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  • High school football: Prairie Ridge tops Woodstock North

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge no longer sets up every kickoff return to be a reverse in which a handoff is made, or faked, between the two deep men.
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:05 am
  • High school football: Crystal Lake South beats Jacobs

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The objective is simple for Crystal Lake South. Win the final two games and qualify for the playoffs.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Dolphins need LBs to focus on Forte

    You’ve probably been hearing about Cameron Wake, Ryan Tannehill and Mike Wallace of the Miami Dolphins all week as the fish (I know, dolphins are actu ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • High school football: Johnsburg beats Burlington Central, clinches share of BNC East

    BURLINGTON — After the slugfest ended, after the handshake, after the seventh consecutive victory, the Johnsburg football players took a knee in the w ...
    Oct. 18, 2014 - 12:11 am
  • High school football: Marengo beats Rockford Christian, becomes playoff-eligible

    MARENGO – Adam Roudabush handed the ball to the referee and jogged to the Marengo sideline, where coach Matt Lynch was waiting with a smile.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • High school football: Huntley beats McHenry

    HUNTLEY – John Hart wasn’t a very happy man Friday night, considering he had just won seven games in a season for the first time as Huntley’s head coa ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:59 pm
  • Prep Roundup: Hampshire High School boys soccer team rolls in regional opener

    Hampshire defeated Sandwich, 7-1, Friday at the boys soccer Class 2A Burlington Central Regional on Friday in Hampshire.  
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:55 pm
  • Briggs, Conte ruled out against Miami

    LAKE FOREST – Bears linebacker Lance Briggs and safety Chris Conte did not practice Friday and were ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolp ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:43 pm
  • High school football: Alden-Hebron beats North Shore Country Day

    HEBRON – With rented lights illuminating the field for the Alden-Hebron’s regular-season home finale, the Giants received a prime-time rushing perform ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:19 pm
  • High school football: Woodstock falls to Champaign Central

    Woodstock scored two second-half touchdowns, but it wasn't enough in a 28-14 home loss to Champaign Central.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:10 pm
  • MCC women's volleyball team starts Kishwaukee/Rock Valley Tournament 1-1

    McHenry County College's women's volleyball team defeated Kalamazoo on Friday, 18-25, 25-22, 21-25, 25-22, 15-13, but lost to Carl Sandberg, 25-23, 31 ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:34 pm
  • Inside Girls Tennis: Crystal Lake Central High School doubles players Athletes of Week

    Athletes of the WeekAnna Marchetti, sr.Sarah Yoon, jr.Crystal Lake CentralMarchetti and Yoon rolled ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 8:45 pm
  • On Campus: Marengo High School grad Diedrick helps Carroll football offense roll

    Senior running back Lamont Williams has scored nine rushing touchdowns this season for Carroll University’s football team.
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 8:34 pm
  • High school girls golf: Richmond-Burton tied for 5th at state finals

    Class A State Final: At Red Tail Run Golf Course in Decatur, Richmond-Burton sophomore Mackenzie Hahn shot an 81 to lead the Rockets. R-B is making it ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 6:41 pm
  • High school golf: Prairie Ridge's Ethan Farnam 2 shots off state lead

    Prairie Ridge's Ethan Farnam leads all area golfers in the Class 3A tournament, shooting a 2-over-par 74 and is tied for fourth at The Den in Fox Cree ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 10:18 pm
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