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  • Bumgarner seals deal for Giants

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A giant, indeed.Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series perfo ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:27 am
  • Gasol helps Bulls blow out Knicks in Rose's return

    NEW YORK – Derrick Rose spent way too much time sitting and watching the last two seasons.Yet he was ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • MCC men's soccer team falls in Region IV semifinals

    The McHenry County College men's soccer team was shut out in the Region IV semifinals against Morton, 3-0, Wednesday in Cicero. Cristian Quiros made f ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:25 pm
  • High School Soccer: Crystal Lake South, Huntley fall in sectional semifinals

    DEKALB – Crystal Lake South knew it was up against one of the better teams in the state in Class 3A when it faced Boylan on Wednesday night in the DeK ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • High school boys soccer: Marian Central makes sectional final

    GRAYSLAKE – The Marian Central boys soccer team came into Wednesday's Class 2A Grayslake Central Sectional semifinal determined to avoid a repeat of h ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Northwest Herald Football Player of the Week: Johnsburg's Alex Peete

    Johnsburg sophomore running back Alex Peete carried the ball 20 times for 252 yards and four touchdowns Friday as the Skyhawks defeated Harvard, 62-14 ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears have disappointed, but why are we surprised?

    If you are like most of the people I’ve been talking to on the radio, or the gang that’s emailing me regularly or just most of the folks I bump into o ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Inside Girls Volleyball: Johnsburg's Abby Majercik Athlete of Week

    Athlete of the WeekAbby MajercikJohnsburg, jr., SMajercik led the Skyhawks to a three-game upset of ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 7:47 pm
  • High school football: Johnsburg hopes newfound success becomes the norm

    JOHNSBURG – This is a story that is often told, about the bond between a recovering small town and its gutty football team.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Rowing: Crystal Lake Central High School's Chase Shepley to sign with Stanford

    Chase Shepley’s athletic career took an unexpected turn in the summer of 2012, when she started traveling on top of water rather than through it.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:24 pm
  • Outdoors: Illinois governor candidates Pat Quinn, Bruce Rauner talk issues, Part II

    There is plenty to debate about in the race to become Illinois governor in the election Nov. 4. That's why I asked the two candidates, Democratic incu ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:26 am
  • Watch: The Huddle: Huntley QB Anthony Binetti and unlikely playoff runs

    Joe Stevenson interviews Huntley quarterback Anthony Binetti and answers an #AskJoe question on unlikely playoff runs.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Watch: The Huddle: Class 1A and Class 4A breakdowns

    Joe Stevenson and Les Johnson break down the local prep football teams in the Class 4A and Class 1A playoffs.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Gibson leads Ducks past Blackhawks

    CHICAGO – John Gibson provided just enough time for Devante Smith-Pelly to come up with a big play, and then the goaltender finished the job.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:19 am
  • World Series: Royals rout Giants 10-0 to force Game 7

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The raucous roar at Kauffman Stadium swelled with every batter in the second inning and then got louder the rest of the night.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 1:15 am
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