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  • High school football: Student sections battle to be the best

    CRYSTAL LAKE — A bolt of lightning lit up the night sky above Crystal Lake Central High School on a Thursday night earlier this season. It halted the ...
    NEW: Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:27 pm
  • Database: Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler vs. the NFL

    Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler's stats against the rest of the National Football League. ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 2:07 pm
  • Chicago Bears' defense regresses in home loss to Dolphins

    CHICAGO – One step forward, two steps back for the Bears defense. On the heels of its most complete ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 11:50 pm
  • Hinrich scores 26 points, Bulls beat Hornets

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Bulls' closer is almost back at full speed.Derrick Rose had 17 points in almos ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:45 pm
  • High School football: Crystal Lake South will need to be Cary-Grove to make playoffs

    CRYSTAL LAKE For Crystal Lake South, the goal is always the postseason. To keep the dream alive, the Gators would need to put together a stellar def ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • High school football: Johnsburg's Stefka left game with ankle injury

    BURLINGTON — Johnsburg senior fullback Bailey Stefka left Friday night’s 7-0 win over Burlington Central with an apparent ankle injury.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • High school football: Huntley's Altergott took over game

    “I don’t often single out one guy, but I think you changed the game,” Huntley head coach John Hart said to senior receiver Brandon Altergott after Fri ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • High school football: Sophomore QB Gibson leads Richmond-Burton to victory

    Friday night’s pressure-packed Richmond-Burton 29-28 win at North Boone was the first start of the year for sophomore quarterback Brady Gibson.
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 10:17 am
  • High school football insider: Jacobs, Crystal Lake South, Marian Central and Woodstock North all need a win to become playoff-eligible

    Northwest Herald Power Rankings1. Cary-Grove (8-0): The No. 1 team in Class 7A kept rolling along wi ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 9:52 am
  • Experience Chicago Bears Gameday Live

    Click here for your second screen today during the Chicago Bears-Miami Dolphins game. ...
    Oct. 19, 2014 - 8:20 am
  • Toews scores in OT as Blackhawks beat Predators

    CHICAGO – For the second straight game, the Chicago Blackhawks took lots of shots, but didn't have much to show for it.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Inside Girls Swimming:

    Athlete of the weekHANNAH LANGEMcHenry, so.Lange won the 500- and 200-yard freestyle events on Thurs ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Late penalty kills Irish bid to upset FSU

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – For a few seconds, it looked as if Everett Golson and Notre Dame had another streak-busting victory, this time against the defendi ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Girls roundup: Marengo wins 5th straight BNC Cross Country Meet title

    Marengo’s girls cross country dominance in the Big Northern Conference continues.The Indians, led by ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 10:21 pm
  • Boys cross country roundup: Johnsburg 3rd in BNC Meet

    WINNEBAGO – In what could be the first of four weekends in which three of the top Class 1A teams compete against one another, Johnsburg finished third ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 9:58 pm
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