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  • Crystal Lake South's McCaughn resigns

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  • Marian Central grad Steve Zubrzycki strengthens Concordia baseball team

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  • Four area players honored on New-Gazette's all-state teams

    Huntley sophomore forward Ali Andrews has been named to the Champaign News-Gazette's all-state second team.
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  • Wrigley Field begins 100th season

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  • Prep roundup: Cary-Grove baseball beats Hampshire

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  • Jacobs' Peltier, short sleeves and all, holds off Woodstock

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  • Cary-Grove's Ruhland hoping for Michigan State, Notre Dame offers

    At this point in Trevor Ruhland's college recruitment, Michigan State and Notre Dame have become familiar destinations.
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  • Recruiting Notes: CL Central's Dalman to Montana

    Claire Dalman experienced an eventful winter, which culminated in February with an IHSA award and signing her National Letter of Intent.
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  • Wrigley Field opens anniversary season Friday

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  • Cubs edge Pirates 3-2 to pick up first win

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  • Jordan Lynch to work out privately for Bears

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  • Ask Hub: Could the Bears target C.J. Fiedorowicz in the draft?

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