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  • Rivals ready for McHenry County track meet

    Jacobs’ Lauren Van Vlierbergen and McHenry’s Lauren Opatrny will be pushing each other late Friday night in what could be the fastest girls 1,600 mete ...
    NEW: April 23, 2014 - 6:51 pm
  • Cary-Grove's Ruhland verbally commits to Notre Dame

    For 10 days, Trevor Ruhland knew his mind was made up.Ever since Notre Dame had offered the Cary-Gro ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Inside Girls Soccer: Crystal Lake Central's Dayton player of week

    Athlete of the WeekCaitlyn Dayton, Crystal Lake Central senior goalkeeperDayton has been a force in ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:41 pm
  • Party a century in the making for Wrigley Field

    CHICAGO – There was a giant replica cake right next to the Ernie Banks statue, and an old-time band played as fans made their way through the main ent ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:31 pm
  • Sarley: Spots open on Louisiana trip

    Everyone knows what a “bucket list” is and quite probably, most of us have one. It is even more likely to pen a bucket list the older you become.
    April 23, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Photos: Wrigley at 100

    Photos celebrating 100 years of Wrigley Field ...
    April 23, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Happy 100th, Wrigley Field! A few memories

    CHICAGO – Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs, marks the 100th anniversary of its first game on Wednesday with a matchup against Arizona. The ...
    April 23, 2014 - 8:45 am
  • Scorekeeper at Wrigley practices dying art

    CHICAGO – Inside a dusty, dimly lit chamber of steel catwalks, Darryl Wilson peers out a square hole and into one of baseball's most revered shrines.
    April 23, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Tech boom presents new wrinkles for Wrigley Field

    CHICAGO – During a recent game at Wrigley Field, John Weber was using a pencil and scorecard to expertly track the game between his hometown Cubs and ...
    April 23, 2014 - 8:39 am
  • Hammel, Olt lead Cubs past D'backs

    CHICAGO – Jason Hammel is certain the Cubs are better than their record so far.Hammel pitched seven ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:49 am
  • Leesman struggles, White Sox lose to Tigers

    DETROIT – What was supposed to be a matchup of AL Central aces instead turned into a rough night for the Chicago White Sox.
    April 23, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • Wizards beat Bulls in OT to take 2-0 lead

    CHICAGO – Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards be ...
    April 23, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • McHenry soccer breaks streak, beats Cary-Grove

    MCHENRY – The McHenry soccer team did something Tuesday they hadn’t done since George W. Bush was president, the White Sox had just won the World Seri ...
    April 22, 2014 - 11:04 pm
  • Girls prep roundup: Woodstock soccer beats Johnsburg

    The Woodstock girls soccer team scored with three seconds left in regulation to tie Johnsburg and then won on a golden goal in overtime 2-1 in Fox Val ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Boys prep roundup: R-B baseball edges G-K

    Joe Dittmar hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning to lead the Richmond-Burton baseball team to a 3-2 win over Genoa Kingston in Bi ...
    April 22, 2014 - 10:10 pm
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