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  • Infographic: Football conference enrollment in McHenry County

    In the past year, nine area schools have announced their intentions to leave for new conferences, effective in 2016.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 5:43 pm
  • High school football: Northwest Herald Player of the Week candidates

    Alex Peete, Johnsburg Peete rushed 24 times for 233 yards and two touchdowns as the Skyhawks, who we ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • Inside Girls Swimming: Crystal Lake co-op's Valerie Tarazi Athlete of Week

    Athlete of the WeekValerie TaraziCrystal Lake co-op, fr.Tarazi took first at the York Invitational o ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • Northwestern stuns Penn State

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Trevor Siemian ran for three touchdowns and passed for 258 yards to lead Northwestern past Penn State, 29-6, on Saturday.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 4:12 pm
  • Vote for your all-sport Athlete of the Week

    Vote for you all-sport Athlete of the Week here from Saturday until Monday at 7 p.m. ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Hampshire wins at Urbana

    Hampshire's defense came up when it needed to, stopping a two-point conversion with three minutes left to beat Urbana 22-20.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Marian Central can't capitalize against Joliet Catholic

    WOODSTOCK – In the early minutes of the fourth quarter of Friday night's East Suburban Catholic Conference meeting between Marian Central and visiting ...
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Woodstock wins first game, pulling away from Grayslake Central

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Blue Streaks’ 50-15 homecoming win over Grayslake Central could not be described as anything else but a “team victory,” a te ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Johnsburg dominates Richmond-Burton

    JOHNSBURG – Big Northern Conference football teams are going to get tired of chasing Johnsburg sophomore running back Alex Peete for two more seasons.
    Sept. 27, 2014 - 12:09 am
  • Cary-Grove keeps rolling, beats Huntley

    CARY – Huntley football coach John Hart preaches separation.Score the extra touchdown. Stretch the l ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Titus Booker leads Grayslake North past Prairie Ridge

    GRAYSLAKE – If you are a fan of running the football, then Grayslake North High School was the place for you on Friday night. A battle took place betw ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:44 pm
  • Jacobs beats Dundee-Crown for fourth win in a row

    ALGONQUIN – Time after time, Jacobs sophomore quarterback Chris Katrenick dropped back to pass and had all day to throw.
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:15 pm
  • Coghlan helps Cubs beat Brewers

    MILWAUKEE – Chris Coghlan hit a leadoff homer in the first, and Javier Baez had his second career three-hit game, leading the Cubs to a 6-4 victory ov ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Marengo beats Harvard for first time since 2002

    HARVARD – In two weeks, Marengo has erased 22 years of losing to its biggest rivals.The latest win, ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Dominant rushing attack carries Crystal Lake South to victory over McHenry

    McHENRY –After scoring zero touchdowns in its Week 4 loss to Crystal Lake Central, Crystal Lake South worked on trying to move the ball more efficient ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 11:47 pm
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