener, the Warriors went to Waukegan and won, 6-4. Jack Glosson went 2-for-3 with two doubles and a run batted in for Mc ...
    March 31, 2014 - 10:38 pm
  • Lineups set for All-Star Extravaganza

    HEBRON – The rosters are set for the McHenry County Area All-Star Basketball Extravaganza, which will take place at Alden-Hebron’s Tigard Gymnasium on ...
    March 31, 2014 - 10:18 pm
  • Woodstock puts up big numbers in five-inning win

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock thought it experienced a rough second inning when Belvidere batted around, scoring four runs with only one hit.
    March 31, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • McHenry’s scores early in win over CLC

    McHENRY – After scoring just three runs and being shutout once in its first two games, the McHenry softball team was looking to get some offense going ...
    March 31, 2014 - 9:57 pm
  • Hampshire baseball falls to DeKalb in opener

    DeKALB – Prior to Monday's game at DeKalb, Hampshire took its customary infield practice.Unfortunate ...
    April 1, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Boys track and field preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Layne Holter (21st season)Last year’s finish: Fifth in FVCTop ...
    March 30, 2014 - 9:45 pm
  • Girls track and field preview capsules

    Fox Valley ConferenceCary-GroveCoach: Mark Anderson (14th season)Last year’s finish: FVC championTop ...
    March 30, 2014 - 9:00 pm
  • Cary-Grove’s Hurley gains knowledge from mentor Freeman

    Everything points toward Cary-Grove junior thrower Ricky Hurley having a highly productive spring. H ...
    March 31, 2014 - 8:36 am
  • Prep roundup: Beattie, Van Vlierbergen win titles at Illinois Prep Top Times

    Woodstock’s Maura Beattie and Jacobs’ Lauren Van Vlierbergen are definitely ready for the outdoor track and field season.
    March 29, 2014 - 11:32 pm
  • Marian Central prepares for move to East Suburban Catholic Conference

    Marian Central’s athletes and fans may need some time to adjust and learn about fellow members in its new conference for the 2014-15 school year.
    March 31, 2014 - 10:19 am
  • Prep Zone Pop Quiz

    Austin ButtsWoodstockJuniorBaseball1. Who’s your favorite professional athlete?Paul Konerko. I like ...
    March 29, 2014 - 6:49 pm
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