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  • Conant overpowers Marian Central for Woodstock Tournament softball title

    WOODSTOCK – One month ago, a matchup against a team of Conant's caliber may have been daunting for the Marian Central softball team.
    April 26, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Ryan Sargent's hustle helps Jacobs baseball team edge CL South

    ALGONQUIN – Jacobs’ Ryan Sargent figured his sharply hit ball, like so many others he had struck recently, was destined to find a leather resting spot ...
    April 26, 2014 - 6:31 pm
  • McHenry's Jesse Reiser runs to 2 records at county meet

    HUNTLEY – McHenry junior Jesse Reiser relished the weekend in December when he traveled to Portland for the Nike Cross Country National Championships ...
    April 26, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Morgan Schulz carries C-G girls at county track meet

    HUNTLEY – Cary-Grove’s Morgan Schulz could not catch Jacobs’ Lauren Van Vlierbergen in the 800 meters, but neither could anyone else in the history of ...
    April 25, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Woodstock baseball team goes 9 inn. to beat Hampshire

    WOODSTOCK – For six innings Friday at Emricson Park, the Hampshire and Woodstock baseball teams found plenty of ways to score.
    July 21, 2014 - 2:32 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Nick Lahrman's HR in 9th lifts McHenry over D-C

    Nick Lahrman hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday to help the McHenry baseball team beat Dundee-Crown, 9-8, in Fox Valley ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Adam Kalish pitches Huntley past Prairie Ridge

    HUNTLEY – Adam Kalish hadn't made a start in two years. But when the Huntley baseball team found itself thin on pitching, the senior closer temporaril ...
    April 25, 2014 - 8:44 pm
  • Huntley takes top 2 spots in bass fishing sectional

    The Huntley bass fishing program has been around for only four years and is already showing signs it could be one of the better programs in the area f ...
    April 25, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Inside Track & Field: Johnsburg's Blankenship, McHenry's Opatrny Athletes of Week

    Athletes of the WeekBoysSam BlankenshipJohnsburg, jr.Blankenship led the Skyhawks to the team title ...
    April 25, 2014 - 5:01 pm
  • Prairie Ridge beats Cary-Grove in shootout

    CARY – Prairie Ridge players had been in the situation they were dealing with Thursday night against Cary-Grove earlier in the week, going to penalty ...
    April 25, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Huntley's McCloyn wins long jump, 3rd in shot put

    HUNTLEY – Huntley sophomore Tim McCloyn did not really have sufficient time to line up his steps for his regular event (the long jump) because he was ...
    April 25, 2014 - 12:49 am
  • Girls Prep Roundup: Woodstock soccer beats CLC in OT

    The Woodstock girls soccer team scored a golden goal just over three minutes into overtime to beat Crystal Lake Central, 1-0, at Crystal Lake in Fox V ...
    July 21, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Boys prep roundup: Jacobs baseball erases early deficit, beats Huntley

    Jacobs came back from a four-run deficit Thursday to beat Huntley, 11-6, in a Fox Valley Conference Valley Division baseball showdown in Huntley.
    July 18, 2014 - 1:20 pm
  • Inside Boys Tennis: Jacobs' Kendrick Chong Athlete of the Week

    Athlete of the WeekKendrick ChongJacobs, jr.Chong (14-2) helped the Golden Eagles to a second-place ...
    April 24, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Cary-Grove softball outscores Prairie Ridge

    CARY – When Cary-Grove’s softball team fell into an early four-run hole, Lisa Semro wasn’t worried.W ...
    April 24, 2014 - 1:04 am
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